Sat, 21 Jul 2018 01:00
YOUTHFUL ENERGY deposited at lender
WHEN Chatchai Sirilai moved into the CEO’s office at Government Housing Bank (GHB) in 2016 he became the youngest head of a state-owned lender in Thailand. Though, at just 45, he was very much the veteran at the lender after starting out as a fresh-faced graduate.
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 14:55
Thai Industry's Moment of Opportunity
The world is changing, and business in Thailand must understand the drivers of this change.
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 01:00
Huawei Thailand focuses digital services on five sectors
HUAWEI in Thailand is focusing its enterprise services on five industries with innovative solutions to the marketplace – public safety, transportation, energy, finance and manufacturing.
Fri, 13 Jul 2018 10:42
Apple launches $300 mn 'green' fund for China suppliers
Apple said on Friday it has established a fund to invest nearly $300 million over the next four years to connect its Chinese suppliers to renewable energy as Beijing pushes an anti-pollution drive.
Wed, 11 Jul 2018 01:00
Energy stocks in spotlight amid crude strength
ENERGY stocks are expected to help sustain the momentum in the Thai share market as the US ramps up the pressure on oil-producing Iran, brokerages say.
Fri, 06 Jul 2018 17:51
Thais ready for electric vehicles: Bloomberg
Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF), an industry research firm focused on helping the energy sector generate opportunities, recently announced its annual long-term forecast for global electric vehicle (EV) adoption to 2040 in Bangkok.
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Fri, 06 Jul 2018 01:00
BT11.37 BN SET ASIDE TO SUBSIDISE POWER PRICES
The Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) expects to set aside its retained fund of Bt11.364 billion to subsidise electricity prices in the first four months of next year. In doing so, it hopes to sustain the base factor and fuel tariff (Ft) electricity surcharge for a fifth consecutive time.
Fri, 06 Jul 2018 01:00
Banpu Infinergy Mou signing kicks off Phuket smart city plan
Banpu Infinergy Co Ltd, a one-stop service provider of total solar energy solutions with advanced technologies and a subsidiary of Banpu Plc, a integrated energy company in Asia-Pacific, and Phuket City Development, a social enterprise in Phuket, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to jointly implement the “Renewable Energy Development under the Phuket Smart City Plan”.
Thu, 05 Jul 2018 17:00
Phuket signs clean-energy deal
Banpu Infinergy Company Limited, a provider of solar energy solutions with advanced technologies and a subsidiary of Banpu Plc, an integrated energy company in Asia-Pacific, and Phuket City Development, a social enterprise established by entrepreneurs, have signed a memorandum of understanding to jointly implement the “Renewable Energy Development under the Phuket Smart City Plan”.
Thu, 28 Jun 2018 14:58
Trade woes drag Asian markets but oil surge lifts energy firms
Trade war worries again permeated markets across Asia on Thursday, with mixed signals from the White House fuelling uncertainty, but energy firms kicked higher thanks to another surge in oil prices.
Wed, 27 Jun 2018 14:33
Energy firms rise with oil prices but Asia markets sink again
Energy firms rallied on Wednesday after a surge in oil prices but Asian markets struggled to maintain early momentum and extended their recent losses as trade war fears torment investors.
Wed, 27 Jun 2018 01:00
RPS will not dilute roles of power agenies
The planned Regional Power System (RPS) will not decrease the roles of the Provincial Electricity Authority (PEA) and the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (Egat), said EnergyMinister Siri Jirapongphan.
Mon, 25 Jun 2018 01:00
Renewable energy should be focus of new power plan: expert
EXPERTS ARE urging Thai authorities to change their mindset about power development and to be more in step with global trends by prioritising renewable energy. Adopting a new approach would solve current problems, such as the current excessive electricity reserve margin and greenhouse gas emissions from the reliance on fossil-fuel energy.
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:54
A life at high altitude shapes human body, but how?
Living the high life -- growing up, in other words, at extreme altitude -- forces a developing human body to conserve energy, and that can translated into shorter arms, according to a study published Wednesday.
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 17:46
TeeraMongkol Green Energy to buy biogas power plant operator Green Saving Energy Thailand
Teera-Mongkol Industry informed the Stock Exchange of Thailand on Monday that the company’s board on June 15 had resolved that TeeraMongkol Green Energy (TMGE), a wholly owned subsidiary, should purchase 100 per cent of Green Saving Energy Thailand, subject to due diligence.