AsiaElec - Asia Power

29 August 2023

Equinor, Posco to partner on South Korean floating wind project

28 August 2023

Equinor of Norway has agreed to partner with Posco, a South Korean industrial group, on the planned 750-MW Firefly floating wind project to be sited off South Korea. The scale of Firefly would make it the world’s largest.

India can become global wind-energy supply chain powerhouse

28 August 2023

India could become a key player in the global wind energy supply chain, according to a new report by the Global Wind Energy Council and MEC Intelligence.

Indonesia's national electricity company to work with Malaysian power firms on cross-border interconnection development

28 August 2023

PT PLN (Persero), the state-owned electricity company of Indonesia, is in discussions with two Malaysian power companies, Sabah Electricity Sdn Bhd (SESB) and Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB), for the development of cross-border interconnection systems.

India's Oriana Power clinches INR1.38bn contract for 20-MW solar project in Dhanbad

28 August 2023

Oriana Power has emerged victorious in securing a noteworthy contract valued at INR1.38bn ($16.7mn). The contract, awarded by Bharat Coking Coal Ltd (BCCL), is for the establishment of a 20-MW AC ground-mounted solar photovoltaic power plant.

Lease granted for Philippine floating solar project

25 August 2023

Philippine solar developer SunAsia Energy and its investment partner Blueleaf Energy have been awarded lake lease agreements by the Laguna Lake Development Authority giving them the right to develop and build a large-scale floating solar park.

5 GW offshore wind project planned for Australia

25 August 2023

Elanora Offshore, a consortium of renewable energy companies, is planning to develop a 5GW offshore wind project in Australia off the coast of Gippsland.

Two Indonesian coal-fired plants to be retired in bid to reach net-zero

24 August 2023

The Indonesian government has announced its readiness to prematurely retire two coal-fired thermal power plants as an initial commitment towards achieving the nation's net-zero emissions by 2060.

bneGreen: Vietnam leads in SE Asia's boom into renewable energy investment

24 August 2023

Vietnam has taken the lead as investment into renewable energy gathers momentum in SE Asia as governments across the board introduce supportive regulation and attractive tariff policies that have attracted investment.

APEC sets objective for clean power

22 August 2023

Most of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum has agreed to 70% clean electricity by 2035, while the members will also create an initiative for a just energy transition.