◆200909 NNA ASIA https://bit.ly/2FfpnML
◆200909 The Diplomat https://bit.ly/32dGHuC
Pandemic Slows Central Asia's Gas Exports to China
Natural gas exports from the Central Asian republics began to see major drops as a result of the global economic ... China, the main buyer of natural gas from Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan, issued a force majeure note to ... The director of Uzbekistan's state oil and natural gas company, Uzbekneftegaz, Mekhriddin Abdullaev said in May that ... Last winter individuals took to the streets with their frustrations over the lack of natural gas and electricity in several small protests.
◆200909 Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide https://bit.ly/3bCrZ3k
China Aug coal imports fall 21% on month to 21 million t
China imported 20.7 million tonnes of coal and lignite over August, lower by a sharp 20.8% on month or 37.3% from last ... Over January-August, China's coal and lignite imports totalled 220.8 million tonnes, a tiny 0.2% higher on year, GACC data ... “Despite the tough restrictions, China's coal imports still exceeded 20 million tonnes last month, which generally matched the robust energy demand ... Oil & Energy. Oil & Companies News · General Energy News · Bunker Prices Worldwide ...
◆200909 Foreign Policy https://bit.ly/329KmJC
Competition Among China, Russia, and the West Is Turning ...
Energy is a leading issue in the U.S. drive to reengage in Central and Eastern Europe, not least because Russia has traditionally ... Russia and China have seized on rising public mistrust in the political class, earning greater sway and provoking a domestic political ... The expansion of the country's two nuclear power plants—Dukovany and Temelin—are at the center of the Czech Republic's long-term energy strategy. ... UAE Deal Boosts Israeli Oil Pipeline Secretly Built With Iran. 5.
◆200909 Fox News https://fxn.ws/3k5knJL
China will double its arsenal of nuclear warheads, report says
China's clear ambition to massively expand its nuclear arsenal is generating extreme concern among U.S. military leaders who recognize the pace at which new weapons are being added dramatically alters the global calculus, according to ...
◆200909 Fox News https://fxn.ws/3hkJoyR
Pentagon warns that China’s Naval power is growing
While China's growing fleet is already much larger than the U.S. Navy's 293 ships, some Navy leaders and observers say pure ... “There is certainly more to naval power than ship counts, total counts of the Chinese vessels, there's tonnage ... but I would also draw your ... CHINA WILL DOUBLE ITS ARSENAL OF NUCLEAR WARHEADS, REPORT SAYS ... “China domestically produces its naval gas turbine and diesel engines, as well as almost all shipboard weapons and electronic ...
◆200909 The Asset https://bit.ly/2R4rjKu
Hanlim Power plans 4.8GW combined-cycle gas turbine plant ...
Hanlim Power plans 4.8GW combined-cycle gas turbine plant in Indonesia ... PT Hanlim Power Corporation, the Indonesian subsidiary of Hamlin, signed a deal with North Sumatra governor Edy Rahmayadi on August ... be sold directly to the two zones, rather than via Indonesia's distribution monopoly PLN under its electricity procurement plan (RUPTL). ... Examining the opportunity in renewable energy.
◆200909 Natural Gas World https://bit.ly/2ZjZdzg
Indonesia's Medco, Japan's Kansai Enter Gas-to-Power Pact
Indonesia's MedcoEnergi and Japan's Kansai Electric have agreed to build and operate gas-fired power plants in a joint venture in ... would serve as a platform for building up its business in Indonesia, where electricity demand is rising steadily with economic growth. ... Medco also has oil and gas production business in Indonesia and internationally. It bought upstream minnow Ophir Energy in May 2019.
◆200909 http://en.vietnamplus.vn/ https://bit.ly/35jcQmr
Indonesia, India work to develop underground coal gasification technology
RoK firm invests in building thermal power plant in Indonesia ... Jakarta (VNA) – The Indonesian Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources and the Indian Ministry of Coal are working together to develop and ... Moreover, the two countries have similarities in the proportion of fossil energy reserves, namely having coal reserves far greater than oil and gas reserves. ... Besides being able to be used as fuel for power plants, this unconventional technology also produces syngas for various ...
◆200909 Technology Times Pakistan https://bit.ly/3ibMOVP
Reintroduction Of Nuclear Power In Philippines
Reintroduction Of Nuclear Power In Philippines May Displace Coal-Fired Power Plants, According To The Latest ... “Nuclear power will offer an effective solution to meet the country's rising power demands over the coming decade, particularly ... to meet with the country's power demand surge, particularly as resources in the Malampaya gas field deplete with limited ... issued an executive order to formally study the feasibility of introducing nuclear energy into the Philippines' power mix, ...
◆200909 hydrocarbons21.com https://bit.ly/35iVxll
Cold Chain Innovation Hub in Philippines Announces Online ...
