◆200711 Wall Street Journal https://on.wsj.com/2W6dgaa
China’s Energy Policy Is a Darker Shade of Green
The country's fiscal response to the coronavirus downturn is giving new impetus to its renewable energy build-out after a ... As of early June, there were 249.6 gigawatts of coal power under development, according to the Center for Research on ... with opportunities and challenges alike in sectors as wide-ranging as oil and gas, utilities and industrial technology. ... and well-functioning electricity markets in Europe and the U.S., profitable investment opportunities for outsiders in China's ...
◆200711 Utility Dive https://bit.ly/2ZhjRjX
3 major policy trends to watch for in China's renewable energy ...
More step forward every day to commit to bold climate and renewable energy targets, not only for their direct ... Under the RPS, the grid companies, electricity retailers, electricity buyers in the wholesale market, and captive power ... and now new renewable energy projects built from 2021 onward will be as cost-competitive as the thermal generation. ... July 10; The Post and Courier Federal judge approves $192 million shareholder settlement over failed SC nuclear project offsite link ...
◆200711 India Today https://bit.ly/2Oe8tPB
How China's dam may have worsened Wuhan flooding
The initial epicentre of the new coronavirus, Wuhan in China, is now bracing for severe flooding, the second calamity to be striking ... Hubei houses the giant Three Gorges dam to regulate the flow of the Yangtze, Asia's longest river. ... Still, no floodgates were opened and electricity generation continued as usual back then.
◆200711 Xinhua https://bit.ly/2OdHkfV
China grants export license to private oil refiner - Xinhua ...
HANGZHOU, July 10 (Xinhua) -- Zhejiang Petrochemical Co., Ltd. (ZPC), a private oil enterprise in east China's Zhejiang Province, has been granted a license for the export of refined oil products by the Chinese Ministry of Commerce.
◆200711 The Hill https://bit.ly/2ZgtcbS
China turns down nuclear arms control talks with US and Russia | TheHill
China has doubled down on its stance that it won't engage in nuclear talks with the U.S. and Russia, reiterating that it has made its position on the matter "very clear." Zhao Lijian, spokesperson for China's Foreign Ministry, said Friday that the ...
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.
◆200710 The Evening Sun https://bit.ly/3ftbYhn
Focus Your Attention To The East
Both of which are members of the nuclear weapons club. Few people are aware there is an ongoing border dispute happening high in the Himalaya Mountains between China and India. ... internal social issues only helps conceal that China is setting itself up to be the dominant world power, both economically and militarily.
◆200710 UrduPoint News https://bit.ly/38FTOGs
Indus River System Authority releases 302,600 cusecs water
According to the data released by IRSA, water level in the Indus River at Tarbela Dam was 1461.60 feet, which was 75.60 feet higher than its dead level 1386 feet. Water inflow in the dam was recorded as 151,800 cusecs and outflow as ...
◆200710 Deccan Herald https://bit.ly/329Kyca
China speeds up spreading tentacles in India's territory occupied by Pakistan
The Azad Pattan hydropower plant is proposed to be built on Jhelum River near Sudhanoti in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK). ... on May 13 a $ 2.75 billion contract to build the controversial Diamer Bhasha dam on Indus River in Gilgit-Baltistan. ... The contract awarded to the consortium of the Power China and the FWO also covers construction of the 21 MW Tangir Hydro-Electric plant, which was ...
◆200710 Armenian Reporter https://bit.ly/2Zg35Sq
The Nile water dispute is not a zero-sum game – Middle East ...
Negotiations over Ethiopia's $5 billion Grand Renaissance Dam on the River Nile have reached a essential stage. ... 85 per cent of the Nile's water; it is anticipated to offer much-needed electrical energy for Ethiopia's 100 million-plus folks.
◆200710 Livemint https://bit.ly/2ZXlfYe
How Rewa solar park helped India’s green economy turn a corner
By breaking the electricity grid parity barrier in February 2017, the project brought home the point that solar energy is no longer a ... that power from sun is a competitive energy source vis-а-vis the coal-fuelled conventional source of electricity. ... “This project adds momentum to our commitment of increasing renewable energy capacities by 2022," PM Modi said in a ... telecommunications, pooling station, and transmission links; wherein the financing was provided by the World Bank.
◆200710 Times of India https://bit.ly/3iNhOfs
PM Modi inaugurates 750 MW Rewa solar project: Key points
With this solar plant at Rewa, the industries here will not only get electricity, but even Delhi Metro will get its benefits. Apart from Rewa, work is underway on solar power plants in Shajapur, Neemuch and Chhatarpur: PM Modi ... It also exemplifies India's commitment to attaining the target of gigawatt (GW) of installed renewable energy capacity by the year ... Aadhaar LPG Gas Link · Aadhaar Voter Card link · Duplicate Aadhaar Card · Aadhaar UAN Linking · Aadhaar Property Linking ...
◆200710 Hindustan Times https://bit.ly/3iLiG45
PM Modi to inaugurate Asia’s largest solar power plant in MP today
It will get 24% of energy from the project with the remaining 76% being supplied to the state discoms of Madhya Pradesh. * It also exemplifies India's commitment to attaining the target of 175GW of installed renewable energy capacity by the year ...
◆200710 OilPrice.com https://bit.ly/2Dno8tH
Can India Really Shut Down Oil Supply To China
The relationship between India and China has always been shaky, but a recent flare-up of tensions on the border between ... Both countries are nuclear powers, which has worried the UN, who has called on Beijing and New Delhi to "exercise ...
