◆200709 Watch China's unconventional levers of power in world affairs
The Japan Times-19 時間前 https://bit.ly/2W42f9w
For those interested in a comprehensive view of China's foreign relations, the watch list below highlights a range of practices ... The profits go into efforts to achieve dominance in major world industries and build military power to secure China's ... Meanwhile, Chinese communications and surveillance systems along with Chinese-provided hydro-electric dams and port ... Chinese dams control the flow of water in the Mekong River, strongly impacting downriver countries Myanmar, Laos, ...
◆200709 China calls US invite to nuclear talks a ploy to derail them
The Mainichi-20 時間前 https://bit.ly/3feo7X0
The pact is between the U.S. and Russia, long the world's major nuclear powers. The Trump administration wants China, as a rising military power, to join. Fu called that demand unrealistic because China has a much smaller nuclear arsenal ...
◆200709 China power firms plan to cool spot thermal coal deals
Mysteel Global-4 時間前 https://bit.ly/3gEl1fq
Blaming the fast increase of spot prices of thermal coal, a grouping of some of China's leading utilities firms plans to strictly control spot thermal coal procurement and rely more on their long-term contracted resources, Mysteel Global has ...
◆200709 China to build 6-8 nuclear reactors a year from 2020-2025 ...
marketscreener.com-3 時間前 https://bit.ly/3fcguAF
The China Nuclear Energy Association said the country's total installed nuclear capacity is expected to stand at 52 GW by the end of 2020, falling short of a 58 GW target. But it would soon get back on track and could bring total capacity either in ...
◆200709 Power tussle in Nepal ruling party as China influence grows
The Mainichi-18 時間前 https://bit.ly/38Jv6ov
Besides China's investment in the building of airports, highways and hydro-power projects in Nepal, Chinese diplomats have worked to increase ties with Nepali political leaders. Just this week, China's ambassador to Nepal held meetings with ...
◆200709 China Set To Fall Short On US Energy Purchases
OilPrice.com-7 時間前 https://bit.ly/2BQ6iiA
Today's dramatically lower oil prices compared to January – when the phase-one trade deal was reached – mean that even if China were to significantly boost its import volumes of American oil, liquefied natural gas (LNG), coal, and refined ...
◆200709 Russia Eyes Another Massive Gas Pipeline To China
OilPrice.com-12 時間前 https://bit.ly/3iM21gH
Home · Oil Prices · Energy ... While China has become the world's factory and an important technological powerhouse, Russia is extremely wealthy in ... However, due to the Coronavirus pandemic and Gazprom's adjusted plan, the Power of Siberia-2 project is gaining ... According to Lin Boqiang, dean of the China Institute for Studies in Energy Policy at Xiamen University, ”before the ... According to analysts predictions, global coal industry will never recover from the COVID-19 pa.
◆200709 China reverts to its dirty coal ways
Asia Times-19 時間前 https://bit.ly/3fdC9bC
In June, China's National Energy Administration (NEA) said the country plans to boost domestic oil production this ... The NEA also outlined plans to ramp up natural gas production, the cleanest burning fossil fuel, by 4.3% year on year to ... The NEA plan also aims to increase renewable energy, including hydro, solar, wind, ethanol, and coal-to-liquids, as a ... China will continue to replace coal-fired power plants with electricity-based heating to curb coal consumption, the NEA said.
Japan In-depth-16 時間前 https://bit.ly/2BGdWfu
フィリピンのドゥテルテ大統領は6月3日、「反テロ法」に署名した。同法はすでに上院、下院議会をそれぞれ通過していたため、大統領のこの日の署名をもって成立となった。 テロとの戦いをより積極的に進め、国民をテロの脅威から守ることを目的とする「反テロ ..
◆200706 Norway to pay Rp812 billion for gas emission reduction in ...
ANTARA-19 時間前 https://bit.ly/2D87Dl7
Indonesian Ambassador to Norway Todung Mulya Lubis lauded the Norwegian Government's support to Indonesia in carbon emission reduction. "We welcome the announcement on the result-based payment by Norway's Minister of Climate ...