The webinar will share the main findings of a research report titled “Evaluating the Philippines' Food Cold Chain, Energy Efficiency and Environmental Impact,” according to CCI-Hub. The research report, officially released by the cold chain ...
◆200909 Manila Bulletin https://bit.ly/2ZjMmgM
Pantabangan water level declining
The multi-purpose dam, an earth-fill embankment dam on the Pampanga River, also generates 112 megawatts of hydroelectric power. DA's Bureau of Soils and Water Management (BSWM) Director Sonia Salguero said this means the stored ...
◆200909 NNA ASIA https://bit.ly/3hcBw2j
◆200909 NNA ASIA https://bit.ly/2ZhZJOm
太陽光・風力113件が全面稼働＝ＥＶＮ ベトナム・電力・ガス ...
国営ベトナム電力グループ（ＥＶＮ）は４日、国内でこれまでに全面稼働した太陽光発電所と風力発電所は113件あり、総出力は570万キロワット（ｋＷ）余りに上ると発表した。 このうち、太陽光は102件で、総設備容量は631万4,000ｋＷ ...
◆200909 NNA ASIA https://bit.ly/2FeEJBc
21～25年、南北で電力不足に直面＝商工省 ベトナム・電力 ...
ベトナム商工省が、2021～25年に南北のいずれでも電力不足に直面すると懸念を示している。大規模発電プロジェクトの遅延が相次いでいるためだ。８日付ベトナム・ニュース（ＶＮＳ）電子版が伝えた。 国会経済委員会の報告書によれば、 ...
◆200909 NNA ASIA https://bit.ly/339PyN9
ベトソフペトロ、１～８月の産出が目標超え ベトナム・天然 ...
ベトナムとロシアの合弁で石油ガス開発を手掛けるベトソフペトロはこのほど、今年１～８月の石油とガスの産出量が、目標 ... カンボジア公共事業・運輸省は、南東部スバイリエン州プレイボルのベトナム国境にトラック輸送用の国境ゲー…
◆200909 NHK NEWS WEB https://bit.ly/2Fez2Dn
ミャンマー 総選挙に向け選挙運動解禁 新型コロナで制限も
ミャンマーでことし11月の総選挙に向けて8日から選挙運動が解禁されましたが、新型コロナウイルスの感染が拡大していることから、密集や接触を伴う運動が制限されていて、静かな選挙戦となっています。 続きを読む. 5年に1度行われる ...
◆200909 NNA ASIA https://bit.ly/2R4As5O
水力発電開発への投資に遅れ、コロナ影響で ミャンマー ...
◆200909 BloombergQuint https://bit.ly/2F4UmLM
China’s Dam-Building is Harming the Mekong River
A reduction in rainfall has caused some of the water loss, according to an August report by the Mekong River Commission. ... Critics say those dams will continue to be a source of conflict unless China moves to other ways of producing power and cooperation ... “But if it remains focused on hydro-engineering, it is likely to run into further conflict with downstream communities.” ... “Engineering projects pose great uncertainties to complex food, water and energy systems,” Geall said.
◆200909 Bangkok Post https://bit.ly/2Fbalrz
Low water levels in Mekong, tributaries affect fish farming
NAKHON PHANOM: Water levels in the Mekong river and its tributaries in this northeastern border province are very low compared to past years, jeopardising the livelihoods of farmers who raise fish in baskets, according to local media reports ...
◆200909 Mirage News https://bit.ly/2GAbM30
Japan-U.S. Joint Ministerial Statement on Japan-U.S.-Mekong ...
Sharing the firm belief that energy sector resilience is critical to economic growth, political stability, and that universal access ... governments in the Mekong sub-region are seeking to increase their use of diverse and variable renewable energy ... Affirming the important role of the Japan-U.S.-Mekong Power Partnership (JUMPP) toward achieving the 2030 Agenda for ... solar, natural gas, and advanced power generation technologies to diversify the region's electricity mix; and progress ...
◆200909 Hyperallergic https://bit.ly/32dpd1s
A River in Crisis Runs Through Southeast Asia
Faced with increasing strains from over-development, the communities living in the lower Mekong region have to contend with environmental destruction and fluctuating climate conditions. The possible futures for the river and those who depend ...
◆200909 Radio Free Asia https://bit.ly/3hfycmO
Mekong Body, Facebook Partner to Share Mekong Flood and Drought Warnings
The Mekong River Commission (MRC) and Facebook have launched a joint collaborative initiative to share flood and drought ... Laos has built dozens of hydropower dams on the Mekong and its tributaries, with ultimate plans to build scores more under a plan to become the “Battery of Southeast Asia” to export the electricity they generate to other countries in the region. Though the Lao government sees power generation as a way to boost the country's economy, the projects are ...
