◆200530 Saudis focus oil shipments on China during production cuts
WorldOil-15 時間前 https://bit.ly/2MemlIB
LONDON (Bloomberg) --An early look at Saudi Arabia's crude exports for May shows that historic production cuts have done little to squelch the kingdom's flood of oil to China, which is just getting back on its feet from the coronavirus.
◆200530 Oil Prices Slide As US-China Tensions Return
OilPrice.com-10 時間前 https://bit.ly/3cbyngp
The recent move by China to pass a national security law in Hong Kong has reignited tensions between Washington and Beijing. Those tensions are now threatening over $52 billion in energy sales and have brought an end to the oil price rally. ... “We found that renewable power had a bit of a protective property, and that is something we did not know before,” one of the ... Moreover, between 2010 and 2019, renewable energy stocks returned 200 percent, while fossil fuels returned 97 ...
◆200530 New Spat Between US And China Could Crush $52 Billion ...
OilPrice.com-13 時間前 https://bit.ly/2XMCuuc
The latest escalation between the U.S. and China could compromise U.S. energy sales worth $52 billion that China ... of fossil fuels and their derivatives, from crude oil and liquefied natural gas to various fuels as well as coke and coal.
◆200530 How to replace coal power with renewables in developing ...
World Economic Forum (blog)-15 時間前 https://bit.ly/3gxqjKB
Creating a mechanism to acquire and retire coal-fired assets and recycle those funds to accelerate renewable energy would produce a ... China, the largest user and biggest builder of coal-fired electricity, is planning to reduce its total coal-fired power ... retired and planned coal plants with a combination of energy efficiency, renewable energy and storage, and possibly gas as a bridge (see image below).
◆200530 Souring US/China relations could have big impacts on energy ...
Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide-7 時間前 https://bit.ly/3dgnVG3
Implications for energy, metals and agriculture trading, as well as the broader global economy, could be significant, analysts said. ... McMonigle said oil demand could return to pre-lockdown levels by early next year, but annual growth in demand for crude, refined products, LNG, power and renewables would take a hit under renewed China tensions. ... The BP-chartered Maran Gas Vergina's arrival from Freeport LNG in Texas was seen as a positive step toward more robust LNG trade ..
◆200530 Is China overtaking the US as a financial and economic power?
The Guardian-2020/05/28 https://bit.ly/36KQOI0
For the first time, the ICP finds that China's total real (inflation-adjusted) income is slightly larger than that of the US. In purchasing power parity (PPP) terms, China's 2017 GDP was $19.617tn (£15.7tn), whereas the US's stood at $19.519tn.
◆200530 4 Takeaways From Beijing's Hong Kong Power Grab
NPR-15 時間前 https://n.pr/2XdzN60
China is moving closer toward imposing a sweeping national security law on Hong Kong, which activists and pro-democracy lawmakers say would effectively end whatever autonomy the city enjoys from Beijing. Trump, Retaliating Against .
◆200530 How to replace coal power with renewables in developing ...
World Economic Forum (blog)-17 時間前 https://bit.ly/2TUXhLb
Emissions from existing coal-fired power plants alone will exceed the maximum allowable emissions from all sources to keep ... Creating a mechanism to acquire and retire coal-fired assets and recycle those funds to accelerate renewable energy ... Despite these grim statistics, coal-fired electricity accounts for 38% of global electrical generation and about 10 billion ... in smaller low-income countries for $1-2 billion, and $10-30 billion in larger countries such as Viet Nam or Indonesia.
◆200530 ADB okays USD-300m loan for geothermal project in Indonesia
Renewables Now-22 時間前 https://bit.ly/36L91EY
The project is being developed by state-owned geothermal energy company PT Geo Dipa Energi (GDE) and involves the ... The country already ranks second globally in terms of installed geothermal power generation capacity with its 2.1 GW. ... “ADB's geothermal project will help Indonesia combat climate change and make its electricity system more sustainable, reliable, and ... Tsvet has been following the development of the global renewable energy industry for almost nine years.
◆200530 Siemens to supply compressors and generators to Indonesian ...
