Alternergy, Shell partner to jointly develop offshore wind potential in Philippines
Renewable energy company Alternergy Holdings Corp. and Shell Overseas Investment B.V. have forged a partnership to jointly explore and develop the country’s offshore wind energy potential.
US to help Thailand develop small nuclear reactors
The United States will help Thailand develop nuclear power through a new class of small reactors, part of a programme aimed at fighting climate change, Vice President Kamala Harris announced on a visit Saturday.
Russia Agrees to Establish Yangon Flights and Nuclear Energy Hub in Myanmar
Myanmar’s junta and Russia have agreed to open direct flights to Yangon and to establish a nuclear technology hub in the city, according to the regime-controlled media.
Solar Philippines on track to build world’s largest solar farm
MANILA, Philippines — Solar Philippines has gained significant headway in its plans to develop the world’s largest solar farm.
Positioning solar power for Singapore’s net zero future
As Singapore mulls over its 2050 net zero target, major economies around the world have already set forth plans to reach net zero by that year. The consideration to set a definitive timeline that aligns with Singapore’s long-term climate target will require effort from all sectors of society. Achieving emissions to as close to zero […]
Indonesia’s 3.5 GW solar megaproject set sights on green hydrogen
Australia-based ReNu Energy and its wholly owned subsidiary Countrywide Hydrogen have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Anantara Energy, a partnership between Singapore-based independent power producer Quantum Power Asia and German PV developer ib vogt, to investigate the feasibility of developing a large-scale green hydrogen production facility in Indonesia. The plan features a 10 MW […]
DOE: Foreigners now allowed to explore renewable energy resources in Philippines
Foreign investors or companies may now engage in the exploration, development, and utilization of the country’s renewable energy (RE) resources after the Department of Energy (DOE) amended a section of the Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of the Renewable Energy (RE) Act of 2008.
Chinese EV makers eye Southeast Asia as competition escalates
Chinese electric vehicle (EV) makers are making a foray into Southeast Asia, an untapped market with few established players, as competition ramps up at home in China. BYD, Great Wall Motor, Hozon and Aiways have all been delivering EVs in countries such as Thailand, with the aim of gaining a foothold in these markets where […]
Indonesia, Turkey ink pact to make electric buses, build toll road
Jakarta (ANTARA) – Indonesia and Turkey signed several strategic government-to-government and two business-to-business agreements on Monday. “In accordance with the President’s directives, there are several important agreements between the business world (of the two countries) that we have so far encouraged and now, it has entered the final process. But only two agreements are ready […]
Foxconn JV breaks ground for new EV plant in Thailand
Horizon Plus, a joint venture between Taiwan-based Foxconn Technology Group and Thailand’s state-run energy group PTT, broke ground recently for a new electric vehicle (EV) production base in Thailand.