dra Energy’s 2.2 GW combined cycle power plant is now operating in Alor Gajah, Malacca, Malaysia.
April 4 (Renewables Now) – Asset manager Capital Dynamics has closed the sale of a 97.3-MW onshore wind portfolio in the UK to Vantage RE Ltd, a unit of Malaysian utility Tenaga Nasional Bhd (KLSE:TENAGA).
PETALING JAYA: Former prime minister Najib Razak insists that the government offer a loan guarantee to Sapura Energy Bhd in order to save its oil reserves from falling into foreign hands before its full potential can be realised.
KOTA KINABALU: The government aims to increase green energy or Renewable Energy (RE) generation to 18,000 megawatts (MW) by 2035 compared to 8,700 MW currently.
ALOR GAJAH: The government does not export the renewable energy it produces, but instead uses it to attract more investors to the country, says Energy and Natural Resources Minister Datuk Seri Takiyuddin Hassan.
The Malaysian unit of Mondelez International (NASDAQ:MDLZ), owner of snack brands such as Oreo, Milka and Cadbury, has contracted carbon neutrality solutions provider NEFIN Group to install solar panels on the rooftops of its two local manufacturing plants.
Petronas has signed a memorandum of understanding with Schlumberger to jointly explore opportunities in the areas of sustainability, digital and Internet of Things (IoT) technologies, as well as research and development projects.
Malaysia’s Petronas has signed production sharing contracts (PSCs) for five offshore exploration blocks, namely SB412, 2W, and X located off the coast of Sabah, and SK439/SK440 situated off the coast of Sarawak. Significantly, Shell has signed up for ultra-deepwater exploration acreage.
The outlook for liquefied natural gas (LNG) production in Asia has taken a positive turn following Mubadala Petroleum starting first gas flows from Pegaga to the Petronas-led Bintulu LNG export complex in Malaysia.
KOTA KINABALU: Sabah should be allocated better funding to enable the state to develop its infrastructure, particularly that involving water and electricity supply.