◆200928 Arab News https://bit.ly/2S7ccR7
China's coal addiction erodes climate goals
BEIJING: China's surprise pledge to slash its carbon footprint to zero by 2060 was met with cautious applause, but ... the allocation for coal-based power over recent years, and it leave less room on the grid for renewable energy use, even if ...
◆200928 The Guardian https://bit.ly/2S1AQm4
China's carbon pledge will require complete inversion of existing system
Greenhouse gas emissions ... As the world's largest consumer of coal and the second largest consumer of oil – behind the US – China produces more ... Today, fossil fuels account for about 85% of China's energy mix, and renewable energy makes up 15%. ... China consumes around half of the global supply to power its coal-fired plants. ... pursuit of low-carbon energy will focus on renewable electricity from windfarms and solar panels rather than nuclear reactors or biofuel options.
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◆200928 Global Times https://bit.ly/2S6rC80
China's carbon neutrality goal to advance global schedule by ...
China aims to peak CO2 emissions before 2030 and achieve carbon neutrality before 2060, Chinese President Xi Jinping ... "The new-energy industry, such as wind power and solar energy, can provide 1.5 to 3 times the jobs of the traditional ... The next step is to surpass the coal industry in generating jobs, where workers face health and safety problems, said Xu ... In some remote rural regions, developing renewable energy, such as Photovoltaic solar, could provide electricity to ...
◆200928 Crypto Daily https://bit.ly/36bNVkZ
China Nuclear Power Plant Equipment Market Research ...
The report lends versatile cues on market size and growth traits, besides also offering an in-depth section on opportunity mapping as well as barrier analysis, thus encouraging report readers to incur growth in global China Nuclear Power Plant ...
◆200928 NNA ASIA https://bit.ly/3mXNRvm
インドネシアのジョコ・ウィドド大統領は25日、スマトラ島縦断高速道路のうちリアウ州ドゥマイ―プカンバル間（131キロメートル）の開通を宣言した。同州初の有料道路となる。 西ジャワ州ボゴールの大統領宮殿からバーチャル開通式に ...
◆200928 NNA ASIA https://bit.ly/30gkevn
◆200928 NNA ASIA https://bit.ly/3n0r4yG
比成長率、ア太地域で最悪に＝Ｓ＆Ｐ フィリピン・マクロ ...
◆200928 The Daily Chronicle https://bit.ly/3kX351R
Indonesia Renewable Energy Power Market, Size, Share ...
This research report recently published a report on Indonesia Renewable Energy Power which focuses on the comprehensive study of the market involving technological developments, future plans, supply, sales revenue, production, ...
◆200928 ZAWYA https://bit.ly/3mZ3bHN
China Energy completes second coal unit at Indonesia power project
The $1.883 billion project has been jointly funded by China Energy Group and PJBI, a subsidiary of Indonesia's National Electric Power Company, and will be fully controlled by China Energy Group's electricity generating subsidiary, Shenhua ...
◆200928 Jakarta Post https://bit.ly/33dl4et
Jokowi called on to take greater control over COVID-19 ...
Therefore, he argued, the President, as the head of state, must directly preside over COVID-19 management to help flatten the curve of transmission. “No country but Indonesia has established a COVID-19 task force. There should be no more ...
◆200928 Jakarta Post https://bit.ly/2GcSxwk
Democracy in Indonesia moving from stagnation to regression - The Jakarta Post
The increase in the legislative threshold has made it impossible for new political parties to arise, with the tendency being that established political parties grow into dominating power groups. On the one hand high, the threshold “rationalizes” the ...
◆200928 ABS-CBN News https://bit.ly/2G3L6Yw
Philippines eyeing retired gas platforms near Recto Bank as Navy observation posts
MANILA (UPDATE) - The Philippine Navy chief on Saturday inspected two retired gas platforms being considered for conversion into military observation posts for Recto Bank and the Malampaya gas field in the West Philippine Sea. ... operations in 2001 and supplies natural gas to 5 power plants in Luzon, which together generate over 3,200 megawatts of power. ... The energy department has offered the transfer of their ownership, and "it is the position" of the Department of National ...
