◆200522 'This is the end': Hong Kong opposition decries China power ...
The Japan Times-1 時間前 https://bit.ly/2ZudE4O
“We will establish sound legal systems and enforcement mechanisms for safeguarding national security in the two special administrative regions, and see that the governments of the two regions fulfill their constitutional responsibilities,” Li said ..
◆200522 Deputy PM 'very concerned' over reports China's power plants ...
The Guardian-5 時間前 https://bit.ly/36jAFJe
There are reports the Chinese government is warning state-owned power plants not to buy new shipments of Australian thermal coal and instead favour domestic products. McCormack said the trade minister, Simon Birmingham, and diplomats ..
◆200522 China misses 2019 energy efficiency target: state planner
Reuters-2 時間前 https://reut.rs/3bQxnhD
The agency also promised prudent and safe development of new hydropower and nuclear projects, and said it would maintain the pace of new wind and solar plant construction in order to ensure that non-fossil fuels become “the major ...
◆200522 Amazon launches first solar energy facility in China
GeekWire-22 時間前 https://bit.ly/2XmhZnY
Amazon has 31 renewable energy facilities and uses power from solar panels on rooftops at 60 fulfillment centers around the world. Despite those efforts, an employee activist group inside Amazon and other environmental advocates have been ...
◆200522 China alters rules on iron ore, coal sparking trade fears
The Australian Financial Review-20 時間前 https://bit.ly/36taXSI
Industry consultancy MySteel said in a widely distributed newsletter that some power plants in southern China would stop importing thermal coal from Australia. The plants had been issued with a notice with instructions to restrict the imports. “
◆200522 Geothermal remains important option to curb Indonesia's ...
ThinkGeoEnergy-13 時間前 https://bit.ly/2zYpcTm
Geothermal energy remains a key option to help Indonesia curb dependence from fossil fuel imports and help the country reach an increased share of renewable ... Renewable energy sources in Indonesia, including geothermal, water and micro-mini hydro, bio energy, solar, wind and ocean currents are capable of producing 431 GW of electricity, according to Halim Kalla, the Deputy ... In fact, geothermal energy emissions are only 1/15 of coal-fired steam power plant emissions.
◆200522 Jakarta to lead the way in Indonesia's easing of antivirus rules
The Mainichi-4 時間前 https://bit.ly/2XmJMVc
The average transmission in Indonesia stands between two to three people, while the Jakarta area comes in lower than one. On Tuesday, Jakarta Gov. Anies Baswedan expressed hope that the capital can end its large-scale restrictions by June ...
◆200522 Asia Builds up Coal Despite Falling Demands
VOA Learning English-7 時間前 https://bit.ly/3cVe3kP
Coal power plant building will continue in Asia despite falling electricity demand and environmental concerns. Experts ... In a report last month, the International Energy Agency said that demand for electricity will decrease this year due to lockdowns. ... in their own countries, they are expected to continue to build coal plants in developing countries like Vietnam and Indonesia. ... fossil fuel – n.a fuel (such as coal, oil, or natural gas) that is formed in the earth from dead plants or animals.
◆200522 Air Products Investing $2 Billion in Indonesia Methanol Plant
ThomasNet News-1 時間前 https://bit.ly/3e9BV4c
The new plant will lead to almost 2 million tons of methanol produced annually from about 6 million annual tons of coal. ... On April 20, the company announced the completion of a $530 million acquisition of five steam methane reformer plants from PBF Energy, which Air Products is ... In March, Air Products inked an agreement to provide its liquefied natural gas (LNG) technology, equipment, and ... We are using the power of our platform to aid in the mass shortage of critical supplies.
◆200522 Philippine gov't apologies, says country still on 1st wave of virus
The Mainichi-5 時間前 https://bit.ly/2yp1HCl
"We are in the first wave driven by the local community transmission," Health Department senior official Beverly Lorraine Ho told a virtual press conference. "We apologize for the confusion that this has caused, but we hope that this does not in .
◆200522 Hunger looms in South East Asia as China grabs river, seas
Philippine Star-13 時間前 https://bit.ly/2ZmGd4e
A Chinese warship trained weapons on a Philippine patrol in the Malampaya gas field. Beijing falsely claims the area and nearby gas-rich Recto Bank. If it takes Malampaya, Luzon would lose 45 percent of its power source. Blackouts would .
