◆201011 Reuters https://reut.rs/2FhTi79
China to invest nearly $900 billion in power grids: state media
The investments will centre on areas such as ultra high voltage power transmission, electric vehicle chargers and new digital infrastructure, Mao said. Reporting by Ryan Woo; editing by Clelia Oziel. Our Standards: The Thomson Reuters Trust ...
◆201011 Nikkei Asian Review https://s.nikkei.com/3dgcbE9
China's friends are few and unreliable - Nikkei Asia
Automobiles · Consumer Industries · Energy · Finance · Health Care & Pharma · Industrials · Property & Services · Startups ... Amid escalating competition, China and the United States are actively shoring up their diplomatic relationships in the ... Since Chinese President Xi Jinping came to power in 2012, he and Russian President Vladimir Putin have met dozens of times. Xi even ... Xi likely finds Kim too reckless with nuclear and ballistic missile tests and ungrateful of Chinese support.
◆201011 The Japan Times https://bit.ly/3iNni8E
Japan sends three vessels to South China Sea in anti ...
Nearly all of the energy-rich waters of the South China Sea are claimed by China, which has established military ... South China Sea and trying to intimidate Asian neighbors who might want to exploit the area's extensive oil and gas reserves.
◆201011 OilPrice.com https://bit.ly/34K3ga3
Emerging Economies Are Playing A Pivotal Role In The Energy Transition
But as emerging economies like China, India, and Brazil develop, urbanize, and grow at a truly unprecedented pace, the world ... to reach carbon neutrality by 2060, an extremely lofty goal based in the scaling up of nuclear and renewable energies. ... emissions reduction, and has pledged to replace much of its coal consumption with cleaner energy alternatives. ... than 40 terawatt hours (TWh) of electricity each year – roughly enough to power 37 million average Indian households or ...
◆201011 Global Village space https://bit.ly/3dffWcQ
US ousts China from Romania nuclear project
Washington's energy ministry said Friday that the US would dislodge China as financier for two new reactors at ... Bucharest in June broke off its agreement with China General Nuclear Power Corporation (CGN) on the two new reactors, ... The power plant's two existing reactors together provide around 17 percent of Romania's electricity supply. ... Pakistan's K2 nuclear reactor using Chinese technology completes thermal testing · power plant · Are Arab oil reserves depleting? UAE to ...
◆201011 Eurasia Review
Wave Power: China Uses Offshore Renewable Energy For ...
By Drake Long. New satellite imagery spotted by BenarNews shows an experimental wave power generator off Woody Island, China's main military base and settlement in the Paracel archipelago at the northern end of the South China Sea.
◆201011 Voice of America https://bit.ly/30WSXi2
Chinese 5G Not Living Up to Its Hype
FILE - Visitors wearing mask to protect from the coronavirus walk past a 5G sign at the China Beijing International High Tech Expo in ... The cost of the energy needed to power 5G has proved to be one of the biggest headaches for Chinese telecommunication companies. ... station's annual electricity bill will approach $29 billion, according to a report by the China Post and Telecommunications News, ...
◆201011 The Atlantic https://bit.ly/30UHkYH
Taiwan Is the Next Front in the US-China Standoff
The dispute over the island's fate has had the potential to erupt into conflict between China and the United States for decades. ... overshadowed by seemingly more-pressing concerns, such as North Korea's nuclear ambitions and inflamed tensions between ... The biggest shifts have come in China, where President Xi Jinping has refashioned the Communist government by accumulating more power than ...
◆201011 South China Morning Post https://bit.ly/2GZ1qtF
China promotes new-energy vehicles in drive to get economy back on track
That would include the construction of more charging facilities and filling stations for electricity- and hydrogen-powered cars, as well as the wider use of new-energy vehicles by government agencies, it said. Also, by next year, at least 80 per cent ...