Hydrocarbons Technology-21 時間前 https://bit.ly/2yMaezr
Balikpapan refinery is located on Borneo Island in East Kalimantan, Indonesia. ... Siemens Energy Oil & Gas Division executive vice-president Matthew Chinn said: “Siemens Gas and Power is proud to partner with Pertamina on this project.
◆200530 Indonesia high-speed rail among $97bn in priority projects
Nikkei Asian Review-20 時間前 https://s.nikkei.com/3eyK0zQ
Other projects on the list, include state energy company Pertamina's plan to upgrade its Balongan refinery and transform it into a $12 billion petrochemical complex, Hartarto said, adding it would partner with a unnamed Taiwanese company.
◆200530 Indonesia to receive $56m payment from Norway for reducing ...
Mongabay.com-16 時間前 https://bit.ly/2XBFPw0
Indonesia is set to receive $56 million from Norway as the result of the Southeast Asian country's efforts to preserve its vast ... The payment is for Indonesia preventing the emission of 11.23 million tons of carbon dioxide equivalent (CO2e) ... result-based payment will be distributed on the ground so that we can really reduce our greenhouse gas emissions,” he said. ... the progress of deforestation reduction in other countries where the oil-rich Scandinavian country has similar pledges, .
◆200530 Bangchak to sell Nido subsidiary
Bangkok Post-8 時間前 https://bit.ly/2AhFCGt
Mostly state-owned energy firm Bangchak Corporation Plc plans to sell a subsidiary, Nido Petroleum Pty Ltd, which operates oil and gas drilling in the Philippines. Nido owns productive petroleum fields such as Nido and Matinloc in the .
◆200530 DOE warned vs buying P2.8-B Malampaya shares
manilastandard.net-16 時間前 https://bit.ly/2ZMOZc1
The Bayan Muna group warned Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi not to go on with plans of purchasing the P2.8 billion ... Corporation of Uy completed the purchase of 45 percent shares of Chevron Philippines in the Malampaya Natural Gas ... operated by Shell Philippines Exploration, Philippine National Oil Corporation-Exploration Corporation, and Udenna Corp. ... Malampaya supplies 30 percent of the national electricity demand and likewise supplies electricity to five power plants in ...
◆200530 World cannot ignore Chinese aggression in South China Sea
Nikkei Asian Review-8 時間前 https://s.nikkei.com/2ZPKI7z
This has enormous international implications because of the oil, natural gas and merchant trade in the region. ... an arbitration in an international court and facing pushback from littoral nations -- notably Vietnam and the Philippines. ... China's nuclear-powered Jin-class ballistic missile submarine is seen during a military display in the South China Sea in April 2018. ... As President Xi Jinping attempts to consolidate his power, he needs to keep the growing middle class content, but a ...
◆200530 Meralco: Waiving electric fees may cause ripple effect to entire
INQUIRER.net-13 時間前 https://bit.ly/3dhZms3
Meralco: Waiving electric fees may cause ripple effect to entire power supply chain. By: Gabriel Pabico Lalu - Reporter / @ ... MANILA, Philippines – The Manila Electric Company (Meralco) has warned that the structure of the country's energy supply chain should be considered first before making proposals about waiving electricity bills due to the COVID-19 lockdowns. Meralco spokesperson Joe ...
◆200528 Highway stretch collapses into Mekong river four days after ...
VnExpress International-5 時間前 https://bit.ly/2AfdmnQ
Highway stretch collapses into Mekong river four days after cracking. By Cuu Long May 28, 2020 | 07:31 am GMT+7. A 40-meter section of National Highway 91 fell into the Hau River, a branch of the Mekong, on Wednesday morning.
◆200528 Measures discussed to supply clean water for Mekong Delta
Nhan Dan Online-18 時間前 https://bit.ly/3cgvGul
The Mekong River Delta currently has about 13 million people living in rural areas, due to investment in recent years from the central and local budgets as well as effective support from international organisations and the active participation of ..
◆200528 Safeguarding the source of three of Asia's great rivers
Phys.Org-17 時間前 https://bit.ly/2ZInmAF
... name suggests—protects the source of three of Asia's greatest rivers: the Yangtze, Yellow and Lancang-Mekong rivers. ... effective management in Qinghai, which includes the most populated areas of the Three-River-Source National Park.