◆200909 Nikkei Asian Review https://s.nikkei.com/3m2TasG
Sino-US tug of war looms large in ASEAN meetings
Premier Li Keqiang said in late August that five countries along the Mekong River, including Thailand and Myanmar, would receive priority access to a vaccine. And President Xi Jinping and Indonesian counterpart Joko Widodo affirmed in an ...
◆200909 Foreign Brief https://bit.ly/35kkm0o
US Secretary of State Pompeo to participate in a series of ...
Friday's Mekong-US Partnership Ministerial conversation, however, is predicted to end with a US commitment to provide Southeast Asian countries situated along the Mekong River with assistance to become more economically autonomous ...
◆200909 Modern Diplomacy https://bit.ly/3bGGEKO
Thailand joins OECD agreement on mutual acceptance of ...
Thailand has joined the OECD system for the Mutual Acceptance of Data (MAD) in the Assessment of Chemicals, ... Turning the EU into a climate neutral economy by 2050 will require massive investment in clean energy technologies.
◆200909 VnExpress International https://bit.ly/2Zl5z1x
Vietnam to rely on coal for decades to come
Coal-fired power will remain a key energy source for Vietnam for several decades to come despite the boost in renewables, senior officials say. ... Renewable energy, which includes solar power, wind power and small hydropower plants, accounted for 15.8 percent of Vietnam's ... from 15 percent to 5 percent, and that of thermal power (mostly coal-fired) down from 27 percent to 10 percent, it says. ... Vietnam advised to restart nuclear energy program · Vietnam sees rooftop solar boom.
◆200909 Nikkei Asian Review https://s.nikkei.com/3hc03o5
Asia taps alternative energy sources as China fears grow
Demand continues to grow -- electricity use across Asia has risen by 68% over the last decade -- but new large scale international transmission links can make power from the lowest cost sources available to everyone. ... Lazard's -- will encourage electrification and put greater pressure on both coal and gas -- the two most common sources of electricity. ... with extensive grids now operating across China, and existing external links already in place with Myanmar, Laos, and Vietnam.
◆200909 VOA Khmer https://bit.ly/2ZfcB83
Australian Researchers Unveil Environmentally Friendly Plan to Power Coal Plants
Researchers in Australia say they have developed a technique to make coal-fired power plants run without coal. They say new thermal energy storage blocks can heat water, which, in turn, produces steam to power turbines using existing ...
◆200909 Myanmar Times https://bit.ly/2R7gGXp
Myanmar to build inland ports to improve river transportation
The Ministry of Transport and Communications is planning to develop several inland ports at the Ayeyarwady River and Chindwin River, to improve inland logistics and river transportation, said Toe Aung Lin, a director at the ministry's ...
◆200909 UCAN https://bit.ly/3m6Hd5h
Life on Myanmar's Irrawaddy River under threat - ucanews.com | Catholic News Photos
Life on Myanmar's Irrawaddy River under threat. Although the Myitsone Dam project has been on hold since 2011, people living near the Irrawaddy River fear it will go ahead one day and ruin their lives. Radio Free Asia reports in this ...
◆200909 South China Morning Post https://bit.ly/33dLXxg
Myanmar moves step closer to new bids on China-backed belt and road project
In 2018, Myanmar allowed CCCC to draw up a proposal to build the first phase of the US$1.5 billion public-private New Yangon City project, a new city near the nation's capital that will include infrastructure such as power plants, bridges, roads ...
◆200908 Himalayan Times https://bit.ly/327e6qt
Bangladesh-Nepal energy cooperation; the horizon of new ...
The second is to diversify the power-mix so that over-reliance on natural gas is minimised. Studies have shown that Bangladesh has ample reserves of high-quality coal. However, Bangladesh's recent inclination to massively expand its ...
◆200908 Buddhistdoor Global https://bit.ly/3h6Q2bF
In Historic Move, Himalayan Development Organization ...
In Historic Move, Himalayan Development Organization Appoints New Leader from Bhutan ... “ICIMOD is the key institution in the Hindu Kush Himalayan region to accelerate action to address the region's shared concerns,” said ... and permafrost contain the largest reserves of freshwater outside of Antarctica and the Arctic, feeding the 10 largest river systems in Asia. Combined, these rivers support the drinking water, irrigation, energy, industry, and sanitation needs of some 1.3 billion ...
◆200908 DAWN.com https://bit.ly/35byucd
Over 70 villages flooded as Indus river swells
Sources said that a total of 77 villages had been flooded in the two districts, prompting Dadu deputy commissioner Raja Shahzaman Khuhro to direct revenue officials to vacate all villages along the river and shift people to safe places. He asked ...
