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 […]

Soluna Launches Curtailment Assessment Service for Clean Power Producers

NEW YORK, NY, Nov 29, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Soluna Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: SLNH) (formerly Mechanical Technology), a developer of green data centers for cryptocurrency mining and other intensive computing, announced today that it is now offering a custom estimating service for clean energy power plant owners and developers looking to reduce […]

Infocus International Brings Back Renewable Energy Power Purchase Agreements Online Workshop

Singapore, Nov 25, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Back by popular demand, Infocus International Group, a global business intelligence provider of strategic information and professional services, has announced the new date for the Renewable Energy Power Purchase Agreements (RE PPAs) online workshop which will be commencing live on 19 January 2022. Unlike past […]

Hatten Land Forms Renewable Energy JV with Nestcon Berhad; Solar Panels at Melaka’s Largest Mall will provide Solar Power for Digital and Blockchain Activities

SINGAPORE & MELAKA, MALAYSIA, Nov 10, 2021 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Hatten Land Limited announced today it will form a joint-venture company (“JVC”) with Bursa-listed Nestcon Berhad (“Nestcon”) to pursue renewable energy activities including installing over 6,000 solar panels on the roof of Melaka’s largest mall. SGX Catalist-listed Hatten Land (the “Company”, and […]

Candidates push renewable energy

A labor leader on Thursday vowed to scrutinize the national budget if he becomes President to ensure that government funds are used for social services amid a coronavirus pandemic.  Leodegario “Ka Leody” de Guzman, who is running under the Partido Lakas ng Masa, also pledged to support local farmers and fishermen to ensure food security. He would also realign infrastructure funds to help government […]

NTT DOCOMO Commits to Carbon Neutrality by 2030, Aiming to Achieve Effectively Zero Greenhouse Gas Emissions

TOKYO, Sep 29, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – NTT DOCOMO has announced its commitment to reduce the greenhouse gas emissions arising from its business activities effectively to zero by 2030. In order to help society as a whole achieve carbon neutrality, DOCOMO will roll out a new ecosystem called “Caboneu TM” in conjunction […]

Fujitsu Sources 100% of Energy Needs for Global HQ from Renewables

TOKYO, Sep 24, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Based on its medium- and long-term environmental vision, the “Fujitsu Climate and Energy Vision,” Fujitsu Limited demonstrated its commitment to contributing to the realization of a carbon-neutral society and adaptation to climate change with a pledge to source 100% of its energy needs for its […]

Eisai to Join The Global Environmental Initiative “RE100”

TOKYO, Sep 14, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that it has joined “RE100”, the global environmental initiative that aims to shift the electricity used in business activities to 100% renewable electricity. RE100 is an initiative committed to shifting the electricity used in business activities to 100% renewable energy […]

Mooring Solutions Specialist Mooreast Asia Acquires Significantly Larger New Singapore Facility as it Prepares to Expand into Mooring Systems for Floating Wind Farms

Mooreast’s upgraded water-front facility at 51 Shipyard Road SINGAPORE, Sept 9, 2021 – (ACN Newswire) – Mooring solutions specialist Mooreast Asia Pte. Ltd. (“Mooreast”) said today that it has completed the acquisition of an upgraded water-front facility in Singapore that will more than double its capacity as it embarks on its strategic shift towards offshore renewable energy, particularly floating […]

Consumer groups file complaint alleging negligence against Energy Secretary

Six electricity consumers on Friday filed a complaint with the Ombudsman against Department of Energy (DoE) Secretary Alfonso G. Cusi, alleging that the government official has neglected his duties.  “In his five years in office, Respondent Cusi has not issued a single policy to curb the yearly unplanned outages that have caused red or yellow alerts since 2016,” a copy of the complaint obtained […]

Energy department to hold public consultations on new rules for green energy auction this month

THE ENERGY department plans to hold a public consultation on the green energy auction program (GEAP) this month, ahead of revisions to the rules and framework governing the program. The Department of Energy (DoE) had originally planned to hold consultations in June. “We are changing the framework of the GEAP… By July, we’ll be doing […]