◆201010 re:Jerusalem https://bit.ly/33LKxf1
Indonesia Geothermal Power Market Report- Rapidly Growing with Huge Application Scope & Opportunities | PT. Indonesia Power,PT Pertamina
Indonesia Geothermal Power Market Report- Rapidly Growing with Huge Application Scope & Opportunities | PT. ... The research details renewable power market outlook in the Indonesia (includes geothermal, small hydro, wind, biopower and solar ... A detailed coverage of renewable energy policy framework governing the market with specific policies pertaining to geothermal is provided in the report.
◆201010 re:Jerusalem https://bit.ly/3dd7Bqj
2020 Indonesia Hydropower Market Report- Size, Share, Statistics, Demand and Revenue | PT. Indonesia Power,PT Poso Energy
The report highlights installed capacity and power generation trends from 2010 to 2030 in the Indonesia Hydro market. A detailed coverage of renewable energy policy framework governing the market with specific policies pertaining to ...
◆201010 LNG Industry https://bit.ly/2IhcrHB
Tokyo Gas signs JCA with First Gen Corporation
Tokyo Gas will take a 20% participating interest in the construction and operation of the project. The Department of Energy of the Republic of the Philippines granted a permit to construct the Interim Offshore LNG Terminal on 23 September ...
◆201010 The Japan Times https://bit.ly/3lwlEdj
Japan sends three vessels to South China Sea in anti ...
Nearly all of the energy-rich waters of the South China Sea are claimed by China, which has established military outposts on artificial islands in the area. Brunei, Malaysia, the Philippines, Taiwan and Vietnam also have claims to parts of the sea. ... China of militarizing the South China Sea and trying to intimidate Asian neighbors who might want to exploit the area's extensive oil and gas reserves.
◆201010 ThinkGeoEnergy https://bit.ly/3jMfsgN
Careful optimism on expected increase in demand for drilling ...
Based on reporting on expected geothermal development and demand for drilling by Rystad Energy, we did our own ... The company basis this on its estimates of an increase in geothermal power generation from 16,000 MW at the end of 2020 to ... Yet, how much this really is a relief given a drop in drilling activities for oil and gas of completely different proportions will ... put it at around 93% of capacity, while a total of 29 countries today generate electricity with geothermal energy.
◆201010 IR INSIDER https://bit.ly/3djoJun
Philippine President Duterte Criticizes Facebook After Purge ...
Duterte, along with many other populists throughout the world, claimed power by using Facebook, a popular online social networking site. During his 2016 campaign, he seamlessly shared his messages by taking advantage of Facebook's ...
◆201011 VnExpress International https://bit.ly/3lC5pf4
Mekong Delta braces for dry season with water storage arrangements
People living in the Mekong Delta are installing tanks to store water for the dreaded dry season, and authorities are ... In February it was made into a dam at a cost of VND11 billion, but that has since been dismantled. ... said late last month his province relies on rainwater and groundwater since it does not get water from the Mekong River. ... The Mekong basin is experiencing rain now, but it is forecast to be below normal by the National Center for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting.
◆201011 Observer Research Foundation https://bit.ly/3dfAbY5
Room for the river: Mitigating flood risk in South and Southeast Asia
As the waters of the flooded Kosi river swirled closer, Rohit Kumar started to pull down his new home in the village of ... In the Ganga, Brahmaputra, Ayeyarwady, Salween and Mekong basins, the contribution of rainfall to the total flow is very high ... views rivers not just as water carriers but also carriers of diverse dissolved materials, as well as energy and sediments, ... Neighbourhood Studies · Nuclear and Space Studies · Political Reform and Governance · Public Health · Urban Policy ...
◆201011 VnExpress International https://bit.ly/2GZn019
7 expressway projects expected to boost Mekong Delta connectivity
A 155-kilometer expressway will run along the Hau River from Chau Doc Town in An Giang near the Cambodian border, passing through Can Tho and the provinces of Hau Giang and Soc Trang. Estimated to cost around VND30 trillion ($1.3 ...
◆201011 Nikkei Asian Review https://s.nikkei.com/3nGQD8i
China's friends are few and unreliable - Nikkei Asia
Since Chinese President Xi Jinping came to power in 2012, he and Russian President Vladimir Putin have met dozens of times. Xi even ... Xi likely finds Kim too reckless with nuclear and ballistic missile tests and ungrateful of Chinese support.
