◆200812 OilPrice.com https://bit.ly/31DS9Ou
China To Expand Its Influence In The Middle East With Major Oil Deal
In the absence of a sudden major spike in oil prices, economic survival in practical terms now comes down to one of two broad options. The first is to sell off chunks of state assets in initial public offerings (IPOs) or stakes in ongoing oil and gas ...
◆200812 Xinhua https://bit.ly/31DSdxI
China Energy holds open day event on wind power project in ...
A Chinese clean energy company organized an open day event on Monday to showcase operations, COVID-19 ... and control measures as well as resumption of work at the De Aar wind power project, South Africa's largest wind power project. ... Since the pandemic broke out, the wind farm has provided more than 200 million kWh of electricity to affected areas. ... about 760 million kWh of power annually, equalling the power produced by burning 215,800 tons of standard coal and ...
◆200812 REVE https://bit.ly/3fSYPxg
Vestas wind power surpasses 1 GW of orders in China in 2020
Deliveries are expected to begin in the fourth quarter of 2020, and commissioning is scheduled for the same quarter. Project and client names are not disclosed. ChinaVestaswind energy. Post navigation. Previous PostGoldwind and ...
◆200812 Nikkei Asian Review https://s.nikkei.com/33PwLbH
China's economic clout chills Bangladesh-India relations
Bangladesh has also turned to China for finance of a water management project along the Teesta river. The Water Resources Ministry requested nearly $1 billion from China after a water sharing accord with India sat in limbo for eight years ...
◆200812 ThePrint https://bit.ly/33SjoaO
Oil to Kashmir — Why China, not Saudi Arabia, is Pakistan’s only Big Brother now
Oil to Kashmir — Why China, not Saudi Arabia, is Pakistan's only Big Brother now ... Jammu & Kashmir – as recently as 1996, the last three were the only countries in the world to have recognised the Taliban when it took power in Afghanistan.
◆200806 ThinkGeoEnergy https://bit.ly/30uwzwt
Indonesia still trying to find balance between geothermal tariffs ...
Oil and gas, transitioning to geothermal and more #Pivot2020 – a commentary ... The Indonesian Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources continues trying to find a balance between incentives and compensations, ... F.X. Sujiastoto explained, the compensation was made so that the selling price of electricity from geothermal power plants (PLTP) was more affordable. ... related to the purchase of electricity for New and Renewable Energy (EBT) by PT Perusahaan Listrik Negara (PLN).
◆200806 Jakarta Post https://bit.ly/2Ds69mr
Indonesia’s B40 biodiesel plan back on track after palm oil prices improve - The Jakarta Post
Indonesia's B40 biodiesel plan back on track after palm oil prices improve Clean energy: A gas station worker serves motorists in the West Papua city of Bintuni. The government is promoting biofuels such as B30 biodiesel to reduce the ...
◆200806 Asia Times https://bit.ly/2DDiuns
The rising cost of Indonesia’s resource nationalism
Oil industry experts fear, however, that Rokan may follow the same pattern as the offshore Mahakam gas block in East Kalimantan where production has yet to recover since the French oil company Total was forced to relinquish its controlling ...
18時間前ny oil that the Philippines extracts from a ...
◆200806 Manila Bulletin https://bit.ly/3gxVLHT
More comprehensive technical study pushed for Malampaya's life extension
The country's lawmakers as well as state-run Philippine National Oil Company-Exploration Corporation (PNOC-EC) are pushing for a ... be mainly anchored on the development of indigenous resources, including oil and gas as well as renewable energy (RE) installations. ... The attention of the country's power distribution utilities (DUs) had been called this early to make sure that no new round of 'bill ...
◆200806 Upstream Online https://bit.ly/3gAKt5R
Philippines sets sights on exploration drive
Philippine National Oil Company Exploration Corporation (PNOC EC) is teaming up with the Department of Energy (DoE) and the University of the Philippines to perform extensive geophysical and geological studies intended to make the ...
◆200806 INQUIRER.net https://bit.ly/3gxmzYR
Duterte ban on PH military in South China Sea drills elates China
The United States, a long-time ally of the Philippines, has sent its nuclear-powered aircraft carriers in the South China Sea in recent weeks, conducting naval exercises and freedom of navigation operations. The US activities followed the recent ...
