AC Energy on track to build capacity to 2,000 megawatts

Posted on May 17, 2018. Asian News.

source: http://news.abs-cbn.com MANILA – Ayala Corp’s energy subsidiary said Wednesday it was on track to reach its target to build capacity to 2,000 megawatts by 2020. AC Energy, which operates, wind, solar and coal-fired power plants currently has a capacity of 1,600 MW, said its CEO John Eric Francia. Solar and wind are the “future”… Read more »

Teco to produce generators for MVOW offshore wind turbines

Posted on May 17, 2018. Asian News.

Source: https://www.digitimes.com Teco Electric & Machinery has disclosed it signed an MoU with Denmark-based MHI Vestas Offshore Wind (MVOW) for outsourced production of generators for use in 9.5MW offshore wind turbines produced by the latter. Teco said it plans to finish development of a prototype generator, obtain third-party certification and establish business connection with MVOW’s other… Read more »

LOC Renewables delivers first MWS services to Chinese offshore wind market

Posted on May 16, 2018. Asian News.

Source: https://www.renewableenergymagazine.com International marine and engineering consultancy LOC Renewables is to provide services for the 250 MW second phase of the Pinghai Bay Offshore Wind Farm – the first Chinese project to employ Marine Warranty Services (MWS).   LOC Renewables is to carry out MWS for the project, located near Putian, Fujian province, China, on behalf of Haixia… Read more »

Siemens Gamesa secures new order in Japan for 74.8 MW

Posted on May 16, 2018. Asian News.

Source: http://www.sunwindenergy.com/ Siemens Gamesa reached its first agreement with Tokyu Land Corporation for two projects in Hokkaido, and will supply 22 of its SWT-3.4-108. Both nacelles and hubs will be manufactured in Denmark, while the blades will be produced in China. The turbines will be delivered in 2018-19 and the first batch has arrived at the… Read more »

Nippon Sheet Glass to pour USD 347m in PV glass plants in Vietnam, US

Posted on May 14, 2018. Asian News.

Source: https://renewablesnow.com May 11 (Renewables Now) – Japanese firm Nippon Sheet Glass Co Ltd (TYO:5202) will add capacity for the production of transparent conductive oxide (TCO) glass in Vietnam and the US in response to growing demand on the solar market. The company said today it will invest JPY 38 billion (USD 347m/EUR 291.7m) to repurpose… Read more »

Energy storage’s day in the Singapore sun

Posted on May 14, 2018. Asian News.

Source: http://www.eco-business.com It’s known as the last piece of the clean energy puzzle. Energy storage is a key component to the clean, decarbonised energy grids of the future, and Singapore is leading Southeast Asia in breaking new ground in the area. Talk about smart grids and renewable energy, and images of gleaming solar panels, spinning wind… Read more »

BCPG seeks out partners for green drive

Posted on May 11, 2018. Asian News.

Source: https://www.bangkokpost.com BCPG, the SET-listed renewable power arm of oil refiner and retailer Bangchak Corporation, is negotiating merger and acquisition (M&A) agreements with a set of renewable energy firms as it strives to expand abroad and capitalise on growing demand for green energy. The company aims to expand its market presence further in Australia, South Korea… Read more »

S. Korea, Japan discuss cooperation in energy, autonomous cars

Posted on May 11, 2018. Asian News.

Source: https://hiswai.com On Tuesday, Paik met with SoftBank Group Corp. CEO Masayoshi Son to discuss the establishment of a super grid to enhance regionwide energy. SEJONG, May 9 (Yonhap) — South Korea and Japan have discussed ways to expand cooperation in research and development of renewable energy and next-generation cars, including autonomous and hydrogen-fueled vehicles, the commerce… Read more »

330 MW Sarulla geothermal plant in Indonesia completed with third unit online

Posted on May 09, 2018. Asian News.

Source: http://www.thinkgeoenergy.com While previous news indicated it already, it is now official. In a release today PT Medco Energi Internasional Tbk  announced the commercial operation of the third and final unit in the phase one development of the Sarulla Geothermal Power Project, NIL2. Commercial operation of the Project’s first and second units began on 18 March… Read more »

Vena Energy commissions 41MW solar project in Japan

Posted on May 09, 2018. Asian News.

Source: https://www.pv-tech.org Clean energy developer Vena Energy, formerly Equis Energy, has commissioned a 41MW solar project in Yaita City, Tochigi Prefecture, Japan. The Yaita project will generate approximately 47,150MWh per year, providing electricity to the equivalent of 8,938 households. In Japan, Vena Energy owns 66 projects comprising 2.34GW in operation, under construction and in development. Nitin… Read more »