◆201011 http://en.vietnamplus.vn/ https://bit.ly/30XlEvg
Project expands national grid to island commune of Binh Dinh
Between 2013 and 2019, EVN worked to supply power for nine island districts and 74 communes with more than ... Ambassador Giorgio Aliberti, head of the EU Delegation to Vietnam, highly valued the country's breakthrough ... He also took this occasion to call on islanders to consume electricity efficiently and consider using renewable energy by ... PetroVietnam's oil output reaches 8.64 million tonnes ...
◆201011 Macau Business https://bit.ly/3diutVe
East China province launches rail freight service to Vietnam |
Goods aboard the train include spare parts for electronic products, color-coated steel sheets, and plastics products made in the Yangtze River Delta. In the future, once the supply of goods has been scaled up, the train is scheduled to make a ...
◆201011 bdnews24.com https://bit.ly/3iTaD3X
Myanmar-born 'dreamer' snaps up US drilling leases amid industry malaise
Myanmar-born 'dreamer' snaps up US drilling leases amid industry malaise ... A Myanmar-born perfume entrepreneur and missionary has snapped up nearly half of the oil and gas leases offered by the ... Kathleen Sgamma, president of the trade group Western Energy Alliance, said Thang's approach “didn't seem to have ...
◆201011 The Sunday Guardian https://bit.ly/2SMiExi
India needs integration
Coordination between instruments of power also needs to be institutionalised rather than left to be sorted out by the force of personalities and leadership. ... The Army Chief and Foreign Secretary visited Myanmar on a two-day official visit last weekend. ... Even the other instruments of power like economic sanctions, technical sanctions, energy security and so on were leveraged in concert with each other.
◆201011 Eurasia Review https://bit.ly/30RwbrS
India's Future Oriented Strategy For A Post-Poll Myanmar ...
Weeks before Myanmar elects its new parliament and provincial assemblies on 8 November, India's Army Chief, Gen MM ... On the power sector, the two sides discussed the possibility of High Capacity High Voltage Grid Interconnection.
◆201011 The Star Online https://bit.ly/3lAL0Ha
Laos: Savannakhet region suffers heavy flash flooding, more ...
... and Tourism, over 869 families in 21 villages in the district have been affected by floods, with some 1,973 hectares of farmland underwater. Residents are also suffering from power outages. Villagers have been warned to remain on standby, ...
◆201011 Pledge Times https://bit.ly/3iP7NNt
China is entrapping poor countries in its network of debt
China has loaned billions of rupees to many countries like Sri Lanka, Zambia, Laos, Maldives, Republic of Congo, Tonga, ... The development of ports, roads, railways, airports and power plants was included in the BRI project only after it was ...
◆201011 Middle East Headlines https://bit.ly/30Ued89
Dozens of trees are dying due to climate change in Thailand.
The essential oil, with a musky aroma, is one of the most expensive of its kind in the world – it varies in price based on purity ... In Sakon Nakhon, a province that flanks the border with neighbouring Laos, agarwood – also known as the wood of ...
◆201012 The Wire https://bit.ly/30Ycz5b
How Does the Indian Army's Winter Deployment in Ladakh ...
Costing over $1.1 billion this arterial link line connected China's national power grid to the Ngari prefecture in Tibet's ... It sourced a majority of its requirements, including food, fuel, oil and lubricants from the plains, transporting them via an ...
◆201012 Daily Times https://bit.ly/3lu42yS
Diamer-Bhasha Dam to help end power outages, boost agriculture
Hydropower is considered the cheapest, safest and most environment friendly power generation system in the world. ... Diamer Bhasha dam project is vital for energy irrigation and food security of Pakistan, which is being constructed on River Indus, 315km upstream of ... Diamer-Bhasha Dam (DBD) Project would produce 4800 megawatts of electricity through hydro-power generation, store an extra 10.5 cubic kilometers ... TAPI gas pipeline project: a catalyst for regional connectivity.
◆201012 Associated Press of Pakistan https://bit.ly/2SPLnkw
Ensuring water security: Diamer-Bhasha Dam to help ...