◆200928 INQUIRER.net https://bit.ly/36gOha3
Unused oil platforms eyed as observation posts
MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine Navy plans to convert two retired oil platforms near Recto Bank in the West Philippine ... of these retired gas platforms to be converted to observation posts for Recto Bank and Malampaya gas platform.
◆200928 Philippine Star https://bit.ly/3j8EQgF
Navy wants WPS gas platforms for monitoring
“This inspection intends to look at the viability of these retired gas platforms to be converted to observation posts for Recto Bank and Malampaya gas platform,” he said. The Philippine Navy said the Department of Energy (DOE) last year ceased ...
◆200928 INQUIRER.net https://bit.ly/2Gfbpeg
Greenpeace urges Duterte to declare ‘climate emergency’
MANILA, Philippines — Environmental group Greenpeace Philippines has urged President Rodrigo Duterte anew to declare a ... group said the Philippines, while being an early leader on renewable energy, still got a “D+ … due its strong inclination to coal power.” ... It recommended that the Philippines immediately lay down exclusion policies for new coal and gas power starting from 2020, and to ...
◆200928 CNN https://cnn.it/3cC5hZp
Philippines dream journey: Exploring Palawan's stunning islands on a traditional fishing boat
Philippines dream journey: Exploring Palawan's stunning islands on a traditional fishing boat ... island hop, fish, then camp (or stay in a bamboo hut) on remote islands," Edi Aga Mos, the founder of socially conscious boat expedition company Tao Philippines, tells CNN Travel. ... Aga Mos relocated permanently in 2005, before El Nido had paved roads, electricity or ports -- and soon spotted an opportunity. ... Crime + Justice · Energy + Environment · Extreme Weather · Space + Science.
◆200928 INQUIRER.net https://bit.ly/2S4pZYz
Carpio: Only less than 5% of China’s promised loans, investments to PH happened
MANILA, Philippines — The Philippines has set aside its 2016 arbitral victory against China over the South China Sea for nothing, ... to the value of the fish, oil, gas, and other mineral resources in the West Philippines Sea,” Carpio told ABS-CBN News Channel. ADVERTISEMENT. Carpio also noted that Chinese tourists will not be coming over yet to the Philippines because of the COVID-19 ... The power of two: Renewable energy and natural gas are the cleaner, better combination.
◆200928 Manila Bulletin https://bit.ly/3icEKmG
Vivant to pursue water, energy investments
Vivant Chairman and CEO Ramontito E. Garcia said that, while the group is not the biggest player in the energy sector and is ... by the pandemic, we are well-situated to carry on and thrive by adapting and future-proofing our investments in power. ... Electric vehicles (EVs) are projected to account for 21 percent of total vehicles on the road in the Philippines by 2030, ... timeline applied for by FGEN LNG Corporation, a joint venture of Lopez-led First Gen Corporation and Tokyo Gas Co.
◆200928 Philippine Star https://bit.ly/3cAg1Yx
MVP Group takes interest in Shell’s Malampaya stake
MANILA, Philippines — The Shell Group's stake in the Malampaya gas-to-power project has also drawn the interest of the ... Aside from the MVP Group, state-owned Philippine National Oil Co., tasked to develop and explore energy resources ...
◆200927 China.org.cn https://on.china.cn/3mVyZxy
97th joint patrol on Mekong River completed_china.org.cn
The 97th Mekong River joint patrol by China, Laos, Myanmar and Thailand concluded Friday, with three Chinese law-enforcement vessels and 76 law-enforcement officers returning home to port. A total of 106 law-enforcement officers from the ...
◆200927 United News of India https://bit.ly/369m2dt
BRI, Mekong infrastructure projects detrimental for ...
Washington, Sep 26 (UNI) The US State department in a statement has highlighted China's Belt and Road Initiative(BRI) and China's infrastructure projects along the Mekong river to be very harmful to the environment. In a statement, the State ...
◆200927 South China Morning Post https://bit.ly/30dzx83
The China-Laos railway: a white elephant or the way out of poverty?
