TOYOTA GAZOO Racing: Strong Debut for the GR YARIS Rally1 with Second Place for Ogier

Toyota City, Japan, Jan 24, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via – The TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team has completed a strong debut event for the new GR YARIS Rally1 with Sebastien Ogier claiming second overall and Kalle Rovanpera finishing fourth at Rallye Monte-Carlo. Ogier had been on course to claim a record-extending ninth […]

Mitsubishi Power Europe and Stockholm Exergi partner to deliver clean power and heat to the city of Stockholm

Duisburg, Jan 21, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via – Mitsubishi Power Europe has signed a contract with Stockholm Exergi, the largest local district heating, cooling and electricity provider, to modernise the combined heat and power (CHP) plant – Kraftvarmeverk 1 (KVV1) at Vartaverket, Stockholm. Although the plant was originally built in 1976 for fossil […]

Honda and V2X Suisse Consortium to Advance Vehicle-to-Grid Charging Technology in Switzerland

TOKYO, Jan 19, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via – As part of the next step into the energy management business, Honda is partnering with the V2X Suisse consortium to demonstrate the vital role of electric vehicles (EVs) and bi-directional charging technology in the future of energy management. Honda will supply 50 Honda e electric […]

Group seeks power failure probe

A group of electricity consumers wants the government to investigate the National Grid Corp. of the Philippines’ allegedly repeated failure to provide enough power in areas affected by typhoons.  The private company in charge of operating the country’s state-owned power grid had failed to provide sufficient power during Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) in 2013, Typhoon Hagupit (Ruby) in 2014 […]

Global Provider of Power Tools and Outdoor Power Equipment Chervon Holdings Limited Successfully Listed on Main Board of SEHK

HONG KONG, Dec 30, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via – Chervon Holdings (“Chervon” or the “Company”, stock code: 2285.HK), a global provider of power tools and outdoor power equipment (“OPE”), is officially listed and commenced trading on the Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (“SEHK”) today. Chervon Holdings Limited Listing […]

Philippine offshore wind industry potential capacity seen at 3 GW

THE Philippines’ offshore wind power potential has been estimated at least 3 gigawatts (GW), which could make wind a significant component of its clean energy transition, an independent renewable energy strategic consultancy said. The UK’s BVG Associates (BVGA) said in its Offshore Wind Road Map study said the 3 GW threshold for offshore wind (OSW) could be […]

NIA transfers 60% stake in P33.75-B irrigation/power project to PSALM

THE NATIONAL Irrigation Administration (NIA) said it transferred 60% of a P33.75 billion irrigation and power project to the Power Sector Assets and Liabilities Management Corp. (PSALM). The Casecnan Multipurpose Irrigation and Power Project (CMIPP) will be a trans-basin tunnel across the Caraballo Mountain range with a capacity of 80 cubic meters per second (m3/s) […]

Robredo to push for underground power, communication lines following typhoon Odette’s impact

VICE-PRESIDENT Maria Leonor “Leni” G. Robredo, who is running for the country’s top post in next year’s elections, said on Tuesday that her infrastructure development agenda will include a push for setting up underground power and communication lines, which are more costly to install than overhead facilities. “One realization from the series of very strong […]

Mitsubishi Power Ships Natural Gas-fired GTCC Power Generation System to the UAE

TOKYO, Dec 16, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via – Mitsubishi Power, a power solutions brand of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), has shipped a total of three M701JAC gas turbines to the Fujairah F3 power plant in the UAE from its Takasago Machinery Works in Hyogo Prefecture. The plant will use an efficient combined […]

Meralco rates go up in December

Residential customers of Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) will see higher electricity bills in December as generation charges increased.  In a statement on Friday, Meralco said the overall rate for a typical household went up by P0.3143 per kilowatt-hour (/kWh) to P9.7773 per kWh, from last month’s P9.4630 per kWh.  Residential households consuming 200 kWh will […]

Banks expect to keep lending to coal-fired power projects

Banks expect to continue lending to coal-fired power projects as the Philippines shifts to cleaner and renewable energy sources by 2040, pending developments in an Asian Development Bank (ADB) program funding the energy transition, a senior banker said. “There’s a current initiative from the (ADB) for the energy transition. That’s something that the banks haven’t […]

Mitsubishi Power Upgrades Gas Turbines at Senoko Energy to Reduce 15,000 Tons of Carbon Emissions Annually

TOKYO, Dec 2, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via – Mitsubishi Power, a power solutions brand of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has completed upgrade works for two GTCC power plants with M701F gas turbines at Senoko Energy in Singapore. This has helped to improve energy efficiency and reduce approximately 15,000 tons of carbon emissions […]