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All news, reports, projects, policy and legislation impacting the power and energy generation sectors in continental Asia and Asia-Pacific, with a specific focus on news out of Japan, China, Indonesia, Singapore, Uzbekistan, Taiwan and Malaysia. News and updates from the Asian Development Bank and Green Transformation fund concerning investments, as well as updates on the Asian energy transition, renewable energy integration, fossil fuel use, tenders and auctions within Asia will also be included.

Offshore wind to reach over 234GW by 2030 led by Asia-Pacific

GWEC has released the second edition of its Global Offshore Wind Report, which provides a comprehensive overview of the offshore wind sector globally with the latest data and analysis.

AFRY awarded contract for offshore wind farm project in Vietnam

AFRY has been awarded an owner’s engineering services assignment for the 48MW Tra Vinh Offshore Wind Farm.
Tokyo Gas

DNV GL advises Tokyo Gas on $22m WindFloat acquisition deal

DNV GL has been selected by Tokyo Gas to provide technical and market advice on $22 million investment in Principle Power's floating wind technology.
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China’s wind capacity expanding despite subsidy termination

Research firm Wood Mackenzie predicts China will install 251GW of new wind energy capacity between 2020 and 2029 despite subsidy termination.
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Uzbekistan completes modernisation of Kadyrinskaya hydropower

The Ministry of Energy of Uzbekistan has announced that the three-year project to modernise the Kadyrinskaya Hydropower Plant has been completed on time.

Can coal remain relevant in a changing energy landscape?

A recent virtual discussion hosted by Enlit Asia and Indonesian Utility PT PLN, highlighted the critial role coal plays in the country’s energy mix for the foreseeable future.
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Reliance Bangladesh selects GE to upgrade 718 MW combined cycle power...

GE has won a deal to provide advanced gas turbine technology to a new combined cycle plant owned and operated by Reliance Bangladesh LNG & Power.
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New initiative to support cleantech maritime start-ups

To help the maritime industry reduce CO2 emissions, cleantech firms can receive a boost from a new multi-million maritime tech scale-up initiative.
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IFC study assesses human and environmental impact of Nepal hydropower project

The World Bank's IFC has released recommendations of its Cumulative Impact Assessment (CIA) of the Trishuli River Basin (TRB).
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Asia reassesses energy transition strategies

Asia has reassessed its energy transition strategies by accelerating utility digital transformation, according to Black & Veatch.

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