Since work began four years ago, about 200km of tunnels have been dug and 62km of bridges built, including two across the mighty Mekong River. A Chinese labourer working on the China-Laos railway in February this year. Photo: AFP.
◆200927 SHINE https://bit.ly/3mSfkyh
Wonders of southwest Yunnan Province more accessible
Wenshan boasts beautiful landscapes and unique ethnic minority culture, making it one of the favorite destinations of tourists in the Yangtze River Delta region, said Cheng Meihong, deputy director of the Shanghai Administration of Culture and ...
◆200927 China.org.cn https://on.china.cn/2HrKrAu
97th joint patrol on Mekong River completed_china.org.cn
A total of 106 law-enforcement officers from the four countries participated in the operation, with five vessels navigating 620 km of the river over a period of four days and three nights, according to the Yunnan provincial public security department.
◆200927 Khmer Times https://bit.ly/3j8kHXM
US firms seeks investment opportunities in energy, natural gas ...
... import assembly materials and equipment for renewable energy development infrastructure in Cambodia. Moreover, they expressed support on the cooperation on development in the overlapping oil zone between Cambodia and Thailand.
◆200927 REVE https://bit.ly/3czpuix
US $ 86 million wind energy projects inaugurated in Vietnam
The two wind power plants are expected to provide power to the national electricity grid once they are completed in the third quarter of 2021. Logan William Knox, investor representative, reported that the US corporation UPC Renewables, with ...
◆200927 East Asia Forum https://bit.ly/332rk8C
How Abe's diplomatic activism elevated Vietnam–Japan ties
Indeed, Vietnam–Japan ties have reached new heights thanks to Abe's diplomatic activism. ... Upon his return to power in December 2012, Hanoi was chosen as the first stop on his 2013 Southeast Asia tour. ... Last year, three Vietnamese trainees sued a Japanese construction company for forcing them to perform unsafe nuclear decontamination work. ... Japan Policy Research Institute · Korea Energy Economics Insitute · Korea Institute for International Economic Policy · Malaysian ...
◆200927 VnExpress International https://bit.ly/36cjeMO
Award winning photographs present Vietnam's charm
Vietnam's beauty has been captured by 13 of the best photographs submitted to a national travel photo contest. ... Tran Minh Luong, taken in the ancient town of Hoi An in central Vietnam, which captures in vivid colors boats on the Hoai River.
◆200927 The Cambodia Daily https://bit.ly/3j93Gg7
Cambodia stocks close 0.12 pct higher
A total of 19,070 shares worth 166.2 million riels (40,692 U.S. dollars) were traded, the CSX said, adding that 48 percent of traded shares belonged to power technology provider Pestech Cambodia Plc (PEPC), 13 percent to Sihanoukville ...
◆200927 Voice of America https://bit.ly/2GaAOWj
Cambodian Garment Workers Struggle After EU Withdraws Trade Perks
PHNOM PENH - The Cambodian government is shoring up its finances as the withdrawal of some European Union trade preferences leaves its mark on an economy already struggling with the COVID-19 pandemic and an exodus of Western ...
◆200927 Nikkei Asian Review https://s.nikkei.com/3mSgCcB
Myanmar November election overshadowed by COVID-19 surge
Automobiles · Consumer Industries · Energy · Finance · Health Care & Pharma · Industrials · Property & Services ... YANGON -- Myanmar's daily count of confirmed COVID-19 cases is rising rapidly. ... In six weeks parliamentary elections will be held to determine who governs Myanmar for the next five years. In 2015 ... Power in Myanmar is finely balanced between the civilian government and the military.
◆200927 Eleven Myanmar https://bit.ly/2S4JRed
Huawei Connect 2020 show excellent digital economy ...
Jay Chen, Vice President of Huawei Asia Pacific, "The synergy of the five tech domains will change all industries - whether it be transportation, finance, or energy - and create new value for our region. ...APAC is home to some of the world's ...
◆200928 Hindustan Times https://bit.ly/342S48m
Over 70 hot springs identified in Uttarakhand and HP for power generation
Over 70 hot springs in Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh with potential to generate electricity, have been identified by the ... 40 hot springs in Uttarakhand and 35 in Himachal Pradesh, where thermal energy from the springs can be used to generate electricity. ... Similar is the status of power generation potential of hot springs identified in Himachal Pradesh. ... WIHG's study of gas emissions from Himalayan geothermal springs has shown that they discharge a significant quantum of ...