Ensuring water security: Diamer-Bhasha Dam to help overcome power outages, boost agriculture ... Diamer Bhasha dam project is vital for energy irrigation and food security of Pakistan, which is being constructed on River Indus, 315km upstream of ... Diamer-Bhasha Dam (DBD) Project would produce 4800 megawatts of electricity through hydro-power generation, store an extra 10.5 cubic kilometers ...
◆201012 Business Insider India https://bit.ly/3iOljRx
Massive power cut across Mumbai due to grid failure, trains come to a standstill— electricity expected to resu
People across the financial capital of India, Mumbai, are reporting a massive power cut. According to Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport (BEST) Electricity, the power cut is a result of “TATA's incoming electric supply failure.” ...
◆201012 Profit by Pakistan Today https://bit.ly/2SIMgM1
Private sector set to import LNG before peak winter
ISLAMABAD: A private sector company, which secured gas sales and marketing licence from Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA), is all set to start importing Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) in October and ... hopefully be removed at the earliest as the government believed in opening up the energy sector for private sector players. ... to implementation on the legal framework,” Paracha, who is also All Pakistan Compressed Natural Gas Association's (APCNGA) central chairman, said.
◆201012 Pakistan Today https://bit.ly/33MSEIh
There are some areas of Pakistan which are facing shortage of electricity like Awaran and now Karachi is one of them. ... because of power breakdown after heavy rain and some areas 's power was restored but still some are without electricity.
◆201012 The News International https://bit.ly/34U7yMq
IMF engaged with Pakistan to conclude $6b program review
KARACHI: Pakistan and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) are 'closely engaged' to bring the second review of a ... Pakistan signed the $6 billion three-year EFF with the IMF last year and has so far secured $1.44 billion under the loan program since July 2019. ... People familiar with the development say the tax rationalization and energy prices' surge for elimination of circular ... “The funds call for tax rationalization... and power tariff hike,” said Muzamil Aslam, a senior economist.
◆201012 Daily Times https://bit.ly/3iYWrH3
TAPI gas pipeline project: a catalyst for regional connectivity
The Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) gas pipeline project has been planned to bring natural gas from ... An ancillary project of TAPI is Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan (TAP500) is a 500 KV power transmission network that ... TAP500 would initially supply 1700 megawatt electricity to Pakistan that would be subsequently raised to 4000 megawatt. ... Therefore, TAPI gas pipeline project is part of Turkmenistan strategy to diversify export routes for energy supply to the ...
◆201012 OpIndia https://bit.ly/2SIAjG6
China occupying Nepal land in Humla district, has heavy military presence: Says Nepalese Lawmaker
Shahi asserted that a team of experts should be sent to Nepal-China border to confirm and estimate what China had done. Chinese security personnel pelted stones on Nepal's armed forces and fired tear gas. According to Shahi, when the ...
◆201012 Asahi Shimbun https://bit.ly/3lD4DOC
China grants $90 million to Sri Lanka after visit by top official ...
The projects include a seaport, airport, port-city, highways and power stations. Critics say that the Chinese-funded projects are not financially viable and that Sri Lanka will face difficulties in repaying the loans. In 2017, Sri ...
◆201012 Nikkei Asian Review https://s.nikkei.com/3jTj00R
Sri Lanka turns to China rather than IMF to avoid default
Automobiles · Consumer Industries · Energy · Finance · Health Care & Pharma · Industrials · Property & Services · Startups · Telecoms ... COLOMBO -- Sri Lanka's ultranationalist government looks set to receive a financial lifeline from China rather than an ... Sri Lanka last went to the IMF in 2016 during the right-of-center coalition government that preceded the incumbent ... The Rajapaksa government was voted into power on the back of ultranationalist sentiments, and needs dollars to ...
◆201012 Arab News https://bit.ly/33NpgSa
China grants $90m to Sri Lanka for rural development projects
The projects include a seaport, airport, port city, highways and power stations. In 2017, Sri Lanka leased out a Chinese-built port located near busy shipping routes to a Chinese company for 99 years to recover from the heavy ...