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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.

Three key ways to accelerate the retirement of coal energy plants

A new report highlights the three key approaches to help global governments and utilities to ensure early retirement of coal energy generation.

Enel Green Power wins its first solar tender in India

Enel Green Power has won its first solar energy tender within the Indian energy market.

Webcast recording: Leveraging Totex and Value in Asset Planning

This webinar looks at how your organisation can leverage Totex to gain better whole-of-life cost insights while understanding how to determine the overall value derived from assets and projects.

Chinese group TICA confirms acquisition of Italy’s Sebigas

Chinese group TICA has acquired the operational branch of the biogas plant designer and supplier Sebigas from the Maccaferri Industrial Group.
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LOC Group wins contract supporting Vietnam’s renewables sector

LOC Group has won a contract to provide support to the Phase 1 development of the 50 MW Dong Hai 1 Wind Power Plant.

Tajikistan hydro project receives $50m rehabilitation funding

The World Bank has approved additional grant financing of $50m for a second rehabilitation phase of Nurek hydropower plant in the central Asia country of Tajikistan.

Webcast 7 July: Investing in Early Stage Energy Startups

Startupbootcamp has built an investment portfolio of 30 startups through an acceleration process. Gain insight into early-stage startup investing in the clean energy sector at a Startupbootcamp webinar and Q&A presented by Enlit Australia and Initiate.
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Amazon announces $2 billion Climate Pledge Fund

Amazon has launched The Climate Pledge Fund to support its sustainability strategy and to help other companies to become net-zero by 2040.

Distributed energy resources market to grow by 75% by 2030

The global annual investments in distributed energy resources (DER) will increase by 75% by 2030, according to a new report issued by Frost & Sullivan.
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Cleantech Solar wins $75m loan to bring PV to Asia corporates

Singapore-based firm Cleantech Solar has secured a $75 million green loan from ING Bank N.V to expand its operations across Southeast Asia.

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