◆200928 Himalayan Times https://bit.ly/3i7VETu
Oli-Dahal hold talks in Baluwatar ahead of 'emergency ...
PM Oli and co-chair Dahal have held multiple meetings discussing 'restructuring' of the current cabinet in a bid to address the power-balance between factions within the party. However, according to sources, they are yet to strike a consensus ...
◆200928 Modern Diplomacy https://bit.ly/3kS0je3
How China Continues To Undermine India's interests In The ...
Geopolitics in India China relations is not only limited to land disputes or competition in the oceans but also river ... in the Tibetan Plateau surrounding the river since 1958 when Chairman Mao giving ideas regarding the Three Gorges Dam ... between India and China over Brahmaputra is primarily driven by construction of hydropower power projects by China as ... the two nations plan to extend their strategic partnership, particularly in the areas of defence, nuclear energy and trade ...
◆200928 Tibet Sun https://bit.ly/3i4ruAt
Indian Army geared up for battling both China, harsh winters
The entire territory spread from Eastern Ladakh to the Tibetan plateau occupied by the Chinese forces is suitable for the operations ... High calorie and nutritious ration, fuel, oil and lubricants, special winter clothing, winter tentage, and heating ...
◆200928 Global Times https://bit.ly/30eoGL1
China-Nepal relations robust despite fake Indian media reports: Nepalese Ambassador
We are not inclined to any of the ideological groups or any sort of power. The Indian media may be biased or they have ... GT: Nepal shares a long border with Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous region. How do you evaluate cooperation ...
◆200928 Modern Diplomacy https://bit.ly/2GgD3Hy
Russia expanding influence in India and Sri Lanka
India is a rising regional power being a UN Security Council member and its southern neighbour Sri Lanka is ... in the Tibetan Plateau surrounding the river since 1958 when Chairman Mao giving ideas regarding the Three Gorges Dam ...
◆200928 The Kashmir Images Newspaper https://bit.ly/3kTCP8k
Fire breaks out at Shalimar Gas Service Baramulla
Baramulla: Fire broke out in the administrative office of Shalimar Gas Service -an HP cooking gas agencies in Baramulla and engulfed a computer institute CISR and its lab housed in the first floor of the shopping complex near Uri Bus stand in ...
◆200928 Minneapolis Star Tribune http://strib.mn/2HD6ZhZ
Pakistan says Indian fire kills 1 soldier in Kashmir
Kashmir is split between the nuclear-armed rivals and both claim it in its entirety. They have fought two wars over Kashmir since their independence from British colonial rule in 1947. Tensions soared in February 2019, when a ...
◆200928 The News International https://bit.ly/336gdeM
Notices issued to irrigation secy, Sepa on plea against di charge of contaminated water into Indus
The Sindh High Court (SHC) has issued notices to the Sindh irrigation secretary and others on a petition against the discharge of contaminated water of Manchhar Lake in the Indus River. The petitioner, Mehmood Akhtar Naqvi, submitted in ...
◆200928 The News International https://bit.ly/2HDa1mj
What value does Diamer Bhasha Dam provide to Pakistan?
With the Pakistan prime minister kicking off construction for Diamer-Bhasha Dam in July, questions arise of the positive ... 50 million Pakistanis lack access to grid electricity, causes the country to rank 115th out of 137 for reliable power. ... modern hydro turbines can convert up to 90% of energy into electricity, making hydropower the most efficient electricity generation method. ... Furthermore, due to the nature of the Indus River, India fears that this dam would result in water shortages.
◆200928 The Times of India Blog https://bit.ly/309CcQ8
Must focus on harnessing Indus Water Treaty better
Indus Water treaty (IWT) has survived three wars and unabated proxy war, logging 50 years, of uneasy existence on September ... for not leveraging upper riparian status and bartering away rights of three western rivers (Indus, Jhelum and Chenab), ... Faced with similar challenge, iron brother of Pakistan, China has carried out blasts in Sanmenxia dam, to flush out silt. ... resolution mechanisms-arbitration and even ICJ, it has only managed some minor tweaking, on run of river projects ...
