◆201014 VIETJOベトナムニュース https://bit.ly/2Fqi19p
T&Tグループは2018年にハティン省人民委員会から原則承認を得た上で、キーアイン町キーフオン街区(phuong Ky Phuong, thi xa Ky Anh)を建設予定地として選定した。同街区の124ha(うち水面積100ha)に液化天然ガス(LNG)発電所やこれに ...
◆201014 Asahi Shimbun https://bit.ly/36ZzHEl
Australia investigating reports that China has halted coal ...
Trade industry reports late last week suggested that some Chinese ports had been told not to accept Australian thermal and metallurgical coal, and that Australian shipments were being sold along to other markets at the last minute. China's ...
◆201014 Aljazeera.com https://bit.ly/2SRwy0X
Australia seeks confirmation of reported China coal import ban
Chinese power stations and steel mills have been verbally told to immediately stop using Australian coal, people familiar ... The ban would mark an escalation in tensions that have already jolted agricultural exports from China's biggest ... 2 destination for Australia's thermal coal exports, behind Japan. ... be constrained by slower customs clearance processes,” the Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources, ... 'The king of electricity': Solar outshines other power sources.
◆201014 The Guardian https://bit.ly/3dnxFz7
Australia seeks clarity from China over reported halt on coal imports
The uncertainty was fuelled by reports by two industry newswire services that China's customs authorities had told several state-owned steelmakers and power plants to stop importing Australian thermal and coking coal. Scott Morrison said the ...
◆201014 OilPrice.com https://bit.ly/372hlm4
The Real Reason China Is Betting Big On Renewables
The energy and environmental sectors are still abuzz with the ambitious carbon neutrality plan announced by Beijing ... of solar and wind power in China in recent years and has also invested so much into domestic nuclear power production that ... up its energy security, the country will have to overcome a lot of barriers to scale up its renewable energy industries. ... of China, the state-owned electric utility, who favor coal, have nicknamed wind and solar “garbage electricity” due to their ...
◆201014 South China Morning Post https://bit.ly/3lHapPq
China steel mills begin ‘diverting’ Australian coking coal after import ban
, as well as thermal coal used in electric power generation. The Australian government has refused to speculate the ban is a fresh salvo in a broader diplomatic tussle between the two countries, but some analysts ...
◆201014 CGTN https://bit.ly/2H2mEHc
China shows cutting-edge nuclear tech at annual expo
China's annual nuclear industry expo opened in Beijing on Monday after a six-month delay due to the COVID-19 pandemic. ... Fan Li, one of its designers from China Nuclear Power Engineering, said the unit is ready for the state of "criticality," with fuel being completely loaded into a reactor core. "It's like the ignition process in a conventional thermal power plant. ... Liu Fei, deputy director general on nuclear energy safety and development from State Power Investment Corporation, said ...
◆201014 The Diplomat https://bit.ly/34T4QGJ
Vipin Narang on the Global Nuclear Landscape: Hype and ...
Even a casual observer of the contemporary global strategic environment will concur that nuclear weapons are very much back ... First, vertical proliferation, and specifically renewed great power nuclear competition and arms racing, threatens to upset decades of trends that enhanced strategic and crisis stability. ... We have heard a lot from the Trump administration of late about China's nuclear ambitions.
◆201014 Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan https://bit.ly/34ZukCB
10月13日、午後4時25分頃から約10分間、菅義偉内閣総理大臣は、ジョコ・ウィドド・インドネシア共和国大統領（H.E. Mr. Joko Widodo, President of the Republic of Indonesia）と首脳電話会談を行ったところ、概要は以下のとおりです。
◆201014 ScandAsia.com https://bit.ly/2SUDb2y
Palm Oil Monitor questions Norwegian intentions in Indonesia
The biggest international story around Indonesia over the past week has been the passing of President Jokowi's Omnibus Law. The Bill was in train for more than a year; it amends 79 laws and more than 1244 clauses in existing legislation ...
◆201014 Reuters https://reut.rs/3lJ75TR
Indonesia to create firm to build up electric vehicle battery industry
JAKARTA (Reuters) - A group of Indonesian state-owned companies will form a venture to make batteries to power electric vehicles, the Mining Industry Indonesia (MIND ID) chief executive said on Tuesday. ... formed by state miners MIND ID and Aneka Tambang (ANTAM), state utility Perusahan Listrik Negara (PLN) and state oil company Pertamina, MIND ID Chief Executive Orias Petrus Moedak said.
◆201014 Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide https://bit.ly/33XvzCO
Mitsui & Co to sell all stakes in coal-fired power plants by 2030 – CEO
“We still own stakes in coal-fired plants in Indonesia, China, Malaysia and Morocco, but our goal is to make it zero by 2030,” ... Through equity holdings, Mitsui's energy assets comprise 78,000 barrels per day (bpd) of crude oil and 181,000 bpd in gas measured in oil-equivalent terms. ... Gas goes well with volatile renewable energy as gas-fired power generation is easy to switch on and off,” he said, ...
◆201014 The Asset https://bit.ly/3iXq9fh
Tokyo Gas, First Gen proceed with offshore LNG terminal ...
Tokyo Gas has signed a joint cooperation agreement (JCA) with First Gen Corporation of the Philippines to move ahead with ... The Philippines' Department of Energy granted the permit to construct the offshore LNG terminal on September 23. ... Imported LNG will be needed to supply existing power stations in the country as exploration of the Malampaya gas field ... Kepco to buy 40% stake in Vietnam coal power venture for US$189 million · CDB Aviation leases six more A321neos to ...
