Chinais aiming to get renewables off of subsidies after capacity additions in 2017 left the administration facing a 110 billion yuan (USD ... “With the large-scale development of windpowerand photovoltaicpowergeneration and the rapid advancement of ... Currently,renewable energyprojects have to pay tier-based fees fortransmissioncapacity, meaning those at the ... so regional planners might be more willing to consider renewables as a way of meeting growingelectricitydemand.
◆190118 The Pentagon BelievesChinaIs Likely Developing A Long-Range ...
Task & Purpose-17 時間前 https://bit.ly/2FHjbev
The development of the bomber, when combined withChina'sland-basednuclearweapons program and a deployed submarine with ... The report comes as President Donald Trump's administration focuses on the potential for "greatpower" conflict with countries like ... crisis or conflict" in addition to the research and "possible development of satellite jammers and directed-energyweapons," DIA said.
◆190118 Hitachi reversal points tonuclearsector led byChinaand Russia
Nikkei Asian Review-12 時間前 https://s.nikkei.com/2Difj1Z
TOKYO -- Hitachi officially announced Thursday that it is putting its Britishnuclearproject on ice, a decision that will entail about ...ChinaGeneralNuclear PowerGroup is selling a reactor system that it developed based on Westinghouse's technology. ... One major factor in Hitachi's halting the U.K. project is the spread ofrenewable energyacross Europe. ... the project, generatingelectricityfrom renewables has become substantially cheaper thanks to technological innovations, as well ...
◆190118 ChinaTo Quadruple LNG Imports -- Will US Exporters Benefit?
Forbes-17 時間前 https://bit.ly/2QVRNLV
China, the world's top importer of naturalgasand second-largest buyer of liquified naturalgas(LNG), just announced plans to ... an aggressive national 'fuel-switching' policy, which favors cleaner burninggasover 'king coal' inChina'spowersector. ...Renewable energyis rightly being incorporated into the fule-mix to achieve this goal, but solar and wind alone are not ... The initiative is having a noticeable impact onChina's energysector: as of November, Chinese LNG imports are up ...
◆190118 ChinaOffers Iran $3 BillionOil-Field Deal as Europe Halts Iranian ...
Wall Street Journal-14 時間前 https://on.wsj.com/2Dg67uR
China'sstate-runenergygiant is making a new approach to clinch a $3 billion deal for more development of an Iranianoilfield, ... despite Iran holding the second-largest natural-gasreserves in the world and the fourth-largest inoilreserves.
◆190118 China'sGuangdong to have 26nuclearreactors
Asia Times-22 時間前 https://bit.ly/2QXh48f
China'ssouthern Guangdong province is on a spree constructingnuclear powerplants, with the latest addition to the province'snuclearplant cluster in ... Six reactors there will generate 50 billion kilowatt-hours per year to quench the province's thirst forelectricity. ... Guangdong's aggressive plans to harnessnuclear energyhave long stoked fears about safe operations and the disposal of spent fuel rods.
NEW DELHI/ SHILLONG: Navy divers have found a body of one of the 15 trapped miners and also spotted several skeletons in the flooded rat-holecoalmines in Meghalaya East Jaintia Hills district, weeks after a multi-agency search ...
◆190118 More than half of Nepal'selectricityimported fromIndia
Nepali times-2 時間前 https://bit.ly/2FLzw1X
... years ago. The NepalElectricityAuthority (NEA) had to import because the total demand forelectricityreached 1,243MW last week because of winter peak load and falling production from run-of-riverschemes due to low water volume in rivers. ... Last year Nepal spent Rs20 billion importingelectricityfromIndia, on top of the Rs90 billion in petroleum imports. According to NEA, the import is necessary to fulfill immediate needs and to prevent the economic cost of resumingpowercuts.
◆190118 Saving ariver: Pollution inIndia'sholy Ganges makes it toxic
SINGAPORE:Thailand's stateenergyfirm PTT is planning to start a liquefied naturalgas(LNG) desk in Singapore to expand its trading ...Thailandis in the midst of liberalising itspowersector to boost competition in the domestic market. ... solegassupplier and its only LNG importer, but state-runElectricityGenerating Authority ofThailandis expected to start imports this year. PTT's Singapore office has more than 60 staff and trade inoiland other commodities, the second source said.
◆190118 Lack ofgas, high cost 'stranded' more than half ofIndia's gas-based ...
Down To Earth Magazine-20 時間前 https://bit.ly/2swdKaz
More than half ofIndia'scapacity to generatepowerfrom naturalgasis not being used due to lack ofgas, putting plants ... The non-availability of domesticgasand high cost of imported supply has “stranded”gas-basedpowerplants with a ... expensive imports, lack of infrastructure etc, the sector must be prioritised over pollutingcoal-basedpowerplants. ... The standing committee onenergyhad also expressed concern over delayed and strandedhydro powerprojects in the country.