◆201022 OilPrice.com https://bit.ly/31xx7Sn
China's Crude Imports Become Backbone Of Oil Price Recovery
5 days Argentina Looks To Attract $5B Investment To Boost Shale Gas Production ... The world's largest oil importer, China, will continue to have a significant impact on the oil market in the coming months, as most of the ... China's crude oil imports were strong in Q2 and Q3 this year, while the rest of the world went through a fragile demand recovery only to ... higher than in 2019 due to the ultra-low prices in the spring, expansion of storage sites, and the policy to ensure energy security.
◆201022 Foreign Policy https://bit.ly/3o9uKPv
Soviet Documents Reveal Chinese Nuclear Mysteries
Wang Ming, a former high-ranking Chinese Communist Party leader who had defected to Moscow after losing a power struggle with Mao, regularly provided analysis to the Soviets, including on the bomb. In May 1966, Wang told his interlocutors: ...
◆201022 Argus Media https://bit.ly/2HpS62i
China’s carbon pledge sets path for deep energy changes
China's transition to a low-carbon economy could require reducing coal's share of the energy mix to as little as 5pc by ... little room for oil, according to the most aggressive scenarios drawn up by China's leading environmental institute. ... global temperature increase to 1.5°C this century, would squeeze the combined share of oil, coal and gas to less than 14pc by 2050. ... China must replace the use of thermal fuels in the industrial, transportation and construction sectors by electricity ...
◆201022 chinadialogue https://bit.ly/2HmqNGx
Bangladesh turns from India to China to transform major river
Originating in the eastern Himalayas, the river flows through the Indian states of Sikkim and West Bengal and into Bangladesh ... due to dam construction and irrigation canals upstream and the impacts of climate change – further straining relations with India. ... The Bangladesh Water Development Board, and Power Construction Corporation of China (Power China), ... Last month, Power China signed an EPC contract to develop 500 MW of solar and wind energy in Bangladesh, the ...
◆201022 The Australian Financial Review https://bit.ly/2TsXd4N
Coal bosses want China relationship back on track
Coal bosses say this country must get its bilateral relationship with China back on track as evidence mounts that Australian coal is being blocked by Chinese customs while rival coal-exporting nations continue to sell there. Speculation that ...
◆201022 NHK NEWS WEB https://bit.ly/31wQ1ZI
初めての外国訪問としてベトナムとインドネシアを訪れた菅総理大臣は、両国での首脳会談など一連の日程を終え、21日夜、帰国しました。 続きを読む. 菅総理大臣は就任後初めての外国訪問として、今月18日からベトナムとインドネシアを ...
◆201022 NNA ASIA https://bit.ly/31xOxON
国営石油、来年中にパラワン沖で掘削開始 フィリピン・天然 ...
◆201022 Jakarta Post https://bit.ly/3obJAoy
Pertamina’s breakthrough to produce green energy - The Jakarta Post
Pertamina, the biggest oil and gas company in Indonesia, strives to achieve energy security. Besides building and ... Renewable energy is projected to make up 14 percent of electricity generation in the same year. ... Operating coal plants will continue to supply the majority of power for most regions across the country.
◆201022 Asahi Shimbun https://bit.ly/3dL12vr
Nearly a third of Indonesia forest fires fall in pulp, palm areas ...
SINGAPORE--Forested areas greater than the size of the Netherlands have been burned in Indonesia in the past five years, with 30 percent of the fires occurring on pulpwood and palm oil concessions, environmental group Greenpeace said ...
◆201022 ThinkGeoEnergy https://bit.ly/3dP1LM3
Star Energy Geothermal Salak & Darajat successfully raise ...
Star Energy Geothermal Salak & Darajat successfully raise $1.1bn green bond funding ... PT Star Energy Geothermal has raised $1.1 billion in green bond financing for its Salak and Darajat II geothermal power plant operations in Indonesia. ... The rest is operated by state-owned power producer, PT Perusahaan Listrik Negara using natural gas supplied by the blocks. While ... Barito targeting the electricity capacity of Star Energy, which is the largest geothermal company in Indonesia, ...
◆201022 CNN Philippines https://bit.ly/34jEOgL
Water level of Angat Dam, other reservoirs slightly up due to ...
Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, October 21) — Some reservoirs in Luzon, including Angat Dam, Metro Manila's main ... Edgar dela Cruz of PAGASA's Hydro-Meteorology Division said in a forum that as of 6 a.m. Wednesday, Angat Dam's ...
◆201022 INQUIRER.net https://bit.ly/3klal7I
Light at the end of the tunnel?
