USD 6.7 billion in wind power investment in Vietnam at risk without COVID-19 relief

The Global Wind Energy Council (“GWEC”) and the global wind industry is calling on the Vietnamese government to postpone the FiT deadline for wind projects by at least six months as a COVID-19 relief measure for the wind sector in Vietnam.

Electricity Bill Boycott Denies Myanmar Military US $1 Billion in Power Revenues Since Coup

Myanmar’s junta has lost some 2 trillion kyats (U.S. $1 billion) in revenue from its military-operated power company since seizing power seven months ago amid a widespread public boycott of the paying of electricity bills, according to the country’s shadow National Unity Government (NUG).

Hyundai Motor, LG Energy Solution break ground for $1.1 bn EV battery plant in Indonesia

Hyundai Motor Group and LG Energy Solution Ltd. has begun construction of $1.1 billion first joint-venture electric vehicle battery cell production plant in Karawang industrial park in Indonesia that would serve as the base for EV inroads in Southeast Asia

Cambodia seeks clean affordable technologies in energy development

Cambodia’s low-carbon energy transition in the Asean region is extremely important as part of the sustainable pathways contributing to abatement of climate change in order to achieve a net zero emission society, the Ministry of Mines and Energy said yesterday.

ASEAN’s first cold energy-based air separation unit opens in Rayong

BIG and PTT will open Southeast Asia’s first air separation unit that uses cold energy from the condition changing process of liquefied natural gas (LNG) late this month.

Condo developers, owners accused of fixing electricity prices too high

Some condominium developers have been accused of over-inflating electricity and other utility prices, leaving many people confused and some seriously out of pocket.

Singapore to trial import of renewable hydropower from Laos in cross-border power trade deal

SINGAPORE – The Republic will begin trialling the import of renewable hydropower from Laos via Thailand and Malaysia, following an agreement between Keppel Electric and Electricite Du Laos (EDL) announced on Wednesday (Sept 15).

TotalEnergies, one of the fastest growing providers of solar energy distributed generation in Asia

SINGAPORE, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — TotalEnergies has reached more than 100 MW of on-site solar projects including with Danone, Renault-Nissan, Betagro, Chandra Asri (see more details here).

ERC to PEMC: Explain high rental charges on Iloilo power distributor

The Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) has ordered Wholesale Electricity Spot Market (WESM) regulator Philippine Electricity Market Corp. (PEMC) to explain the high rental payable of Iloilo City’s power distributor MORE Electric and Power Corp

Covid-19: Innovations by agencies, departments under Energy and Natural Resources Ministry to win several recognitions, says minister

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 14 — Several innovations implemented by departments and agencies under the Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources (KeTSA) to help the government deal with the Covid-19 pandemic have received various recognitions.