◆200805 Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan https://bit.ly/30uiSO1
Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Prime Minister of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam）と電話会談を行ったところ、概要は以下のとおりです。 冒頭、安倍総理大臣から、ベトナムの新型コロナウイルス感染症対策とフック首相の迅速な対応 ...
◆200805 NNA ASIA https://bit.ly/2Ddx6dD
ラオス北西部のサイニャブリ県各地で、洪水による被害が発生している。北西部では、洪水発生前の２日間にわたって豪雨が続いていた。ビエンチャン・タイムズ（電子版）が４日伝えた。 洪水被害が最も大きいのはサイニャブリ郡で、200 ...
◆200805 NNA ASIA https://bit.ly/3a3J3OP
バンプー、ベトナムの風力発電所を買収へ タイ・電力・ガス ...
◆200805 The Star Online https://bit.ly/2Dxee9d
Mekong set to rise further after downpour
THE water level in Mekong River flowing through Nong Khai province has risen sharply due to heavy rain in the North of Thailand and Laos under the influence of tropical storm Sinlaku. The water level had risen to 4.20 metres as measured by ...
◆200805 UCAN https://bit.ly/2DxjZnk
Mekong agency says Tonle Sap 'very critical' amid drought
The annual reversal of the river flow in the Tonle Sap has failed to arrive amid a long-running drought with water levels now “very ... As a major tributary of the Mekong River, the Tonle Sap stretches from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap and forms a giant inland lake ... catches has been reduced to a paltry two or three kilograms and have blamed large-scale dam construction in Laos and China for their plight.
◆200805 The Diplomat https://bit.ly/2BZpSJv
What Does Vietnam Think About America's Indo-Pacific ...
Chinese damming activities along the Mekong River in neighboring Laos and Cambodia, which in many instances are fueled ... which has economic and military superiority over it, and the United States, which can help offset Chinese power.
◆200805 S&P Global https://bit.ly/2DwxFyO
Myanmar's fast-track LNG-to-power plants put country on ...
Spot LNG imports are cheaper for Myanmar than its own oil-linked pipeline gas exports to China and Thailand. ... It has been necessitated because of shallow draft at Burmese ports of Yangon and Thilawa and sand bars on the river that restrict ... *Myanmar's installed power capacity by fuel is 1.9 GW of gas, 3.5 GW of hydro, 0.5 GW of coal and 0.1 GW of diesel, ... *CNTIC VPower and Electric Power Generation Enterprise of the Ministry of Electricity and Energy of Myanmar signed a ...
◆200805 REVE https://bit.ly/3gxUvEI
Banpu set to acquire $66 million wind farm in Vietnam
The Banpu Group aims to achieve a power-generation capacity of 6,100MW within 2025 by focusing on markets with growing power demand with BanpuNEXT spearheading the development of renewable energy and energy technology.
◆200805 reNEWS https://bit.ly/31lGx2l
Offshore capacity to 'top 234GW by 2030'
Other markets in the region are also beginning to scale-up their offshore wind markets, with Vietnam, Japan and South Korea ... “Furthermore, 1GW of offshore wind power avoids 3.5 million tonnes of CO2 – making it the most effective available ... for the sector and place the offshore industry in an increasingly important position to drive the global energy transition. ... Renews provides news-focused business intelligence on the renewable energy sector with market-leading coverage of ...
◆200805 Asia Times https://bit.ly/2Ppy6xx
China, Cambodia trade pact more form than substance
A soon-to-be-signed Cambodia-China free trade agreement (FTA) will not extend Phnom Penh the economic lifeline it initially sought from Beijing and ... Cambodia's first-ever bilateral trade pact will by initial estimates add less than 2% of gross domestic product (GDP) to the economy and ... the democratic backsliding and human rights violations of the ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP), which has been in power since 1979. ... Three Gorges Dam deformed but safe, say operators.
◆200805 Myanmar Times https://bit.ly/3gw2pym
Is hydrogen missing piece in ASEAN's energy mix?
