First Gen bats for decarbonized infra development, smart cities

Touting that businesses can either be a destructive force or a powerful agent for regenerative change, Lopez-led First Gen Corporation is opting for the latter as it pushes for the developments of decarbonized, resilient and socially-inclusive infrastructure facilities; as well as on pioneering the integration of smart cities.

5.0 MW Genset ready to support new energy source in Isabela City

ISABELA CITY, Basilan, Feb 5 (PIA) – The 5.0 MW Generating Set of Basilan Diesel Power Plant of the National Power Corporation was inaugurated at the BASELCO Compound, Binuangan Barangay, Isabela City on Tuesday (Feb 2).

PSALM seeks offers anew for Malaya thermal power plant

MANILA, Philippines — State-run Power Sector Assets and Liabilities Management Corp. (PSALM) is seeking offers for the 650-megawatt (MW) Malaya thermal power plant (TPP) in Rizal, which will be bid out in April.

DOE targets hike in biodiesel blend to B5 this year

The Department of Energy (DOE) is targeting to increase to 5.0-percent by volume the biodiesel blend in petroleum products, citing the sufficiency of supply to meet such policy prescription.

Thailand sells surplus LNG to Japan, emerging as re-exporter

BANGKOK — Thailand’s state-owned energy conglomerate PTT has shipped liquefied natural gas to Japan for the first time as it looks to re-export fuel for power plants to energy-hungry countries.

Upstream players eye force majeure in Myanmar

The bloodless military coup in Myanmar has triggered some upstream companies to assess whether they should activate force majeure clauses in their production-sharing contracts (PSCs) with the government.

How The Coup In Myanmar Will Impact Energy Markets

Myanmar’s military coup has become Asia’s most significant political development in 2021 so far. In many ways, the coup brought back memories of times long gone – Aung San Suu Kyi, who has marked another landslide victory in the November 2020 general election, was swiftly detained by the military allegedly for the possession of illegally […]

Myanmar coup and impact on oil and gas industry

Following the military coup in Myanmar on Monday, February 1st, Wood Mackenzie and Verisk Maplecroft experts weigh in on what this means for the oil and gas industry.

Hitachi ABB Power Grids to provide energy storage solution for Singapore’s first virtual power plant

Hitachi ABB Power Grids has been selected to deploy its innovative energy storage solution to support the development of Singapore’s first Virtual Power Plant (VPP) project.

Singapore renewable energy finance firm Positive Energy scales back as Covid stymies investment

The startup endured a tough 2020, shed staff and its co-founder relocated to the Netherlands as the firm’s only remaining employee. The startup’s struggles reflect the difficulties of renewables entrepreneurship in the Covid era.