◆200928 The Weather Channel https://bit.ly/3mW0AOR
World Rivers Day: Some Amazing Facts on the Mighty ...
Among all, the Ganga is one of the largest flowing rivers in the country, while the other mighty rivers include the Godavari, Krishna, Brahmaputra, and Indus. Here are some most interesting facts about the rivers flowing in India: The sacred river.
◆200928 The News International https://bit.ly/30fHZnc
Water being discharged from main dams to meet late Kharif needs
The position of the river inflows and outflows at Tarbela, Mangla and Chashma along with the reservoirs levels and the barrages recorded Sunday is as under: Rivers: Indus at Tarbela: Inflows 80700 cusecs and Outflows 85000 cusecs, Kabul ...
◆200928 Business Standard https://bit.ly/3i8pgAm
Power plants, consumers agree to substitute imported coal with CIL
Southern India power plants and NRS consumers, who are importing coal at present, have been approached based on the logic that MCL's coal is quite comparable with imported coal as per Gross Calorific Value land cost analysis, the Coal India (CIL) arm said in a report. ... will be replaced by electric-driven vehicle and this will significantly reduce the requirement of importing oil and save a lot of forex, it said. ... Govt to do away with mandatory washing of coal for thermal power units ...
◆200928 CIMSEC https://bit.ly/3idywTv
Sea Control 201 - The China-India Maritime Balance of Power
By Jared Samuelson. To conclude Regional Strategy Topic Week, Abhijit Singh and Collin Koh join the program to discuss the maritime balance of power between India and China to include a brief history of India-China relations, the recent ...
◆200928 Business Insider India https://bit.ly/3i7YKH6
On World Tourism Day, India’s Oil Minister asks prime tourist cities in the country to completely switch to cl
Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday called for the prime tourist cities in the country to completely switch to clean fuels . Addressing a virtual meet on the occasion of World Tourism Day , along with ...
◆200928 Livemint https://bit.ly/2S83KAQ
O2 Power, Ayana in fray to buy 305MW solar assets of Azure
Investors' interest in India's green energy space continues, with the country's electricity demand catching up with pre-covid levels. Also, an ... O2 Power is a $500-million renewable energy platform in India that is targeting around 4 GW of solar and wind assets. ... Also, payments delay and transmission and connectivity related challenges persist. ... Malaysia's state-run oil and gas company, Petroliam Nasional Bhd, or Petronas, is also looking to acquire around 10% stake in Tata Power ...
◆200928 DNA India https://bit.ly/3mYPwk4
World Tourism Day: Top destinations set to power India's tourism industry back on track
Here are the top destinations set to power the country's tourism industry back on track. Jaipur, followed by Goa and Kochi is set to become India's top leisure destinations in October, November and December 2020. Also read.
◆200928 The News International https://bit.ly/2FWkoRS
What value does Diamer Bhasha Dam provide to Pakistan?
With the Pakistan prime minister kicking off construction for Diamer-Bhasha Dam in July, questions arise of the positive ... 50 million Pakistanis lack access to grid electricity, causes the country to rank 115th out of 137 for reliable power. ... in all components of the chain, from fuel supply, electricity generation, transmission and distribution and down to consumers. ... that modern hydro turbines can convert up to 90% of energy into electricity, making hydropower the most efficient electricity ...
◆200928 Technology Times Pakistan https://bit.ly/3i9pRBB
Pakistan Plans To Start Renewable Energy Production By 2030
World Bank grants access to finances for various projects, including the KP Hydropower and Renewable Energy Production ... the carbon footprint, Pakistan set an objective to become a renewable energy reliant and producing country by 2030. ... friendly production of energy—with hydropower and solar power being looked at as the primary target for investment. Additionally, the uplifting prospects of the various projects to be initiated by the government stand to make electricity a ...