ASEAN's current power generation mix is dominated by coal, gas, and hydropower. ... grids because it requires back-up capacity from conventional gas power plants, according to the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in the US. ... In many cases their development requires large investment in undersea transmission cables to transport electricity. ... To produce green hydrogen requires electricity from renewable other than wind and solar, such as nuclear, geothermal, and hydro.
◆200805 The Asset https://bit.ly/30u3Acj
Japanese trading houses sign up for Myanmar LNG power ...
A consortium of three Japanese trading houses, together with local partner Eden Group, has received the go-ahead for a liquefied natural gas (LNG) power project in Myanmar. The country's Ministry of Electricity and Energy (MOEE) has ...
◆200805 Frontier Myanmar https://bit.ly/33tkZU8
Chinese companies dominate bidding for Myanmar's billion ...
The Ministry of Electricity and Energy will soon announce the winners of its billion-dollar solar tender, officials say, after ... Machinery Engineering Corporation and Datang Power each submitted more than 10 bids, according to the document.
◆200805 Arab News https://bit.ly/2BYeA8c
Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi confirms contesting for second ...
After decades of military rule, Suu Kyi, who won the Nobel Peace Prize for campaigning for democracy, took the reins in 2016 after an electoral landslide, but has been forced to share power with the generals. Her international reputation ...
◆200810 Nepali times https://bit.ly/2XMxIO9
BRI and trans-Himalayan connectivity
The trans-Himalayan train was discussed between Prime Minister K P Oli and President Xi Jinping in two meetings in ... China uses the BRI brand to project not just its strategic need for connectivity, but also as an extension of its soft power.
◆200810 The Statesman https://bit.ly/3kwnkUH
After Ladakh stand-off, India thinking of procuring light tanks
The importance of light tank as a 'mobile protected fire power' for the Indian Army for multi -spectrum, multi-front ... The deployment of light tanks both at high terrains of Himalaya in Northern and Eastern sectors could be used in both offensive ...
◆200810 The Nation https://bit.ly/3aciW8D
CDA opens technical bids for consultancy of Indus River Water project
In order to develop a perennial source of potable water supply for Islamabad and Rawalpindi which can meet present as well as future needs, project regarding Conduction of Water from Indus River System at Terbela Dam was initiated in 2004- ...
◆200810 ThePrint https://bit.ly/3a9xRQG
India wants video-conference on Indus Water Treaty, Pakistan for Wagah border meeting
The western rivers, namely Indus, Chenab and Jhelum, are for Pakistan with India given some rights like agriculture, navigation, domestic use and also the unrestricted rights to develop hydroelectric power projects within the specified ...
◆200810 DAWN.com https://bit.ly/3abxQvw
Pakistan Army continues rescue and relief operation after flooding wreaks havoc in Dadu
Water from Nai Gaj Dam will ultimately flow into Manchhar Lake, which is Pakistan's largest freshwater lake. The lake is located towards the left of the flood protection bund and also receives water from Indus River. Senior irrigation officer ...
◆200810 The New Indian Express https://bit.ly/30I0Gk7
India's coal import drops 43 per cent in July owing to high stockpile at pitheads, plants
The power sector is a key coal consumer. Prime Minister Narendra Modi had also given directions to target thermal coal import substitution, particularly when huge coal stock inventory is available in the country this year.
◆200810 India Today https://bit.ly/3iog4Iu
China's dams in Tibet may pose threat to India's water supply | Satellite images explain
China's rapid pace of dam constructions that includes at least eight new ones on the Brahmaputra River in Tibet has ... The proposed dams on the Yarlung Tsangpo river in Tibet are close to the Indian border in Arunachal Pradesh. ... This has sparked speculation that the aim of these dams is only to build reservoirs and export electric energy from Tibet to mainland China. ... and electricity demands in the region could be met with a single hydroelectricity project like the Zangmo dam.
◆200810 BW Businessworld https://bit.ly/3kt0lcY
India must balance soft-power, hard-power to deal with China ...
Washington [US], August 10 (ANI): The Global Kashmiri Pandit Diaspora (GKPD) urged India to use a balanced combination of soft power and hard power to deal with China's expansionist policies. The virtual panel discussion held on ...