◆200706 Coal prices to stay under pressure until year end – analysts
Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide-9 時間前 https://bit.ly/3gvt91C
Global coal prices will remain under pressure until the end of the year amid a persisting glut in supply and weak demand ... While some Indonesian coal producers may cut output over the coming months, others could be unwilling to reduce ... Ghee Peh, a coal analyst with the Institute of Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA), told the webinar ... the two largest thermal coal importers – is projected to remain low until the end of this year, thereby keeping pressure on prices.
◆200706 120 families in Iloilo relocated as oil spill cleanup seen to last
CNN Philippines-4 時間前 https://bit.ly/2Z1Pqyl
The Ayala-led firm told the Philippine Stock Exchange on Monday that it has contained the oil spill at 10 p.m. of Friday, July 3, about seven hours after the incident occurred off the waters of Barrio Obrero in Iloilo City. AC Energy's power barge ...
◆200706 PH tops RE utilization in ASEAN
Manila Bulletin-16 時間前 https://bit.ly/2CdBmIT
The Philippines ranks highest in the utilization of renewable energy (RE) as part of its generation mix, beating its peers in the ... The country's RE developments are across multiplicity of technologies like hydro, geothermal, wind, solar and biomass ... Comparatively, Cusi noted that the targeted RE installations are “higher than our indicative and committed coal plants for ... The operator of the Wholesale Electricity Spot Market (WESM) announced to power industry players that a shift to ...
◆200706 Surge in demand props up electricity spot-market rate
Business Mirror-14 時間前 https://bit.ly/2C81KEg
Electricity spot-market price for June went up to P3.25 per kilowatt-hour (kWh), from P2.19 per kWh in the previous month, data released by the Independent Electricity Market Operator of the Philippines Inc. (IEMOP) showed. IEMOP Chief Operating Officer Robinson Descanzo attributed the price increase to a spike in demand and power plant outage incidents ... participants in the WESM and the implementation of the Green Energy Option Program and the Renewable Energy Market.
◆200708 Thailand offers suggestions for Mekong River protection, dam ...
Pattaya Mail-3 時間前 https://bit.ly/2Z9xHF3
At the Mekong River Commission (MRC) Joint Committee's meeting, Thailand
offered eight suggestions, hoping to push the Lao PDR into upgrading measures
to alleviate the impacts on downstream countries of dam construction on
◆200708 Solutions to conserving wetlands
Khmer Times-8 時間前 https://bit.ly/2VYQXDj
The meeting was held at the forum on “Mekong Wetland, Water Governance and Climate Change” in Stung Treng province. Tek Vannara, executive director of the NGO Forum on Cambodia, said the Mekong River, wetland and Tonle Sap Lake ...
◆200708 The Nile water dispute is not a zero-sum game
Middle East Monitor-17 時間前 https://bit.ly/2Chm71C
Negotiations over Ethiopia's $5 billion Grand Renaissance Dam on the River Nile have reached a critical stage. ... The dam has its headwaters from Ethiopia and accounts for about 85 per cent of the Nile's water; it is expected to provide much-needed electricity for Ethiopia's 100 million-plus people. ... For example, upstream dams on the Mekong River, particularly those in China, have become one of the key triggers for ... Tunisia: Tataouine on open strike, including oil and gas fields.
◆200708 Vietnam yet to optimize renewable energy utilization as ...
VnExpress International-6 時間前 https://bit.ly/2ADUCiq
Vietnam is struggling to fully utilize the potential of renewable energy because of policy roadblocks even though power ... In the central province of Ninh Thuan, one of the solar power hotspots in the country, nine of 15 operating solar ... in installing a new transmission line could take national utility Vietnam Electricity (EVN) five to six years to complete. ... with the most severe shortage of 5 billion kWh in 2023, as construction of new thermal and gas-fired plants fall behind schedule.
◆200708 First LNG ship-to-ship operation completed in Myanmar
... of larger LNG carriers has yet to emerge. 7 July 2020 7:43 GMT Updated 7 July 2020 7:43 GMT. By Lucy Hine. A first LNG ship-to-ship (STS) operation has been completed in Myanmar after the arrival of a third gas carrier to the new project.
