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TNB’s power plant achieves national grid connectivity

KUALA LUMPUR: Unit 1 of Jimah East Power Sdn Bhd’s coal-fired power plant in Port Dickson, Negeri Sembilan, successfully achieved its first synchronisation on Dec 10. Jimah East Power is a 70 per cent subsidiary of Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB). TNB said the first synchronisation means the generator of Unit 1 had been synchronised to […]

To combat Asia’s energy battle, Indonesia needs to sign new renewable energy contract: Report

Indonesia needs to sign a new renewable energy contract in the next three years to counter its massive demographic shift, according to a report in ‘Indonesia Clean Energy Outlook’. The country is Southeast Asia’s largest economy and democracy and is rapidly approaching a demographic shift in the next ten years. Experts claim that Asia’s next clean energy battle will […]

To minimise electricity price volatility, Singapore will centralise procurement and supply of gas

SINGAPORE: In a bid to avoid wild swings in electricity prices brought about by energy shortages, the Singapore government will establish an entity to centralise the procurement and supply of gas for the power sector.

To mitigate climate change, UN member states must redouble efforts: PM Lee

NEW YORK: Member states of the United Nations need to redouble their efforts to mitigate climate change, said Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Monday (Sep 23), calling climate change the “ultimate global commons challenge”. “As leaders, we all have the responsibility to do our part to rally our people’s support for sustainable development; to convince […]

to-the-point: Thai waste-to-energy plant of 4.8 MW starts ops

December 31 (Renewables Now) – A waste-to-energy plant with an installed capacity of 4.8 MW has started commercial operation in Thailand on December 27, Thai company B.Grimm Power PCL (SET:BGRIM) said in a bourse filing on Monday. The project has been developed by Progress Interchem (Thailand) Co Ltd in which B.Grimm holds a 48% stake. […]

to-the-point: Total Solar adds rooftop PV for Indonesia’s Chandra Asri

October 29 (Renewables Now) – Total Solar Distributed Generation has completed the installation of a rooftop photovoltaic (PV) array at a site of Indonesian petrochemical company Chandra Asri Petrochemical (IDX:TPIA). The solar power plant at Chandra Asri’s facility in Cilegon, a coastal city in Banten province, will be able to produce more than 390 MWh […]

Today’s waste is tomorrow’s energy

Global waste is expected to grow to 3.40 billion tonnes by 2050, more than double the population growth over the same period. According to a 2018 World Bank report, ‘What a Waste 2.0’ on solid waste management, the East Asia and Pacific region generates most of the world’s waste, at 23 percent. Landfills have been […]

Tok Pa: Putrajaya to scrutinise National Energy Policy to determine path forward for energy sector

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 11 — The government will undertake a study on the National Energy Policy (NEP) to determine the policies and the long-term strategies for the nation’s energy sector.

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.

Tokyo Gas sets up gas distribution unit in Thailand

Japanese utility Tokyo Gas, through its unit Tokyo Gas Asia, has set up the first fully private natural gas distribution business in Thailand. The distribution company named Gulf WHA MT Natural Gas Distribution Company (GWHAMT) has been established through a joint investment by the Gas Energy Development Company, Thai privately held WHA Utilities and Power […]