◆200522 Alminaza: Withdrawing from coal: A concrete act of love for our
Sun.Star-17 時間前 https://bit.ly/2TtrbGe
Today, we have 28 operating coal-fired power plants. If Philippine banks and other financial institutions continue to support the coal industry, 26 more will be added to our fleet. This is why next week ..
◆200522 Power demand seen to remain flat this year
Philippine Star-13 時間前 https://bit.ly/2WSE2nh
MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine power demand is projected to remain flat this year, with only the residential sector as the main driver for growth amid the coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19 pandemic. The Department of Energy .
Japan In-depth-5 時間前 https://bit.ly/2Zr2Ft7
◆200520 Dams upstream of the Mekong damage 70 million people
AsiaNews-17 時間前 https://bit.ly/2LFuEx3
Two years ago, in this area downstream of the Mekong River, the Xe Pian-Xe Namnoy dam collapsed on July 23, ... The Mekong River Rescue Alliance also asked local authorities to seek alternative energy solutions and implement ... still determined to pursue the hydroelectric power project of Luang Prabang, one of the lower reaches of the Mekong River. ... The electricity will mainly be sold in Thailand.
◆200520 Myanmar Power Plants Delayed by COVID-19 to Start ...
The Irrawaddy News Magazine-20 時間前 https://bit.ly/2zPnnYS
Deputy Minister for Electricity and Energy (MOEE) U Khin Maung Win said three imported liquefied natural gas (LNG) power projects and a gas power project are still not operational because of COVID-19. Due to travel restrictions and .
◆200520 How will COVID-19 reshape Asia's energy future?
The Japan Times-19 時間前 https://bit.ly/2ZjfRjp
For instance, while the future still remains unclear, one area to watch is how national oil companies will be affected by this context, including the extent to which some of these firms in China and Southeast Asian countries such as Thailand and ..
◆200520 Democracy must not become the silent victim of the ...
Modern Diplomacy-11 時間前 https://bit.ly/2Tn1h6Q
The Southern Thailand Wind Power and Battery Energy Storage Project is the first private sector initiative in Thailand to ... more power than the grid is able to absorb, which will help ensure the stability and reliability of the renewable energy source. ... “This will enhance the resilience of the region's electricity grid, provide energy security for communities, and support ... “The latest disaster has rightly drawn parallels to the toxic gas leak that killed thousands in Bhopal, India, in 1984”, ...
◆200520 Vietnam has potential for '160GW of offshore wind'
reNEWS-17 時間前 https://bit.ly/2XfGYt4
GE bags Pakistan hydro deal ... The Danish Energy Agency (DEA) and the Vietnamese Electricity and Renewable Energy Authority are working ... “Vietnam has a huge potential for offshore wind, which could play a key role in the green transition of the country.” DEA has been engaged by Vietnam to support the country's 10-year power development plan. ... These include resource mapping and site selection, LCOE estimation and transmission grid analysis, among others, and ...
◆200520 Vietnam chose Vestas for 2 wind projects
ScandAsia.com-20 時間前 https://bit.ly/3bNNeh9
Vestas will supply, transport, install and commission a total of 16 V150-4.2 MW wind turbines delivered in different power ratings to optimise the projects' energy output. The customised tower solution takes the turbines to 162m hub
◆200520 O Meanchey coal-fired plant 50% complete
The Phnom Penh Post-15 時間前 https://bit.ly/2Zm0y9G
Han Seng Coal Mine Co Ltd's (HSCMC's) 265MW coal-fired power station in Oddar Meanchey province's easternmost ... Ministry of Mines and Energy spokesman Victor Jona previously told The Post that Cambodia's electricity demand is .
◆200520 Myanmar launches 1 GW solar tender
pv magazine Australia-9 時間前 https://bit.ly/36gFuD4
The country's Ministry of Electricity and Energy is seeking proposals for 30 large-scale solar plants. The selected developers will be awarded 20-year power purchase agreements. ... According to the latest statistics from the International Renewable Energy Agency, Myanmar had cumulatively installed 88 MW of PV capacity ...
◆200520 Tigyit coal-fired power plant to continue operation
Mizzima News-2 時間前 https://bit.ly/2TD7wDR
Myanmar's government on Tuesday rejected a Shan state member of parliament's proposal to shutter a ... citing the concerns of his constituents, but was rebuffed by Deputy Minister of Electricity and Energy Khin Maung Win. ... Ltd., a Chinese energy company specializing in coal power, operates the plant in Tigyit village.