◆200528 EGAT promises “ZERO COVID” at all power plants to maintain ...
Bangkok Post-2020/05/26 https://bit.ly/3cgwrnb
Since establishment, Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) always keeps its promise to ensure electricity security ... EGAT introduced special measures, “ZERO COVID” for working in power plants and dams to ensure the stability of the ... 5 at Rajjaprabha Dam, revealed that, “Each staff member has to stay in the separated safe zone in the dam where visitors ... Ministry of Energy and public health agencies across the country to distribute alcohol sanitising gel to the public.
◆200528 Across China: China's coal-rich province takes more active ...
Xinhua-56 分前 https://bit.ly/2AcWKNy
TAIYUAN, May 28 (Xinhua) -- When the Phu Yen Solar Power Plant finally started construction in Vietnam in January last ... It took the general contractor, Shanxi Electric Power Engineering Co., Ltd. under the China Energy Engineering Group ..
◆200528 Dams on the Mekong are causing mayhem
Sustainability Times-41 分前 https://bit.ly/2M7DlAu
Low Carbon Energy · Environmental Protection · Sustainable Business · Green Consumerism · Clean Cities · Expert ... Fisheries Power Use Water Supply ... “Everywhere you look there are indications that this river, which has provided for so many, for so long, is at a breaking ... The Mekong, which originates in China and empties into the South China Sea in Vietnam, is losing much of its rich ... China and Laos are planning further dams to exploit the Mekong for electricity generation.
◆200528 Firm gets greenlight for Pursat hydro dam
The Phnom Penh Post-15 時間前 https://bit.ly/2ZGkC6Z
Victor Jona, a spokesman for the Ministry of Mines and Energy told The Post that it had issued a licence to SPHP to conduct a ... “This is the first South Korean company that the ministry has allowed to invest in a hydro dam power generating project in Cambodia. ... The government also recently approved two coal-fired power plant projects and a transmission line worth nearly $1.7 billion. From 2006 to 2019, the government attracted more than $6 billion in electricity investment.
◆200528 India invites bid for One Sun One World One Grid to take on ...
Livemint-2 時間前 https://bit.ly/2ZL5ogP
NEW DELHI : India has moved ahead with threading-the-needle for an ambitious global electricity grid, with the National ... The pre-bid meeting called on 5 June by ministry of new and renewable energy (MNRE), comes at a time of the ... Thailand, Lao, Cambodia etc. and far West which would cover the Middle East and the Africa Region," the RFP added. ... “It's only a question of transmission," power and new and renewable energy minister Raj Kumar Singh had earlier told Mint.
◆200528 China Jostling For Power & Influence In Myanmar – Another ...
EurAsian Times-3 時間前 https://bit.ly/3exeh21
Earlier this month, Pakistan awarded a contract to a Chinese state-run firm to construct Diamer-Bhasha dam in the contentious region of Pakistan administered Kashmir. As EurAsian Times reported, the project is located in Gilgit-Baltistan and .
◆200528 Myanmar receives approval to seek funds from IMF, JICA
Myanmar Times-18 時間前 https://bit.ly/2zFcQzv
Due to global constraints, cash remittances and foreign direct investments to Myanmar have also declined. Meanwhile, the country's revenue from the natural gas sector has fallen after global oil prices collapsed, U Maung Maung Win, Deputy ..
◆200528 Survivors of 2018 Dam Collapse in Laos Begin Receiving ...
Radio Free Asia-15 時間前 https://bit.ly/2ztd5xO
Nearly two years after the worst dam collapse in Laos in decades, survivors whose villages were washed away are finally being offered land in ... On July 23, 2018, water surged over a saddle dam in Attapeu province's Sanamxay district at the Xe Pian Xe Namnoy (PNPC) ... The Lao government is moved forward plans to build what would be the country's seventh large dam on the Mekong River, part of the ... A worker welds a liquefied natural gas (LNG) tank at a factory in Nantong
◆200529 From disruption to resilience in the Hindu Kush Himalaya
Technology Times Pakistan (press release)-1 時間前 https://bit.ly/3cdLAp8
As Hindu Kush Himalayan (HKH) countries prepare to absorb and recover from the economic and social fallout of the ... and the livelihoods of 240 million people in the region and 1.65 billion people who live in the river valleys downstream. ... to Action support regional platforms like the Upper Indus Basin Network and the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficient ... Sediments Deep Below the Ocean Floor · Pakistan's Nuclear Program is helping meet National Security and 12 SDGs ...