Under the MOU, Chinese state-owned commercial companies like CNOOC will participate in the exploitation of oil and gas in the WPS in partnership with Philippine Service Contractors like Forum Energy. After the terms of reference (TOR) to ...
◆201022 Business Mirror https://bit.ly/3klXUIG
PHL needs to avert energy crisis
One of these problems is the possible lack of power to support economic development. ... Now comes Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi warning us that we may not have sufficient electricity requirements in the near future. ... While reserves from the Malampaya gas field will last until 2027, they won't be enough to fuel future energy requirements. ... of the Malampaya Gas field in the next few years, as well as realize its aspiration of making the Philippines an LNG hub in Southeast Asia.”.
◆201022 INQUIRER.net https://bit.ly/3oekJQS
Expert says China research vessels in PH waters used for naval power buildup, too
Expert says China research vessels in PH waters used for naval power buildup, too ... MANILA, Philippines—The Philippines should be wary of Chinese research vessels operating in its waters because such is a pretext for naval power buildup, ... which billions of dollars in global commerce passes every year and where islets, reefs, and atolls are believed to be sitting atop vast energy reserves. ... PH Navy says it's ready for security role in resumption of oil hunt in West Philippine Sea.
◆201021 BUSINESS INSIDER JAPAN https://bit.ly/31ulRX4
と、言いたい放題だった。 さらに、南シナ海や東シナ海、台湾海峡、メコン川などで4カ国が連携して、. ｢中国共産党の搾取、威圧 ...
◆201021 NNA ASIA https://bit.ly/3kcnFex
石炭バンプー、米国でガス火力発電所買収へ タイ・電力 ...
◆201021 Reuters Japan https://bit.ly/3m4qPBB
*09:13JST 中国の脅威に直面するベトナムの等距離外交【フィスコ世界経済・金融シナリオ分析会議】 今年7月にThe Diplomatが報じたところによれば、ベトナム最大の国営エネルギー企業ペトロベトナム（Vietnam Oil and Gas Group: ...
◆201021 NNA ASIA https://bit.ly/2TpMjNb
大雨や洪水被害、長引けば物流に深刻な影響 カンボジア ...
カンボジア各地で発生した大雨と洪水被害で、物資の輸送に遅れが生じている。この状況が長引けば、原材料の供給が停滞するなど生産部門への影響が深刻化する可能性もある。クメール・タイムズ（電子版）が20日に伝えた。 カンボジア ...
◆201021 NNA ASIA https://bit.ly/3jgqKsS
カンボジアで建設が予定されている環状４号線の事業化調査が完了したもようだ。調査は中国政府系の道路・鉄道建設大手、中国路橋工程（ＣＲＢＣ）が手掛けた。地元各紙が20日伝えた。 カンボジア公共事業・運輸省はこのほど、関連機関 ...
◆201021 NNA ASIA https://bit.ly/31pXlq3
ＲＣＥＰ来月署名に意欲、貿易拡大に期待 カンボジア ...
カンボジアは、日本や中国、韓国、東南アジア諸国連合（ＡＳＥＡＮ）など16カ国が参加する東アジア地域包括的経済連携（ＲＣＥＰ）の署名に前向きな姿勢を示している。プノンペン・ポスト（電子版）が19日に伝えた。 14日に開催され ...
◆201021 NNA ASIA https://bit.ly/2IKzivf
◆201021 The Interpreter https://bit.ly/3dHOeWD
Duelling diplomacy over Southeast Asia's most important river
The Mekong, Southeast Asia's most important river, has for millennia supported the rise and fall of empires and is ... The need for cheap and renewable energy is rising to meet increasing electricity demands in the region, volatile prices in ... The Mekong has increasingly become a focal point for different power players in the region competing for influence amid the rivalry between China and the US.
◆201021 Khmer Times https://bit.ly/3kuT2RT
Mekong water levels rise sharply, fueling more flood woes as ...
The Mekong River Commission (MRC) forecasted Tuesday of a sharp rise in Mekong water levels in Kampong Cham and Kratie province over the next five days. In its daily forecast, the MRC's Regional Flood and Drought Management Centre ...
◆201021 Xinhua https://bit.ly/3oajfqO
6th Lao-Thai bridge planned to be built in 2023 - Xinhua ...
VIENTIANE, Oct. 20 (Xinhua) -- Laos and Thailand are planning to start work on a sixth bridge to link the two countries across the Mekong River in 2023, linking Saravan province, some 670 km southeast of capital Vientiane, to Ubon ...