◆200520 Macau Legend shifts to Aug Laos expansion opening: exec
GGRAsia-19 時間前 https://bit.ly/3g5JCds
The Thakhet Club – a slot machine venue – is located at Thakhek, the capital of Laos' Khammouane province that shares a border with Thailand marked by the path of the Mekong River. “We plan to open Thakhek slot club first then Savannakhet ..
◆200521 Sindh: WSC Condemns Pakistani Decision to Dam River Indus
UNPO (press release)-15 時間前 https://bit.ly/3bQtRUy
WSC urged the Pakistani administration to scrap any mega-dams from plans and instead focus thoroughly on modern water management and electricity generation from solar, nuclear, and other renewable energy sources. According to reports, “
◆200521 GE to supply technology for Dasu Hydropower Plant
The Nation-5 時間前 https://bit.ly/2XaMDRe
LAHORE-GE Renewable Energy, in consortium with Powerchina Zhongnan Engineering Corporation Limited, ... by Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) to supply six Francis turbines and generators for Stage 1 of ... The plant will help generate clean electricity, ushering in a new era of socio-economic potential and development in remote areas. ... The first stage consists of installing a 2,160 MW hydropower plant on the Indus River, which could be expanded to
◆200521 'Funding for Diamer-Bhasha dam arranged'
The Express Tribune-4 時間前 https://bit.ly/2z6buhb
Speaking at a joint press conference with Water and Power Development Authority (Wapda) Chairman Lt-Gen (retd) Muzammil Hussain and ... “India's objections to Diamer-Bhasha dam are baseless,” he said, adding that Indus basin agreement had its own significance, but the ... He added that all the dams being built on the Indus river would be RCC dams. ... He said that in addition to economic development, the project would also help prevent floods and generate cheaper electricity.
◆200521 Rivers Flows And Reservoirs Level Report
UrduPoint News-22 時間前 https://bit.ly/3gj6tCG
LAHORE, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 20th May, 2020 ) :The position of the river inflows and outflows at Tarbela, Mangla and Chashma along with the reservoirs levels and the barrages Wednesday is as under: Rivers: Indus at Tarbela: .
◆200521 Exploration beneath is no threat to Assam national park, says ...
The Hindu-9 時間前 https://bit.ly/3bNtlqb
Dibru-Saikhowa is an island bounded by the Brahmaputra, Lohit and Dibru rivers. “The advertisement appears to have led to concern, assuming that OIL will be operating inside the national park. We reassure everyone that our operations .
◆200521 India steps on the gas for coal mining
Livemint-20 時間前 https://bit.ly/2zgw3Yd
NEW DELHI: As part of India' strategy to revive economic activity, the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) on Wednesday ... New Delhi's move comes at a time when the window for fossil fuels is rapidly closing, and the global energy landscape has been ... It allowed coal mining by any company present in sectors other than steel and power, and did away with the captive end-use criteria.
◆200521 Oil crisis looms in Pakistan
The Express Tribune-6 時間前 https://bit.ly/3cRZgqO
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan might have to face shortage of petroleum products if refineries opt to cut production due to cheaper ... This is also essential for maintaining energy security of the country and catering to defence energy needs indigenously. Now, they are facing another price crisis due to oil imports by PSO at cheaper rates during the first half of May that ... lines, low demand of fuel oil in power sector and weak international prices have been the major contributors to the financial ..
◆200521 ow, Pakistan digs up $680 million scam linked to China's ...
WION-12 時間前 https://bit.ly/3e6iFEW
A committee looking into the losses in Pakistan's power sector has dug out a $625 scam. ... way to China and it involves two Chinese power producers Huaneng Shandong Ruyi energy(HSR) and Port Qasim Electric Power Company Limited. ... In Karachi, residents are paying up to 17.69 Pakistan rupee per unit of electricity
◆200521 NESPAK-led JV wins Diamer Bhasha Dam's consultancy ...
Profit by Pakistan Today-21 時間前 https://bit.ly/2TnzoLK
Lahore: A National Engineering Services Pakistan (NESPAK)-led joint venture has won the consultancy contract of Diamer Bhasha Dam Project through competitive bidding. ... Diamer Bhasha Dam is proposed to be constructed on the Indus River. ... The project comprises construction of 272 m high Roller Compacted Concrete Dam (RCC), spillway, power intake, waterway ... The powerhouse will generate 4500 megawatt (MW) of low-cost hydel electricity and help mitigate floods.
