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Indonesia July coal exports hit 4-year high

(Montel) Indonesia’s coal exports rose 20% year on year in July to a four-year high on the back of strong Chinese demand and high export prices, Bank Indonesia data showed on Thursday. The world’s leading thermal coal exporter shipped 1.24m tonnes/day, up by 4% on the month and the highest level since March 2014. Exports in […]

3,000 charging stations for EVs by end 2019

KUALA LUMPUR: About 3,000 charging stations for electric vehicles (EVs) will be set up by the end of next year nationwide to cater for the rising interest in EVs. BMW Group head of product management Dr Alexander Kotouc said BMW Malaysia aims to leverage on plans by Green Technology Malaysia Corporation (Green Technology) and Tenaga […]

Malaysia’s Tenaga Nasional in talks to increase stake in green energy firms

Tenaga Nasional Bhd, the most valuable listed utility company in emerging Asia, is looking to sell its gas-fired power plant in Pakistan as it pushes forward with a plan to rely more on renewable sources of energy. Malaysia’s state-owned electricity producer wants to reduce reliance on fossil fuel, which accounts for about 70 percent of […]

Despite Tuesday’s blackout, SIngapore’s power backup procedures are in place: Chan Chun Sing

SINGAPORE: Preliminary investigations following this week’s power outages across multiple estates in Singapore suggest that the country’s backup procedures are in place and working fine, said Trade and Industry Minister Chan Chun Sing on Friday (Sep 21). This is illustrated by how it took just 15 minutes for the system to be restarted when two […]

Locals worry over LNG project survey in Kan Pauk Region

Local fishermen are worried over the survey to be made by Total Myanmar and SIEMENS Myanmar Group for constructing a 1230 megawatts liquefied natural gas (LNG) pipeline in 2021. The survey will be conducted starting from September 15 and it will take 2 months to complete the survey. Three projects, one each in Kan Pauk […]