◆200928 The New York Times https://nyti.ms/2ShC50N
Pakistan’s Most Terrifying Adversary Is Climate Change
Local papers estimated that with Karachi at a standstill for a week, in some congested areas for longer, Pakistan's ... The result will be catastrophic: By 2050, the increased melting will result in landslides, heavy flooding, dam bursts and soil erosion. ... Pakistan is responsible for less than 1 percent of global greenhouse gas emissions, but its people will bear the burden of ... The rich might buy generators for electricity, pay for water tanks and rely on expensive hospitals, but the poor will ...
◆200928 https://www.nepal24hours.com https://bit.ly/3cCxKi3
Banks investing Rs 5.18 billion in Upper Chameliya Hydro ...
An agreement between project promoter Api Power Company and representatives from banks and financial institutions ... Himalayan Bank, Employee's Provident Fund, Rastriya Banijya Bank, Nepal Bank, Nepal Bangladesh Bank and Century ...
◆200928 ETEnergyworld.com https://bit.ly/3jlpdCk
NTPC synchronises one more unit of 3,300 megawatt power plant in Bihar with grid
NTPC synchronises one more unit of 3,300 megawatt power plant in Bihar with grid ... unit of its supercritical thermal power plant in Bihar with the grid, which would help the commercial generation of electricity from it. The power producer has been setting up five units with 660 MW capacity each, spread across 3,200 acres of land at Barh in Patna district. ... per cent coal, 4.6 per cent gas, 1.5 per cent nuclear, and 28.5 per cent renewable energy, including hydel generation capacity.
◆200928 ETEnergyworld.com https://bit.ly/3cDvTtd
NTPC invites bids for biomass pellet procurement for thermal plants
New Delhi: State-run NTPC has invited bids for procurement of biomass pellets for its various thermal plants on domestic ... the power generation potential of the entire 145 MMTPA biomass burnt through co-firing in coal-based power plants is ... MW of round-the-clock generation of renewable power which can produce the same amount of electrical energy as can be ... coal, 4.6 per cent gas, 1.5 per cent nuclear, and 28.5 per cent renewable energy, including hydel generation capacity.
◆200928 Modern Diplomacy https://bit.ly/343jPgV
How China Continues To Undermine India's interests In The ...
Geopolitics in India China relations is not only limited to land disputes or competition in the oceans but also river disputes ... Following the construction of this dam, the Chinese government turned its focus to the Yarlung Tsangpo river projects, ... between India and China over Brahmaputra is primarily driven by construction of hydropower power projects by China as ... the two nations plan to extend their strategic partnership, particularly in the areas of defence, nuclear energy and trade ...
◆200928 MyRepublica https://bit.ly/36bvInD
Keeping tourism alive
Meanwhile, municipal and industrial pollution is significantly degrading the quality of prime river and lake destinations such as ... Bhutan's tourism strategy of low volume high value tourism was the one that was adopted by the UK and other ...
◆200928 Africanews English https://bit.ly/36aNS91
Mauritius still evaluating Oil Spill damage
The rich fishing grounds and sensitive marine habitats have been severly damaged by the oil. ... Following a second Oil spill a few weeks after in Sri Lanka, Mauritius Prime Minister Jugnaut has called for a regional response to be put in action ...
◆200928 The Wire https://bit.ly/2S6z2s8
India-Sri Lanka Talks: Amidst Constitution Concern, Modi Calls for Safeguarding Tamils' Rights
India-Sri Lanka Talks: Amidst Constitution Concern, Modi Calls for Safeguarding Tamils' Rights ... New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday asked Sri Lanka to fully implement the 13th amendment as Sri Lankan ... The 13th amendment, which introduced devolution of power to provincial councils, was a result of the 1987 India-Sri Lanka Accord. ... Coast Guard in controlling the engine fire on MT New Diamond that was carrying a crude oil cargo of 270,000 metric tonnes.
◆200928 Tamil Guardian https://bit.ly/338hSRd
Editorial - Rajapaksa shifts up a gear
Within weeks of his party sweeping parliamentary polls, Gotabaya Rajapaksa rapidly produced the long-promised 20th Amendment to Sri Lanka's constitution, which seeks to further concentrate power into the executive presidency he ...