◆200710 The Nation https://bit.ly/3ejRi9Y
Launching much-needed power projects
On July 5, Pakistan and China signed the accord for construction of 700 MW Azad Pattan Hydro Project at a cost of $1.5 billion ... China Three Gorges Corporation (CTGC), the state-owned power developer, had won the right to develop the dam on ... Located in the north-eastern region of Pakistan in Azad Jammu & Kashmir (AJK) on Jhelum River, the project has ... the import of fossil fuels like coal, oil and gas required for production of electricity, the significance of changing the energy ...
◆200710 Associated Press of Pakistan https://bit.ly/2W0xhyU
Pakistan, China cooperation in hydropower deepens under CPEC framework: Chinese scholar
BEIJING, Jul 9 (APP):The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) continues to make strides under the framework of Belt and Road ... Azad Patan Hydropower Station is located on the Jhelum River, Azad Kashmir region, with a total installed capacity of 700 MW. ... Currently Pakistan is moving forward to produce clean and cheaper electricity instead of utilizing the expensive imported fuel. ... Hydro power generation has always been considered as a big source of clean energy.
◆200710 Dunya News https://bit.ly/2W5lXS3
Punjab CM approves Ravi River Front Urban Development project
LAHORE (Dunya News) – Chief Minister of Punjab (CM) Sardar Usman Buzdar on Friday has given green signal for the execution of River Front Urban Development (RRFUD) project to beautify the area. According to details, Punjab ...
◆200710 The Express Tribune https://bit.ly/3gDS0Aq
Pakistan's productivity lower than Bangladesh
“The four main costs which are considerably high in Pakistan are electricity tariffs, gas charges, wages and general sales tax and they should be reduced.” Ayesha Spinning Mills CEO Rahim Nasir said Covid-19 had led to at least 30% ...
◆200710 Online Khabar (English) https://bit.ly/2CiO09Q
Floods shut several hydropower projects in Nepal ...
Nepal Electricity Authority says floods and landslides across the country have shut several hydropower projects in the past few days. The authority's ... “The power supply has fluctuated as the production, transmission and distribution systems have been affected. However ... Nepal's biggest hydropower project, Kaligandaki A, is also shut from 8 am today as the water level in the river increased. The project ...
◆200710 The Indian Express https://bit.ly/2W4Jwuo
Nepal stops transmission of India’s news channels; Doordarshan remains on air
There was no immediate reaction from India on the issue. People familiar with the development said the Nepalese embassy in New Delhi apprised its views to the Indian government over coverage of Nepal's political developments by the ...
◆200710 MyRepublica https://bit.ly/322bdI1
Flood damages Middle Bhotekoshi Hydroelectric Project, production date likely to be deferred further
The flood in the Bhotekoshi River in Sindhupalchowk district inundated the powerhouse of the 102 megawatt hydropower ... The project's chief Sunil Kumar Lama said the flood swept away mainly the electromechanical equipment of the hydro project and the ... According to him, the dam is severely damaged and the warehouse is covered under landslide debris. ... Meanwhile, Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) that is reeling under heavy financial losses with a fall in electricity demand ...
◆200710 New Straits Times Online https://bit.ly/2ZXp8fM
South Asian nations caught in China-India crossfire
... and India has put their neighbours in South Asia in a spot as they are caught in a crossfire between the nuclear-armed powers. ... In Bhutan, a nation landlocked by China in the north and India in the south, there have also been tensions over Beijing's ... "As long as there is this balance of power between China and India, there will be space for these South Asian ... for strategic influence in the Indian Ocean, which is home to key trade waterways, particularly for the world's oil trade.
◆200710 TTG Asia https://bit.ly/2ZTEHFn
Nepal and Bhutan next for Wyndham's portfolio expansion
Ramada by Wyndham Valley Thimpu, Bhutan, will offer 41 spacious rooms, including many with panoramic views of the magnificent Himalayas. Tucked in the Thimpu valley by the free-flowing Raidāk River, its location will provide easy access to ...
◆200710 MENAFN.COM https://bit.ly/2ZWb8Tr
Sri Lanka- Government decides to grant concessions to ...
(MENAFN - Colombo Gazette) The Government has decided to grant concessions to electricity consumers, Cabinet co-spokesman Bandula Gunawardena said. He said that the matter was discussed by the Cabinet with subject Minister ...
◆200710 Colombo Page https://bit.ly/3iNmgea
Sri Lanka : CEB extends agreements of 15 stalled hydropower ...
Thu, Jul 9, 2020, 08:50 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka. July 09, Colombo: The Minister of Power and Energy, Mahinda Amaraweera has instructed the Ceylon Electricity Board to extend the agreements of ...
◆200710 ThePrint https://bit.ly/3gN4ztw
Sri Lanka ‘assures’ India on Colombo Port project despite opposition pressure ahead of polls
Sri Lanka 'assures' India on Colombo Port project despite opposition pressure ahead of polls ... New Delhi: Sri Lanka has “assured” India that the high-profile Colombo Port project will remain with New Delhi despite opposition ... Some of the key projects pending for years are the Trinco Oil Farm projects, modernisation of an airport in Sri Lanka and development of an LNG terminal in Colombo, among others. ... Power pioneer invents new battery that's 90% cheaper than lithium-ion.