Hanoi aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

PetroVietnam says annual output unaffected by COVID-19 pandemic

HANOI, Nov 25 (Reuters) – Vietnam’s state oil firm PetroVietnam said on Wednesday it was on track to meet its targeted rate of production this year, despite the impact of the coronavirus pandemic and the fall in global crude oil prices.

Solar Philippines plans stock offering

Local firm Solar Philippines is prepping up for its planned initial public offering (IPO) at the local bourse, according to company executives.

PH sets two-decade ‘low carbon’ pathway with 34,000MW renewables

The Philippines is cementing its two-decade ‘low carbon’ pathway with 34,000 megawatts of renewable energy (RE) installations that shall be integrated into the power mix.

Govt warns over Lao dam plan

The government threatened on Tuesday not to buy electricity from Sanakham dam in Laos after it learned the project might affect the Mekong River.

PETRONAS: Growing green shoots in the oil and gas industry

The first energy company in Asia to set a net zero goal is among major oil and gas firms expanding investments in cleaner and renewable energy. So what are its plans to bring about a greener future?

All rural areas in Yangon Region to enjoy electricity by December

A full percentage of people living in rural areas of Yangon Region will have access to electricity by the end of December this year, said Chief Minister Phyo Min Thein.

U Zaw Naing Thein, CEO and Vice-Chairman, Supreme Group of Companies

U ZAW NAING THEIN: The pandemic has had a substantial impact on the global energy sector, including that of Myanmar. However, since only around 55% of the population currently has access to electricity, the pandemic has not affected our business plans to expand electricity distribution dramatically.

Myanmar to generate more energy from hydro, solar sources

Geothermal major EDC in the Philippines named one of Asia’s top sustainability advocates

The Philippines’ Energy Development Company (EDC) has focused on the well-being of all its stakeholders and has now been awarded for these efforts being named as one of Asia’s top sustainability advocates at the recent 2020 Asia Corporate Excellence & Sustainability (ACES) Awards.