Asean ministers set 35% target on renewable energy

ENERGY Ministers in the Asean region have agreed to set a new target of 35% renewable energy (RE) in installed power capacity by 2025.

Cusi asks ASEAN neighbors to join oil exploration at West Philippine Sea

With the West Philippine Sea already legally opened by the government for oil and gas exploration, Energy Secretary Alfonso G. Cusi has intensified his call on neighbor-countries in the Southeast Asian region to join in the ‘upstream exploration ventures’ in Philippine waters.

Indonesia wins ASEAN Energy Awards 2020

Jakarta (ANTARA) – Indonesia was declared the winner of the ASEAN Energy Awards 2020 during the 38th ASEAN Ministers on Energy Meeting, held in Vietnam recently.

Indonesia set to scrub its world-beating pollution

New belated regulation requires all existing coal-fired thermal power plants to install anti-pollution scrubbers

UK and Thailand to work together on energy efficiency

The UK’s ASEAN Low Carbon Energy Programme aims to encourage the transition to low carbon energy in Thailand while creating real energy cost savings for households and businesses

Petronas calls for stronger regional collaboration on global energy transition

KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 19): Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas) has called for ASEAN governments, energy players, as well as the public and private sectors to collaborate and collectively leverage each other’s strengths in achieving a sustainable, low-carbon future.

BiON to accelerate biogas expansion in Malaysia with consortium

BiON is to establish a consortium to accelerate the expansion of biogas activities in Malaysia.

KeTSA: National Energy Awards 2020 Winners Announced

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia, Nov. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources (KeTSA) is pleased to announce the winners of the National Energy Awards (NEA) 2020. 30 from the total 110 participants of the NEA were selected as winners of NEA 2020 through a rigorous evaluation process involving a panel of professional and experienced judges which comprises three categories:  Category […]

DoF’s Dominguez calls for ‘aggressive’ action to mitigate climate change

FINANCE Secretary Carlos G. Dominguez III asked the Climate Change Commission (CCC) to be more aggressive in mitigating the impact of climate change, in the wake of consecutive calamities that have set back the economy even further while it is still dealing with the pandemic.

Total enters Ph RE market via Tarlac, Zambales solar projects

Total Eren, an independent power producer (IPP) and joint venture between Paris-based Total and EREN Renewable Energy, is making its debut in the Philippine renewable energy market by partnering with local RE firm Mabalacat Solar Philippines, and Singapore-based Sindicatum Renewable Energy to build two solar power plants in Central Luzon with a total of 135 […]