◆201021 The Phnom Penh Post https://bit.ly/2FMDVUH
Hun Sen visits B Meanchey as dam in Poipet collapses
According to a Tuesday morning forecast by the Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology, heavy rain will continue to fall until October 27, especially in north-eastern Cambodia. Mekong River water levels are expected to rise steadily.
◆201021 http://en.vietnamplus.vn/ https://bit.ly/2Tf0cxv
Mekong Delta takes preventive measures against saline intrusion
In recent years, the Mekong Delta - the country's largest rice, fruit and seafood producer - has faced severe saltwater intrusion from sea via river mouths during the dry season. Local authorities in Can Tho City and the delta's 12 provinces, have ...
◆201021 VOA Khmer https://bit.ly/34gMaBW
Extensive, Growing Impact of China in Southeast Asia, Says Author of New Book
VOA: How much do Chinese tourists help in promoting China's soft power and people-to-people relations? ... another question, but it has resulted in a marked deepening of China's security presence in the upper reaches of the Mekong River.
◆201021 Nikkei Asian Review https://s.nikkei.com/3jhvluT
Chevron and Thailand at loggerheads over gas field transfer
DENPASAR, Indonesia -- U.S. energy producer Chevron has restarted arbitration with Thailand following the breakdown of ... about 25% of the nation's gas, for nearly 50 years but is due to cede control to PTT Exploration & Production, the Thai national oil company, in April 2022. ... Moreover, Erawan not only supplies gas for power plants, but also the Thai petrochemical industry in Rayon Province, which is a major ... Thailand's PTT to up gas investment as country looks beyond coal.
◆201021 Bangkok Post https://bit.ly/34garrH
Eppo urges delay in LNG imports by power firms
The import of liquefied natural gas (LNG) by energy companies needs to be delayed because of low domestic demand caused by the ... Only the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (Egat) was allowed to import 130,000 tonnes between last ... national oil and gas firm PTT Plc, under a state policy to liberalise LNG business to serve growing demand for the gas. ... The LNG price in the spot market increased three times to US$6.6 per million British thermal units, up from $2 million ...
◆201021 Aljazeera.com https://bit.ly/2HjI2bl
‘Catastrophic floods’: 105 killed, 5 million affected in Vietnam
At least 178,000 homes submerged, nearly 7,000 hectares of crop impacted and close to 690,000 poultry, livestock killed or swept away. Rescue workers travel by boat on a swelling river to access a flooded area in Quang Binh province, ...
◆201021 pv magazine Australia https://bit.ly/3dHii4G
Vietnam opens 450 MW solar plant as utility-scale solar era ...
The 450 MW solar plant signals a new era in utility-scale solar for Vietnam, which is already seeing significant growth in its rooftop solar markets. ... The company on Monday announced completion of the project, including associated electricity grid improvements, and said the ... province to become a “national renewable energy centre,” Trungnam said the 500 kV transformer station and 220/500 kV power ...
◆201021 Power Engineering Magazine https://bit.ly/2TgomHG
South Korea's KEPCO cancels foreign coal power investment
Kim Jong-gap further underlined that the company has “no plans to pursue overseas coal power projects in the future.” ... announcement that KEPCO currently has no more overseas coal power projects in the pipeline after Vung Ang 2 in Vietnam. ... Both of these countries have adopted ambitious renewable energy plans, and converting these coal projects into gas or ... Electric Light & Power Executive Digest · Hydro Review · Power Engineering · Power Engineering International ...
◆201021 The Korea Herald https://bit.ly/2Tf17xX
Doosan Heavy wins $787m power plant order from Vietnam
South Korean power plant builder Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction Co. said Tuesday it has signed a $787 million deal to build a coal-fired power plant in northeastern Vietnam. Under the deal with Vapco, a Vietnamese unit of the ...
◆201021 Financial Times https://on.ft.com/3dLH2J0
Funds worth $3tn attack South Korea and Japan groups over coal project
European funds with $3.4tn of assets have criticised South Korean and Japanese groups over developing a coal-fired power plant in Vietnam, underscoring mounting pressure from investors over climate change. In a letter to be published ...
◆201021 Khmer Times https://bit.ly/3dJpXPS
Chinese military base speculation hurts Cambodian people
I have always been baffled by the frequent discussion on possible Chinese military base installations in Cambodia in certain ... Cambodia has now enjoyed 22 years of peace and the idea of a foreign military facility or control is so farfetched that ... Cambodia has not relied on a specific natural resources such as hydroelectricity, timber, oil, gold, diamonds and other ... downgrade her reputation in her way to become an economic super power by duping an innocent neighboring country ...
