‘Southeast Asia’s only vanadium flow battery company’ in MOU to accelerate deployment
VFlowTech, a vanadium redox flow battery (VRFB) manufacturer based in Singapore, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with global liquid storage logistics group Advario.
Gasoline down P2.60/liter, diesel by P1.55/liter Tuesday
Motorists will get a slight reprieve from the successive major pump price hikes this week, as oil firms announced a rollback. In separate advisories, Chevron Philippines Inc. (Caltex), Flying V, Petron Corp., Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corp. and Seaoil Philippines Inc. said they will cut down prices per liter of gasoline by P2.60, diesel by P1.55, […]
US wants to work with Vietnam in climate change, energy transition
US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry discussed the urgency of national and world efforts to limit global warming and adapt to climate change during his working visit to HCM City on Sunday.
A sustainable garment hub in Vietnam designed to reduce the carbon footprint of making a T-shirt
If you’ve ever checked the label on that new shirt you just bought, there is a good chance that it was made in Vietnam. After years of rapid growth, the country is now the world’s second-largest exporter of textile and garment after China. Textile and garment manufacturing accounts for no less than 16 per cent of Vietnam’s […]
Singapore, Philippines see nuclear as solution
Singapore and the Philippines are keen to develop nuclear energy in line with their plans to decarbonize their economies. Apart from their climate commitments, the two are boosting their renewable energy resources to promote energy security.
Ministry reviews draft National Power Development Plan VIII
The Ministry of Industry and Trade has proposed six key contents of the draft National Power Development Plan for the 2021 – 2030 period with a vision to 2045 (PDP VIII) for comments from the Government.
Indonesia Hikes Fuel Prices by 30%, Cuts Energy Subsidies
Fuel prices increased by about 30% across Indonesia Saturday after the government reduced some of the costly subsidies that have kept inflation in Southeast Asia’s largest economy among the world’s lowest.
The Malaysian-owned Battersea Power Station will open to the public next month
Battersea Power Station will be open to the public for the first time on October 14, 2022. Electric Boulevard, a new pedestrianised high street running from the south of the Power Station, between Frank Gehry’s Prospect Place and Foster + Partners’ Battersea Roof Gardens, will also open on the same day at the new Battersea […]
DFA: PH open to new West Philippine Sea exploration talks with China
The Philippines is open to talks with China on joint oil and gas exploration in the West Philippine Sea, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said.
Share of RE in energy mix declines to 28.9% at end of 2021
THE share of renewable energy (RE) in the power generation mix fell to 28.9% at the end of 2021 from 32% in 2016, according to a Department of Energy (DoE) accomplishment report issued by the previous Secretary.