◆200810 Times of India https://bit.ly/33LboIC
Heavy inflow fills Mettur dam faster
Revenue, police and fire service personnel are constantly patrolling the river banks, asking villagers not to venture close to the river. The Bhavanisagar dam in Erode too saw a steady rise in water level, aided by the release of surplus water from ...
◆200810 Saurenergy https://bit.ly/3fIsDwG
Rs 1.8 Tn Investment in Transmission Segment in India by ...
In line with the shift in policy focus from conventional sources (coal and gas) to renewable power sources (wind and solar), the focus of the ... to the report is towards augmenting the transmission infrastructure for evacuation of power generated by renewable energy projects. ... While there is likely to be a slowdown in electricity demand and investments in the sector in FY2021 amid the COVID-19 induced ...
◆200810 Saurenergy https://bit.ly/31AZu1h
Explaining India's 175 GW Renewables Target. The Big ...
He has been asked about the impact on India's ambitious renewable energy targets for 2022, be it from the safeguard duty issues in 2018 ... Large Hydro. The original target was broken down by the MNRe itself as made of 100 GW Solar (with 40 GW of rooftop solar within ... plants plants, by making their power sales eligible under the Renewable Energy Purchase Obligation (RPO) of discoms, thankfully a ... There is a solid 63 GW of carbon free nuclear capacity that is targeted by then.
◆200810 India TV https://bit.ly/2DFw5Lt
64 dead in Pakistan due to heavy rains
"Pakistani troops (are) busy in relief and rescue efforts in various areas of Dadu, a district in Sindh, to help people affected by recent hill torrent and breach of flood protection bund of Nai Gaj Dam," Pakistani army's media wing the Inter-Services ...
◆200810 Business Today https://bit.ly/2F1BUD8
Saudi Arabia cuts off oil supply to Pakistan over delayed payments
The UAE and Saudi Arabian oil credit facilities were part of the $14.5-billion package agreed with three friendly countries, including China. After coming into power, Imran Khan-led Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf government faced an immediate ...
◆200810 Nikkei Asian Review https://s.nikkei.com/3gLAGtF
Saudi Arabia pulls support for Pakistan as Kashmir tiff widens
According to Pakistani media, the oil credit facility was suspended in May, with the Saudis later asking Pakistan to also repay the loan in full. The countries' relations deteriorated quickly, beginning in February when Saudi Arabia turned down a ...
◆200810 MyRepublica https://bit.ly/3gIi26c
NEA will cut power supply to consumers not paying electricity bills for two months
NEA will cut power supply to consumers not paying electricity bills for two months ... KATHMANDU, Aug 9: Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) will disconnect the electricity supply, without issuing any prior notice, ... According to him, using smart meters also allows NEA customers to manage their expenses on energy consumption. ... KATHMANDU, Jan 23: Division Forest Office (DFO), Rasuwa, has instructed Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) to stop transmission line construction work.
◆200810 Hindustan Times https://bit.ly/2DMkOZA
The Rajapaksas cement power in Sri Lanka | HT Editorial
Gotabaya Rajapaksa has firmly consolidated his power as president; the parliamentary win now brings back the former president Mahinda Rajapaksa as prime minister. Both the presidential and now the parliamentary win are not surprising.
◆200810 The Peninsula Qatar https://bit.ly/3is9TDq
Rajapaksa sworn in as PM in Sri Lanka, cementing family rule
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - Sri Lanka's former President Mahinda Rajapaksa was sworn in as the prime minister for the fourth ... Sunday after his party secured a landslide victory in parliamentary elections that cemented his family's hold on power.
◆200810 The Island.lk https://bit.ly/3fQvSSQ
A new page in the history of Sri Lanka
We have had outstanding persons in power whether political or bureaucratic who were from Maha Vidyalayas and of ... was the first UNP MP for Matara albeit for only 33 days, elected in March 1960 to the shortest-lived Parliament of Sri Lanka. ... He is the convener of the People's Movement Against Nuclear Energy (PMANE), which has been at the forefront of the ... against the whole idea of nuclear energy which includes nuclear power plants- a great source for producing electricity?