◆201021 Observer Research Foundation https://bit.ly/3jgAmnn
Myanmar: India relations on upswing
As the country is gearing up for the upcoming election on 8 November, Myanmar's bilateral relations with India seems to ... that will allow Indian ships to reach Mizoram via Sittwe Port on the Bay of Bengal and through the Kaladan river multimodal link. ... A number of Indian companies have also set up operations in Myanmar, including oil and gas players like the ONGC ... While the upcoming election campaigns is essentially favouring those in power and partially neglecting the ethnic ...
◆201021 Upstream Online https://bit.ly/2HlV2gP
Petronas cutting headcount as Myanmar field output declines
Malaysia's national oil and gas company Petronas has started cutting the workforce at its Yetagun gas condensate ... The Yetagun field produced upwards of 300 million cubic feet per day of gas at peak while output today has slumped to ... Export gas prices for the 2020-2021 fiscal year have been calculated at $6 per million British thermal units for the ... Bulleit uncorked: First oil flows for Talos Energy.
◆201021 The Irrawaddy News Magazine https://bit.ly/3mb8Ut7
Huawei Extends Cloud Services to Myanmar as Firms Go Digital
Huawei provides cloud computing, offering computing power and online storage to companies, including access to artificial intelligence. It is one of Huawei's fastest-growing areas, receiving support from the Chinese government through public ...
◆201021 Radio Free Asia https://bit.ly/35kzdGi
Controversial Chinese Development Project in Laos Moves Closer to Government Approval
Controversial Chinese Development Project in Laos Moves Closer to Government Approval ... The China-owned Lao-Vang Vieng New Zone Development Group “is now proposing the project to the government,” an ... We can't compete with the financial power of the Chinese,” another Vang Vieng resident asked. ... A third Vang Vieng resident said the proposed project's area, a zone west of the Xong river and the town of Vang Vieng ... China Forecasts Lower Gas Growth This Year ...
◆201021 The Australian https://bit.ly/3ocR22E
Yoshihide Suga builds China wedge with Vietnam weapons deal
Mr Wang signed a free-trade deal with Cambodia, promised to buy 1.7 million tonnes of Malaysian palm oil, pledged tariff waivers for goods shipped from Laos and preferential access to Chinese-developed coronavirus vaccines. His promise to ...
◆201022 ブルームバーグ https://bit.ly/34jGrLG
中国外務省の趙立堅報道官は北京で20日開いた定例記者会見で、インドは「台湾が関係する問題に慎重かつ適切にアプローチすべきだ」と述べた。 原題： India Considers Taiwan Trade Talks as Both Spar With China (1)（抜粋）. (最終段落に ...
◆201022 現代ビジネス https://bit.ly/31w4DID
12年前の今日（10月22日）、インド宇宙研究機関（Indian Space Research Organisation：ISRO）が開発した月探査機「チャンドラヤーン1号」が打ち上げに成功しました ... 成功すれば、アメリカ、ロシア、中国に次ぐ4ヵ国目となります。
◆201022 Financial Express https://bit.ly/31qtGgn
Coal India production growth no longer in negative territory
Coal offtake till October 20 at 287.19 mts is 4.9% lower compared with the same date last fiscal. “However, we are confident of removing the negative trend in coal offtake by November and grow from there on, especially with thermal power plants ...
◆201022 Centre for Science and Environment https://bit.ly/3jm4lKB
Reducing Co2 Footprints of India's Coal-Based Power
Policies for Clean Coal Power. Despite the growth in renewable power, India continues to be heavily reliant on coal to meet its energy needs. This is unlikely to change in the near future. India's coal power sector contributes nearly 50 per cent ...
◆201022 Times of India https://bit.ly/35jnoAl
Hard actions needed to push coal-fired power plants to meet environmental norms by 2022: CSE
“With 65% of India's coal-fired thermal power plants not moving to meet environmental norms by the deadline of 2022, it has ... managing director, NTPC Ltd, and Anil Sardana, managing director and chief executive officer, Adani Transmission Ltd. ... that the best strategy in the current scenario would be preferential scheduling of electricity from cleaner power stations. We propose that along with renewable energy or 'must-run' plants, a new category of clean coal power plants should ...
◆201022 Technology Times Pakistan https://bit.ly/37xE6P0
Power System Of Pakistan Can Decrease Electricity Cost -
NEPRA has said that existing power system of Pakistan has a potential to decrease the electricity cost by making ... use of pipeline quality gas in open cycle steam turbine thermal power plants, inducting small and medium size solar power ... power plants on part load, ensuring the availability of transmission line to evacuate electricity from most efficient power ... on primary energy being used for power generation, avoiding recoveries of various taxes/fees/levies through electricity bills, ...