◆200529 India, China go toe-to-toe in New Cold War
Asia Times-20 時間前 https://bit.ly/2ZOMCoP
Then, India and China fought a bitter war over a still contested boundary which saw massive Chinese attacks stretching from Kashmir in the west to the eastern Himalaya. Those battles ended in a humiliating defeat for India that clearly .
◆200529 Brahmaputra river flowing near danger level in Guwahati ...
The Sentinel Assam-2020/05/28 https://bit.ly/2M7F5JI
Guwahati: With torrential rains continuing to lash several parts of Assam since the weakening of the destructive Cyclone Amphan, the Brahmaputra is flowing close to the danger level in the cities of Guwahati, Dibrugarh, and Tezpur.
◆200529 Water level of Brahmaputra river continues to rise
Yahoo India News-20 時間前 https://bit.ly/2ZMVA61
Guwahati (Assam), May 28 (ANI): Water level in Brahmaputra river has reached near danger level due to torrential rainfall. Several districts in the state are facing flood-like situation. Water has entered low-lying areas. Spells of rain and ...
◆200529 Corporate renewable energy sourcing: the way to 100 ...
The Climate Group-17 時間前 https://bit.ly/2AfIIuK
Corporate renewable energy sourcing: the way to 100% renewable electricity in India ... March 2020, the country already stood at 24% (87GW) of renewable energy installed capacity (not including large hydro projects). ... Businesses are thus a major market force to drive the decarbonization of the power sector. ... In 2019, 50 Indian companies reported greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reduction targets.
◆200529 PM Modi makes case for each state to have at least one 'solar ...
Livemint-10 時間前 https://bit.ly/2Mapt8E
The call came in the course of a review of the work of the ministries of power and new and renewable energy, a government statement said. ... This ties in efforts by India to become an integral part of the global supply chains, as firms look to move production lines out of ... A cost reflective tariff structure is aimed at helping electricity distribution companies, or discoms, realize the actual cost of power generation. ... India steps on the gas to set up World Solar Bank, may take up 30% equity.
◆200529 Pakistan celebrates 22nd anniversary of nuclear tests
Anadolu Agency-17 時間前 https://bit.ly/2ZLiFGe
Army Spokesman Major Gen. Babar Iftikhar said that Islamabad "restored balance of power in the region" by successfully establishing a "credible [and] minimum nuclear deterrence." "Armed Forces salute all those involved from .
◆200529 Pakistan's nuclear status, a generation's effort, not of Sharif
The Nation-3 時間前 https://bit.ly/36GaGM8
ISLAMABAD - Information Minister Senator Shibli Faraz asked Maryam Nawaz not to associate the hard work and efforts of a generation that made Pakistan a nuclear power with her family. In a tweet message, the minister said that the nation .
◆200529 Decoding the India-Nepal dispute
Hindustan Times-26 分前 https://bit.ly/2XbABYS
Oli obviously wants to negotiate with New Delhi from a position of strength. Nepal maintains that the 1816 Treaty of Sugauli, ratified by both sides, designates the (Maha)kali as the boundary river. It considers the treaty ..
◆200529 'One Sun One World One Grid': India initiates talks on West to
Financial Express-4 時間前 https://bit.ly/36QYsAF
The Union Ministry of New and Renewable energy (MNRE), through this initiative, plans to build global consensus ... The idea is to utilise solar power when the sun is not shining in other parts of the world by building a common transmission system. ... power grid which can be used to supply electricity to surrounding nations without adequate number of power plants. Apart from Bhutan, Nepal, Myanmar and Bangladesh, which already take power from India, there are plans to connect ...