◆201014 Business Mirror https://bit.ly/3jZz2Gx
PEMC commends SNAP hydro power plants
The hydroelectric power plants of SN Aboitiz Power (SNAP) Group have been ranked as top compliant hydro generators ... of the operations of the WESM to the Independent Electricity Market Operator of the Philippines (IEMOP) in September 2018. ... on WESM generator classification such as biomass, coal-fired, geothermal, hydroelectric, natural gas, and oil-based. The WCO Summit 2020 Awards also recognized efforts to attain high compliance scores of variable renewable energy ...
◆201014 Business Mirror https://bit.ly/33SDHEG
LNG importation 'best' way to fill energy gap | Lenie Lectura
The hydroelectric power plants of SN Aboitiz Power (SNAP) Group have been ranked as top compliant hydro. ... ENERGY Secretary Alfonso Cusi said importation of liquefied natural gas (LNG) remains the best option for the country to ... our LNG regasification capacity to secure replacement fuel for Malampaya and augment our power supply capability,” he added. ... The DOE is committed to develop the Philippines as an LNG hub that can serve not only our energy needs but also that ...
◆201014 Upstream Online https://bit.ly/2GYF6Ay
Tokyo Gas joins Philippines LNG project
Japanese utility Tokyo Gas has formally come onboard First Gen's proposed liquefied natural gas floating storage and regasification unit project in Batangas City in the Philippines. Tokyo Gas and First Gen have signed ...
◆201014 The Diplomat https://bit.ly/3k0Aeta
Golden Triangle Casino Baron Bankrolls New Mekong River ...
A sanctioned Chinese casino magnate is backing the construction of a new international port on the Mekong River in Laos, adjacent to his Golden Triangle gambling and tourism complex. Zhao Wei, the chairman of the Kings Romans Group, ...
◆201014 Bloomberg https://bloom.bg/2Ilfs9I
Thai Protesters Rally for More Democracy, Monarchy Reform
Hundreds of anti-government protesters gathered in Thailand's capital, intensifying a three-month long movement calling for greater democracy and less power for the monarchy. The mostly student-led group moved up the time of the protest to ...
◆201014 The Asset https://bit.ly/372vYG7
Kepco to buy 40% stake in Vietnam coal power venture for US ...
Korea Electric Power Corporation (Kepco) has decided to proceed with an investment in the Vung Ang 2 coal power project in Vietnam. The company will invest US$189 million to acquire a 40% stake in the project, according to local media ...
◆201014 Renewables Now https://bit.ly/2GVITPr
Vietnam toasts to 450-MW solar farm, transmission system
Sladjana has significant experience as a Spain-focused business news reporter and is now diving deeper into the global renewable energy industry. She is the person to seek if you need information about Latin American renewables and the ...
◆201014 The Asset https://bit.ly/34SG49T
ADB leads US$186 million financing for Vietnam solar plant
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is participating in a US$186 million loan for a solar plant in Vietnam, in a deal which ... The power plant will deliver electricity to Quang Ngai and Nha Trang cities, as well as surrounding areas in a region that ... catalyze further commercial bank financing for renewable energy,” says JackiecSurtani, infrastructure finance division ... Three major work contracts signed for Philippine rail project · Kepco to buy 40% stake in Vietnam coal power venture for ...
◆201014 Eurasia Review https://bit.ly/2SSqfdz
China's Neighborhood Diplomacy Gets A Boost As Great Power Rivalry Heats Up - Analysis
China's Neighborhood Diplomacy Gets A Boost As Great Power Rivalry Heats Up – Analysis ... Wang will visit Cambodia, Malaysia, Laos, and Thailand on the heels of his meeting with Indonesian Coordinating Minister for Maritime ... Nonetheless, Beijing's desire to upend ASEAN member states' military engagement and offshore energy contracts with other ... From dams and sharing of hydrological data in the Mekong River to the South China Sea row and security concerns over ...
◆201014 Lawfare https://bit.ly/3nQ3GV6
Water Wars: A Quiet Quad
Analysts agree that if China were to gain basing rights in Cambodia, this would allow China to “project power, especially air power, over the Gulf of Thailand, Strait of Malacca, and Andaman Sea in a way it couldn't before.” Analysis. Although ...
◆201014 The Northlines https://bit.ly/3dnbcSK
Why was the army chief in Myanmar?
We have now acknowledged the power sharing arrangement in Myanmar by sending the COAS and Foreign Secretary ... A press release issued after the visit states: 'Both sides agreed to further strengthen their partnership in connectivity projects, capacity building, power and energy, ... of cooperation including fresh investments in oil and gas and power, infrastructure and pharmaceuticals,' it was stated.
◆201014 Defence Aviation Post https://bit.ly/2SUIZsS
Sittwe Port: Strategic Importance and Key Benefits for India ...
This will connect India's Kolkata to Sittwe in Myanmar and Myanmar's Kaladan river to India's north-east region.
◆201014 Eleven Myanmar https://bit.ly/3nNLZFQ
Woman scientist from Delhi finds solution for nuclear weapons ...
Her recent study, published in the 'Proceedings of Royal Society A, London', illustrates the reduction in energy released and damage radius from an intense explosion (nuclear explosion in particular) by the introduction of dust particles. She has ...
◆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 ...