◆201022 DAWN.com https://bit.ly/37thv6c
Country to face serious gas shortage in winter, NA told
According to him, the Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited (SNGPL) will face 370 mmcfd shortfall while the Sui ... The energy minister was responding to a question of Shaza Fatima Khawaja, MNA of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz, in the National Assembly. ... captive power of general industry might face gas load curtailments and zero indigenous gas to K-Electric which would be supplied only RLNG ...
◆201022 Profit by Pakistan Today https://bit.ly/2Hf3wXb
PM Imran links country's prosperity with industrial development
The PM took stock of the issues faced by the small industries, including the expensive electricity, and considered various ... Imran Khan observed that expensive power was the main hurdle in the development of small industries, as it ... He also directed the officials to give a final shape to proposals regarding energy issues faced by the industrial sector so that these ... Shakeel I Photographers: Zubair Mehfooz & Imran Gillani I Business, Economic & Financial news by 'Pakistan Today'.
◆201022 Himalayan Times https://bit.ly/35kZLY6
Electricity likely to go to waste for lack of transmission line
Power generated from the most of the hydroelectricity projects, which are in the final phase of construction, is likely to go to waste due to delay in construction of transmission line in Dordi corridor of Lamjung. The projects are facing uncertainty as ...
◆201022 Modern Diplomacy https://bit.ly/2ThL2aB
A book on Nepal's diplomatic story of co-existence
Nevertheless, he does not want to term Nepal as a diplomatic 'power' even in this era of peaceful diplomacy with soft powers. Still, in the chapter called 'conclusion', he concludes, 'Nepal's geographical location between India and China was ...
◆201022 Financial Express https://bit.ly/3dUBUm0
Celebrating India-Bhutan ties: The Mangdechhu Hydroelectric Power Project receives prestigious award
Celebrating India-Bhutan ties: The Mangdechhu Hydroelectric Power Project receives prestigious award ... India has so far constructed four Hydroelectric Projects in Bhutan including the 60 MW Kurichhu HEP; 1020 MW Tala HEP; the ... This is a river project and is located in the Trongsa district of Bhutan, the construction was started in 1012 and was completed in ... The electricity generated by the Project after meeting the energy requirements of Bhutan, the surplus is exported to India.
◆201022 Business Standard https://bit.ly/3o9hH0t
India-assisted Mangdechhu hydroelectric project in Bhutan wins award
The run-of-river power plant, built on the Mangdechhu River in Trongsa Dzongkhag district of central Bhutan at a cost of Rs ... Most of the electricity generated by the plant meets the energy requirements of Bhutan and the surplus electricity is ...
◆201022 Deccan Herald https://bit.ly/2HpQYMp
Sri Lankan government proposes five amendments to the that would bolster President's power
The Sri Lankan government will move as many as five amendments to the proposed 20th Amendment to the ... five amendments moved at the committee stage of the debate,” Udaya Gammanpila, the Minister of Energy told reporters. ... was aimed at giving President Gotabaya Rajapaksa the full executive power over parliamentary checks and balances. ... 'Lost' Thar Desert river found after 172,000 years.
◆201022 ft.lk https://bit.ly/3kkWAWE
Persistence pays: Saluting the 'Father of Hydroelectricity' – An individual making a nation
... Business Cartoon CSR / Events Dining Education Energy Entertainment / Arts Entrepreneurship Environment Financial Services Front Page FT ... Eng. D.J. Wimalasurendra is an illustrious son of Sri Lanka and can rightly be called the 'Father of Hydroelectricity'. ... Rohan in his memorial lecture eluded to the goal of this young engineer – to generate electricity and support an industry base. ... Incidentally he also built the first thermal power station in 1929 – the Stanley Power House.
◆201022 The Diplomat https://bit.ly/2IV6G2D
India and Sri Lanka Complete Bilateral Naval Exercise
India and Sri Lanka concluded the latest iteration of their three-day naval exercise on October 21. ... An Indian defense ministry statement notes that Sri Lanka fielded an offshore patrol vessel and a training ship, while India brought two ... Since coming back to power in 2019, the Rajapaksa brothers (the current president is Mahinda's younger brother, Gotabaya) ... A Nuclear North Korea's Wake-up Call ...
◆201022 Business Today https://bit.ly/3o9ioqB
Mike Pompeo to visit Sri Lanka, Maldives amid rising Chinese influence in region
China's top diplomat, Yang Jiechi, visited Colombo this month. In recent years, Beijing has increasingly provided financing and construction for critical infrastructure in Sri Lanka and the Maldives, alarming traditional regional power India. Last ...