◆200708 China-Laos railway bridge completes closure over Yuanjiang ...
ecns-22 時間前 https://bit.ly/2VRLgHl
China-Laos railway bridge completes closure over Yuanjiang River. 2020-07-07 Xinhua Editor：Ji Xiang. (ECNS)--The closure of the main section of the Yuanjiang Railway Bridge has been complete. This bridge is considered one of the more ...
◆200708 'China is not a hostile power': Former advisor to PM Atal Bihari
OpIndia-20 時間前 https://bit.ly/2ZNkilh
Shiv Sainiks to launch 'chaddi-baniyan' protest against their own govt in Maharashtra to oppose inflated electricity bills ... 'China is not a hostile power': Former advisor to PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee downplays Chinese aggression, calls ... we shouldn't allow any outside power to get into this problem for their own advantage,” said Sudheendra Kulkarni, ... Besides, China has disputes with Laos, Cambodia on 'historical precedents and with Thailand over the Mekong river since 2001.
◆200705 PM's Sindhu Pujan revived memory of India's natural ...
Daily Excelsior-8 時間前 https://bit.ly/3gqQCAZ
Maintaining that Sindhu river signifies thousands years old journey of
Hindus of Vedic people and Aryans, who inhabited this area, Tarun Vijay
reminded that India drives its name from Indus and its civilization as
Indus civilization. “Modi ji has ...
◆200705 River inflows and outflows
The News International-5 時間前 https://bit.ly/2Z1nElv
The position of the river inflows and outflows at Tarbela, Mangla and Chashma along with the reservoirs levels and the barrages Saturday is as under: Rivers: Indus at Tarbela: Inflows 160,800 cusecs and outflows 170,000 cusecs, Kabul at ...
◆200705 Is there any economic sense in banning Chinese products?
The Hans India-12 時間前 https://bit.ly/2VMDtu6
His surprise visit on Friday to the military base at a height of over 11,000 ft on the banks of the Indus River in Himalayas, and his eloquent address to soldiers there carried three distinct messages. Firstly, by saying that the age of expansionism ...
◆200705 The Escalating Crisis on the India-China Border | Achin Vanaik
Mainstream-11 時間前 https://bit.ly/2YXImTm
On June 15, however, in subzero temperatures, face-to-face fighting between both sides' patrol units broke out in the Galwan Valley, where the Galwan River (a tributary of the Indus River) flows. A 1996 agreement had prohibited the use of ...
◆200705 15 years of Indo-US nuclear deal: Benefits transcend nuclear
The Sunday Guardian-10 時間前 https://bit.ly/2ZAKIGY
The nuclear dimension of the cooperation, however, monopolised the next three years as both sides worked hard and ... Basically of course, the Indo-US nuclear agreement was about enabling a rapid expansion of India's nuclear energy programme. ... electricity requirements and the need to fulfil them using environmentally friendly technologies made nuclear energy a ... This is because of many factors, such as, the blow dealt to public acceptance of nuclear power by the Fukushima ...
◆200705 Overseas participants on Indian power exchanges soon
Zee Business-1 時間前 https://bit.ly/2AuZ4zY
Indian power exchanges may soon host buyers and sellers from neighbouring
countries as India looks to ... As per the plan, the country's largest
power exchange, India Energy Exchange (IEX), will begin hosting buyers
and sellers ... Such participation from overseas entities on Indian exchanges
would not be direct but through any electricity trading licensee of India.
... India already has transmission links with Nepal, Bhutan and Bangladesh
so power trading through exchanges could ...
◆200705 Gas Economy may remain a pipedream for India in near future
United News of India-16 時間前 https://bit.ly/3f0ofJD
According to India Gas Foundation (IGF), a research NGO, the sharp decline in demand and prices have sent the global ... average is 24 per cent ) to 15 per cent by 2022 in its energy-mix which is predominantly dominated by Coal and Oil.
