Malaysian power group buys into Northumberland offshore wind project

A south-east Asian energy giant has bought a near-half share in a demonstrator wind farm off the coast of Northumberland.

Lights out for some electricity retailers in Singapore: Why and what it means for consumers

SINGAPORE: Citing unfavourable market conditions, three electricity retailers have abruptly thrown in the towel in quick succession over the past week, sending shockwaves across Singapore’s electricity market.

Indonesia seeks Japanese investment in three renewable energy projects

Jakarta (ANTARA) – The Indonesian Government has sought investments for three renewable energy projects at the 2nd Indonesia-Japan Business Forum (IJBF), Indonesian Ambassador to Japan Heri Akhmadi said in a statement received here on Wednesday

AC Energy to build storage system in Vietnam

AC Energy Corp. and its partner AMI Renewables Energy Joint Stock Co. will pilot a battery energy storage system in Vietnam.

Clear tax uncertainty to secure PH energy supply, policymakers told

Philippine policymakers must carefully manage the looming transition from the country’s dependence on the declining resources of the Malampaya natural gas fields—including making the business environment more investor-friendly—to ensure the country’s energy security in the medium term.

Indonesia cuts 2021 oil and gas production targets on pandemic woes

[JAKARTA] Indonesia has cut its oil and gas production targets for this year, officials at industry regulator SKK Migas told reporters on Tuesday, as the coronavirus pandemic impacted new projects.

Indonesia’s higher coal output target thwarted by heavy rains

JAKARTA, Oct 18 (Reuters) – Indonesia, the world’s biggest exporter of coal used for power generation, is facing challenges in hitting its output target for the fuel because of heavy rains that have slowed activity at key mines in recent months.

Converge taps First Gen to provide clean power to Manila headquarters

MANILA – Converge ICT Solutions said it has tapped clean power provider First Gen Corp as the tech company switches to 100 percent renewable energy for its main office in Pasig City.

Vietnam battery storage pilot project gets US$3 million grant from US

A battery energy storage system (BESS) will be retrofitted to a utility-scale solar PV power plant in Vietnam, in a pilot project aimed at supporting the spread of renewable energy in the country while reducing power losses.

Indonesian gas supply to Singapore not yet at normal levels-regulator

JAKARTA, Oct 18 (Reuters) – Natural gas supply to Singapore from Indonesia has not fully recovered from disruptions in July, an official at Singaporean oil and gas regulator SKK Migas told Reuters.