Scott Morrison has caught himself bang in the middle of escalating tensions between the United States andChina. ...China'sPresident Xi Jinping waves after making his keynote speech at the CEO Summit of the APEC summit in Port ... Four countries including the US have signed up to an effort to bringelectricityto 70 per cent of Papua New Guinea's people ... It's the latest sign of greatpowercompetition in the South Pacific, whereChinais vying with the US and its allies for influence.
PORT MORESBY • The United States and three of its allies yesterday unveiled a US$1.7 billion (S$2.3 billion) plan to provideelectricityand Internet services to much of Papua New Guinea (PNG), the first step of a plan that will counterChina's ...
◆181119 Chinaguarantees naturalgassupply to avoid winter shortages
South China Morning Post-21 時間前 https://bit.ly/2QUDcRq
Chinais poised to overtake Germany and the UK as the world's largest offshore windpowerproducer by 2022, but it needs foreign know-how to cut costs and boost competitiveness, according to the head of Global WindEnergyCouncil.
◆181119 HowChinaIs Rewriting Its Own Script
New York Times-12 時間前 https://nyti.ms/2PyucF0
In speeches and at forums, President Xi Jinping has repeatedly emphasized the need to “tellChina'sstory well” — to make sure a coherent, compelling and, most important, Communist Party-sanctioned narrative ofChina'srise topower ...
The Australian Financial Review-11 時間前 https://bit.ly/2zZ68jW
If thecoalfrom North Queensland ends up out-competing NSWcoal, we will have a stronger and more competitive industry as a whole. ... Last year the production ofcoal-firedpowerglobally reached a new record at 9723 terawatt hours. ... Last week the InternationalEnergyAgency forecast thatcoaldemand is set to grow by 492 million tonnes in the Asia Pacific region ... Last year,Indiaimported 160 million tonnes ofthermal coalbut Australia accounted for just 3 million tonnes of that.
◆181119 Watch | HasIndiaCompleted ItsNuclearTriad With INS Arihant?
The Wire-5 時間前 https://bit.ly/2FtScEC
... Naval Command) about INS Arihant's contribution to completingIndia's nucleartriad, the robustness ofIndia'ssea-basednucleardeterrence,nuclearcommand and control issues, and growing maritime capabilities in Indian Ocean region.
◆181119 More talk on Pak BangDam, but is anyone listening?
The Nation-5 時間前 https://bit.ly/2S32jlw
THE THAI delegation at a meeting this week on a thirddamplanned for the Lower MekongRiverat Pak Bang inLaosurged ... Acting Director General, Department ofEnergyPolicy and Planning'Ministry ofEnergyand Mines , was also present. ... the Xe Pian Xe Namnoy HydroelectricPowerProject inLaosand said people were worried about a possible recurrence. ... Sathit said recommendations were made for an in-depth study on the possibility of polluted water flowing to