Tue, 23 Apr 2019 15:57
EXIM issues renewable energy bond to boost hydropower projects
Export-Import Bank of Thailand (EXIM Thailand) has issued a US$30 million (Bt958 million) Renewable Energy Bond, a thematic bond that it says reflects its commitment to environmental concerns.
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 01:00
Korea raises renewable energy target to 35 per cent of total by 2040
SOUTH KOREA is planning to increase the proportion of energy generated from renewable sources to as much as 35- per-cent of the total by 2040 in response to growing environmental concerns, the government last Friday.
Mon, 01 Apr 2019 11:39
EXIM enables Thai investment in Vietnam’s renewable energy
Export-Import Bank of Thailand (EXIM Thailand) has extended US$65 million in credit to Eastern Power Group Plc and Communication & System Solution Plc to finance the construction of two solar-power plants in Phu Yen, Vietnam, with a combined generating capacity of around 100 megawatts.
Wed, 27 Mar 2019 01:00
Indonesia, Malaysia gear up for fight against EU's REDII
INDONESIA and Malaysia will likely make a separate move against the European Union policy against palm oil through a delegated regulation supplementing directive of the EU Renewable Energy Directive II (RED II), which is now being deliberated by the European Parliament, a trade official has said.
Sat, 02 Feb 2019 20:05
Powering up SOLAR ENERGY ambitions
Project at Chiang Mai UNIVERSITY WILL SHOWCASE BENEFITS OF RENEWABLE ENERGY
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 20:49
Thailand’s first green bond, issued by B Grimm, is taken up by ADB
B Grimm Power, one of Thailand’s leading private power producers, on Tuesday announced a landmark issuance of the Kingdom’s first certified climate bonds.
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 01:00
Gulf Energy wins favour in Hanoi
GULF Energy Development's planned investments in renewable energy in Vietnam have won the endorsement of the country’s prime minister, who says Vietnam is giving priority to the development of alternative energy sources.
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.
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”.
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.
Fri, 15 Jun 2018 01:00
Renewable energy goal raised to 30%
RENEWABLE energy will account for 30 per cent of the country’s electricity production within 15 years – with no extra cost to the people, Energy Minister Siri Jirapongphan vowed yesterday.
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 01:00
Is it feasible for a country to run entirely on renewable energy?
Midway through the two-week 22nd Conference of Parties (COP22) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) held in November 2016 in Marrakech, Morocco, the presidential election results in the United States were announced. The result, Donald Trump winning the election, was a bombshell for the COP.
Sat, 09 Jun 2018 01:00
Portugal drives for rise in Thai investments
PORTUGAL, a member of European Union, has stepped up its effort to attract Thai companies to invest in digital, renewable energy, tourism, food, and other sectors of its economy as the two countries celebrate their 500th anniversary of diplomatic relations this year.
Thu, 07 Jun 2018 01:00
ASE 2018 Renewable energy, EV Technologies in focus
Energy Minister Siri Jirapongphan, recently presided over the opening ceremony of Asean Sustainable Energy Week 2018 (ASE 2018) showcasing technologies in renewable energy and the advancement in electric vehicle (EV)technology.