◆200908 UrduPoint News https://bit.ly/3iac8v8
Provincial Minister visits protective embankments of Indus river in Ghotki
GHOTKI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 7th Sep, 2020 ) :Sindh Minister for Anti Corruption Jam Ikramullah Dharejo on Monday visited protective embankments of Indus river in Ghotki and reviewed arrangements made for flood victims.
◆200908 Associated Press of Pakistan https://bit.ly/3h7ZpI4
Rivers Indus, Jhelum continue to run in medium, low flood:FFC
ISLAMABAD, Sep 7 (APP): The Federal Flood Commission (FFC) has said River Indus at present is experiencing Medium Flood at “Taunsa-Guddu” and “Guddu-Sukkur” Reaches and Low Flood at Chashma (upstream Taunsa) while River ...
◆200908 Financial Times https://on.ft.com/3290Vp8
Erosion of nuclear deterrence makes India-China relations critical
But this relatively relaxed attitude is having a paradoxical effect. It seems to be making countries armed with nuclear weapons more willing to risk military confrontation with each other. There are three international rivalries ...
◆200908 Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists https://bit.ly/35g4DPC
India–China border dispute: the curious incident of a nuclear ...
Toby Dalton and Tong Zhao, both experts on nuclear policy at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, describe this phenomenon as “decoupled deterrence,” where “only the smaller or weaker power takes security-seeking steps in ...
◆200908 International Business Times, Singapore Edition https://bit.ly/330dTEM
India-China Conflict: How an Asian Nuclear War Will Unfold, Blow By Blow
Indian Ocean Rumbles. Hectic parleys in world capitals uncover the diplomatic, military and geopolitical priorities each world power is preoccupied with. While the US and Russia would not reveal ...
◆200908 Financial Express https://bit.ly/2FbAq9J
Integrated energy policy need of the hour: Coal Secretary
Coal powers almost three-quarters of the country's electricity generation in India, and half of the total energy consumed. ... country will need 892 million tonnes of the fuel in FY30—around 40% higher than current levels— for power generation. ... “Renewable energy growth has been strong but won't be enough to avoid more coal,” said Rahul Tongia who leads energy ... Corporation Share Price · Titan Company Share Price · Indian Oil Corporation Share Price · Axis Bank Share Price.
◆200908 Economic Times https://bit.ly/3h8PWAn
Spain's Acciona and Germany's Nordex bearish on India's wind energy prospects
Spanish renewable energy developer Acciona will no longer participate in wind auctions in India, according to sources close to the development. "Until returns become lucrative, Acciona has decided it will not bid in future auctions," a source ...
◆200908 Modern Diplomacy https://bit.ly/3ia9zcH
Highlighting the salient features of India, Pakistan Nuclear ...
Strategic culture of South Asia is comprise of hostility between India and Pakistan. ... In nuclear doctrine state mainly address two main objective first management of the nuclear weapons and second operational positioning. ... This determines Pakistan's ambitions to acquire modern technology and increase its naval power in the Arabian Sea, however, the ... With accidental oil spills, a massive quarter of marine life has suffered one of the most flaunting idiosyncrasies of mankind.
◆200908 The Nation https://bit.ly/3jVPTd4
Pakistani Nuclear Power Plant's K2 unit completes thermal testing using China's technology
China's domestically-produced nuclear technology received a major push on Friday as the Hualong One reactor completed fuel loading for the first time in Unit 5 at the Fuqing nuclear power plant. China is in line to surpass France as the ...
◆200908 Daily Pakistan Global https://bit.ly/2GwvT22
Pakistan, Afghanistan and Turkmenistan sign power agreement in Kabul
Afghanistan pays $220 million to import electric power, roughly at par with a $250 million budget to build Salma Dam. Despite its large capacity to produce solar and hydro power, Afghanistan is still in dire straits having been unable to craft ...
◆200908 Hindustan Times https://bit.ly/2F1fti2
China using Pakistan for military logistics facilities: US Defence report
China using Pakistan for military logistics facilities: US Defence report ... to establish a robust overseas logistics and basing infrastructure to allow the PLA to project and sustain military power at greater distances. ... in Pakistan dealing with pipelines and port construction intend to decrease Beijing's reliance on transporting energy resources ... China's Strategic Support Force (SSF) runs tracking, telemetry and command stations in Namibia, Pakistan and Argentina, The Pentagon noted.
◆200908 Aljazeera.com https://bit.ly/2Zi0iYt
Fire on stricken oil tanker off Sri Lanka extinguished
The tanker carrying more than 270,000 tonnes of fuel was en-route to the Indian port of Paradip when it caught fire. 9 hours ago. whatsapp. The announcement came as Sri Lanka's Disaster Management Centre said foreign salvage experts ...