◆200705 Pakistan producing 'surplus' electricity
The Express Tribune-2 時間前 https://bit.ly/2VIWvSg
The energy ministry on Saturday said the country was producing surplus electricity and the reason behind power outages was ... However, it dismissed KE's claim that there was a shortage of furnace oil in the market and attributed the power ...
◆200705 Sweltering heat adds to misery as power outages hit Karachi ...
The News International-6 時間前 https://bit.ly/2NXhvjS
KARACHI/LAHORE: Power outages continued in Karachi with some areas of the city experiencing seven to 10 hours of ... KE is being provided with 800 megawatts of power from the National Transmission and Despatch Company (NTDC). ... “KE is using less furnace oil to create electricity despite being provided with ample amount of gas and oil,” sources said, ... According to Pakistan Electric Power Company (PEPCO) sources, citizens have been facing unannounced power cuts for ...
◆200705 CPEC Project A 'Trillion-Dollar Blunder', Pakistan Calls It ...
EurAsian Times-2020/07/04 https://bit.ly/2ZJVmv8
Pakistan PM Imran Khan pledged that his government would complete the CPEC project (China-Pakistan Economic Corridor) at any ... The China Pakistan Economic Corridor, according to some experts, could become a “trillion-dollar blunder. ... its economy by the construction of modern transportation networks, energy projects and special economic zones (SEZs). ... “China's consistent strategic support, including help with Pakistan's nuclear program, is often held out by Pakistan's ...
◆200705 China has no role in India-Nepal border issue: Senior Nepal ...
Times of India-7 時間前 https://bit.ly/2VN4duI
... which is currently in power, in an interview with Mohammad Anab regarding the stand-off between India and Nepal on ... Alleging that China has no role to play in Nepal's internal matters, Rijal said that the Nepal Communist Party and the ... He further said that Nepal was forced to redraw its map after India passed a map in November 2019 that showed ... One treaty, namely the Treaty of Sugauli of 1815 categorically describes the border between the two countries as the Kali River.
◆200705 Locals at risk while crossing river using suspension bridge in
Himalayan Times-17 時間前 https://bit.ly/31KUpFb
... pm On: Nepal. Prakash Singh. Share Now: BAJURA: Incessant rainfall in Bajura has raised the water level of Budhiganga River to touch Taprisera suspension bridge leaving commuters, who use the bridge to cross the river, at a great risk.
◆200705 GE T&D India commissions 33 AIS & GIS substations in FY20
Construction Week Online India-2020/07/04 https://bit.ly/38qxtwv
GE T&D India, a power transmission and distribution company has commissioned 33 AIS & GIS substations in FY20. The company has commissioned 14 bays of 400 kV gas insulated substation (GIS) and 11 bays 220 kV GIS along with two x 500 MVA, ... Thimpu, for Bhutan Power Corporation (BPC); 50 MW Solar Power project for Azure Power in Bhadla, Rajasthan; two x 234 MVA Single Phase High ...
◆200705 China Reads India as a Revanchist Power
Greater Kashmir-9 時間前 https://bit.ly/2VLuCcr
The Chinese security and strategic elite have always held the position that India is expansionist. It annexed Sikkim, dismembered Pakistan, controlled Bhutan, trampled Nepalese sovereignty, and abrogated Art 370. But all said and done these ..
◆200705 The Geo-strategic Importance Of Tibet: China's “Palm & Five
The Taiwan Times-22 時間前 https://bit.ly/2W3BuSH
China considers Tibet as the palm and Ladakh, Nepal, Sikkim, Bhutan and Arunachal Pradesh as the five-fingers. ... Professor Dawa Norbu explicitly stated that “The crux of the Sino-Indian strategic rivalry is this: if the Chinese power elite ..
◆200705 China's role suspected, as Sri Lanka reviews role of India ...
Deccan Herald-15 時間前 https://bit.ly/3gppQJt
He had ignored the security interests of India and allowed China to develop strategic assets, like Hambantota Port, in the island. He had also allowed two nuclear submarines of the People Liberation Army Navy of China to dock at the Colombo ..