◆200521 'Funding for Diamer-Bhasha dam arranged'
The Express Tribune-4 時間前 https://bit.ly/2zXOvoi
Speaking at a joint press conference with Water and Power Development Authority (Wapda) Chairman Lt-Gen (retd) Muzammil Hussain ... “Diamer-Bhasha dam is being built inside the Pakistani area and we will complete the dam section [of the project] in five years,” he said. ... He added that all the dams being built on the Indus river would be RCC dams. ... He said that in addition to economic development, the project would also help prevent floods and generate cheaper electricity.
◆200521 Protests in Gilgit Baltistan as Pakistan allows increased ...
The Statesman-16 時間前 https://bit.ly/3bNEhV2
The controversial dam, which is part of a major hydropower plant, will be built jointly by state-run firm China Power and Pakistan Army's commercial wing, Frontier Works Organisation (FWO). The Chinese have a 70% stake in the joint venture,
◆200521 Farmers oppose flow of water into Pakistan
The Tribune-5 時間前 https://bit.ly/2WOQ1Cp
Samiti spokesman Subhash Sehgal said in the past, Bhakra Dam had a storage capacity ranging from 1,462 to 1,690 feet, Pong Dam 1,260 to ... Due to poor management, thousands of cusecs of water was allowed to flow to Pakistan in May.
◆200521 Real targets of Nepal PM Oli's new political map are in ...
Hindustan Times-14 時間前 https://bit.ly/3bUcZMt
Nepal prime minister KP Sharma Oli's push to fast-track release of a new political map on Wednesday is linked to his ... Oli-led government, are seen to have played a lead role in the tug-of-war that played out in Nepal's power politics. ... Energy minister Barsaman Pun told the Kathmandu Post that the Cabinet scrapped the ordinance following what he described as “excessive criticism”. ...
◆200521 Exaggerated concerns
The Kathmandu Post-3 時間前 https://bit.ly/3gdjNZk
After the projects in question are completed, Nepal will have transmission lines that can be charged at 400kV. To achieve sustainable growth, benefit from Nepal's electricity potential, and to increase energy consumption while reducing the
◆200521 World Bank urged to invest in Upper Arun Hydro Project
https://www.nepal24hours.com (press release) (blog)-11 時間前 https://bit.ly/2zW0S4x
KATHMANDU:- The Ministry of Energy, Hydro Power and Irrigation has put forth a proposal before the World Bank to lead ... to take ahead the construction of Upper Arun Hydro Project through the Nepal Electricity Authority on company model.
◆200521 Energy Minister requests World Bank to invest in Upper Arun ...
myRepublica-17 時間前 https://bit.ly/2ZqEIBY
KATHMANDU, May 20: Minister for Energy, Water Resources and irrigation Barshaman Pun has requested the World Bank to make ... The government has decided to construct the project in company model through the state-owned Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA). Arun Hydro Electric Company has been entrusted with the responsibility to develop the project. ... of Khandbari Municipality in Sankhuwasabha district through a 40-kilometer-long 400 KV double circuit transmission line.
◆200521 After 24 years, Mahakali irrigation project still doubtful
Himalayan Times-22 時間前 https://bit.ly/2LREuM5
BHIMDATTANAGAR: The Nepal-India Integrated Treaty on Mahakali River, which was signed 24 years ago by the then ... 1,200 metres long from Tanakpur dam up to Nepal's border to release water that Nepal is entitled to get from the dam.
◆200521 5 Things To Do in Thimphu, Bhutan
Femina-18 時間前 https://bit.ly/3e4hjdF
Bhutan takes great pride in its natural heritage – with a national animal that's almost unique to its geographical location. ... Usually seen grazing in the Bhutan Takin Preserve close to the king's palace, these large animals tend to wander about, and the reserve is ... If your wallet does feel a bit heavy, check out the handicrafts market on the other side of the river, but stay away from the lovely antiques; their ...
◆200521 Another virus imperative for SL: Fix the energy problem
ft.lk-12 時間前 https://bit.ly/2XuD2Fd
Another demonstration we made subsequently was making use of waste to energy and for transportation ... There was the bold claim about the better service stability of the power system during the curfew period in Sri Lanka. ... The electricity demand it has been stated has come down by about 30%. Whatever ... Renewables and hydro rely on nature. Coal, oil and gas refer to the reliance on the outside.