Regional platform launched to attract investment in sustainable energy 

A PLATFORM to attract investments in the region’s transitional energy projects has been established by the Institute for Climate and Sustainable Cities (ICSC), a Manila-based climate and energy policy group. The platform is known as the Southeast Asia Information Platform for the Energy Transition (SIPET), ICSC said on Thursday. “I cannot say how much investment […]

Solar energy projects planned for Cavite, Baguio under PEZA, UGEP partnership

THE PHILIPPINE Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) has partnered with Upgrade Energy Philippines, Inc. (UGEP) for solar energy projects within economic zones in Cavite and Baguio City.     In a statement on Thursday, PEZA said UGEP will develop and implement 10-megawatt (MW) solar projects at the Cavite Economic Zone (CEZ) and Baguio City Economic Zone (BCEZ) under […]

BayWa r.e. Eyes Expansion of Standalone Power Systems in Australia

PERTH, W AUSTRALIA, Sep 29, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – BayWa r.e., the global energy developer, service provider, and distributor, is looking to expand its offering on Standalone Power Systems (SPS) to more regions in the State of Western Australia, and in the future, nationally, to different market sectors that require remote or […]

MHI and Institut Teknologi Bandung Launch Joint R&D for Ammonia-Fired Power Generation Using Gas Turbines in Indonesia

TOKYO, Sep 28, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has concluded an agreement with Indonesia’s Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB) to conduct joint research and development of ammonia-fired power generation by gas turbine. MHI and ITB have already been undertaking joint research on a variety of clean energy solutions to […]

Keppel, MHI and DNV Sign Agreement to Explore Adoption of Ammonia-fired Gas Turbine on Jurong Island

TOKYO, Sep 28, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via – In a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed yesterday, Keppel New Energy Pte Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Keppel Infrastructure; Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI); and DNV, a global independent energy expert and assurance provider, announced a strategic collaboration to explore the feasibility and implementation […]

DoE sees facility investment for gas imports topping P69B

THE natural gas industry will require investment of P69.23 billion to help navigate the transition from domestically produced to imported gas, the Department of Energy (DoE) said on Thursday after announcing the completion of the Natural Gas Development Plan (NGDP). The estimated capacity of the receiving facilities required for the transition is 24.6 million tons […]

Hitachi Energy to support major renewable electricity transmission between Canada and New York City

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND, Sep 21, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via – Hitachi Energy, a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all, today announced it was selected by Transmission Developers Inc., a Blackstone portfolio company specialized in renewable power development, to supply a high-voltage direct current (HVDC) converter station that is […]

SEA Solar & Energy Storage Leaders to Gather in Thailand Later Next Month

BANGKOK, THAILAND, Sept 14, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – SEA’s 2025 target to have 35% of total power capacity from renewable energy sources is expected to be supported by the strong solar and Energy Storage sector growth. How exactly should the quota availability be matched? Energy Box are organizing Solar Energy Storage Congress […]

First Gen unit’s LNG project in Batangas seen operational next year 

LOPEZ-LED energy company First Gen Corp. said its unit’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal in Batangas is expected to be completed by the first quarter of next year. First Gen’s subsidiary FGEN LNG Corp. intends to complete the project by the first quarter, the listed company told the stock exchange on Wednesday. FGEN LNG and BW LNG, a floating gas infrastructure developer, also seek to […]

Pertamina saves US$402.46 million amid rising global oil prices

JAKARTA, Sep 3, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – State-owned oil and gas company PT Pertamina succeeded in saving operational costs of around Rp6 trillion (US$402.46 million) until July 2022 through several efficiency programs amid rising world oil prices that increased fuel production costs. PT Pertamina head office building (ANTARA/HO-PT Pertamina) She explained that […]