Tokyo Gas and Marubeni to build a nearly $2 billion LNG power plant in Vietnam

Japanese utility Tokyo Gas and trading house Marubeni will build a liquefied natural gas (LNG) power plant in Vietnam.

Sarawak Energy completes works to enable Baleh hydroelectric project’s river diversion activities

KUCHING, Nov 21 — Sarawak Energy Bhd’s largest hydropower project to-date, the 1,285-megawatt (MW) Baleh Hydroelectric Project (HEP), has reached a major milestone with the successful completion of its dual diversion tunnels, river diversion and closure works in October.

Regional cooperation lauded during meeting

The annual ASEAN Ministers on Energy Meeting (AMEM) held its 38th session on Thursday and yesterday virtually with the theme of ‘Energy transition towards Sustainable Development’. The opening ceremony, held jointly with the launch of the ASEAN Energy Business Forum (AEBF), was officiated by Vice Minister of Ministry of Industry and Trade of Vietnam Dang

No Change in Our Commitment to Support Myanmar’s Economic Development: Japanese Ambassador

The National league for Democracy (NLD) won another landslide in the Nov.8 election, and soon afterwards the Arakan Army (AA) requested that elections be held by the end of December in townships that could not vote Nov. 8 due to armed conflicts. Myanmar’s military welcomed the statement and showed willingness to hold the elections in […]

Road to recovery paved by clean fuel

Thailand set ambitious goals for renewable power generation, promoting biomass and EVs

Mentorship scheme to spur youth to roll out green solutions

Singapore wants its young people to come up with innovative solutions to spur sustainability in companies and the community.

Petronas eyes joint push for regional energy transition

Malaysia’s state-owned Petronas is calling for stronger regional collaboration in energy transition efforts.

Malaysia’s Sarawak seeks investors to find new onshore plays

The eastern Malaysian state of Sarawak, home to the country’s LNG export complex, will soon open onshore acreage for bidding, as it hopes to revitalise its onshore oil and gas industry after taking regulatory control from the federal government.

Malaysia’s Petronas steps up investments in hydrogen as part of carbon-free energy goals

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s state energy firm Petronas on Friday (Nov 20) said it is stepping up investments in hydrogen as part of a global push to produce carbon-free energy, even as the firm expands its portfolio in liquefied natural gas and renewable energy.

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.