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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.

Siemens Energy wins major gas turbine deal in China

Siemens Energy will supply two 460MW F-class gas turbine power islands for Phase Two of the Fengda Power Plant Natural Gas Power Generation Expansion Project.
heavy fuel oil

Wärtsilä converts Taiwanese cogen plant to natural gas

Taiwanese power generation company Ta-Yuan Cogen has selected technology firm Wärtsilä to reduce its reliance on heavy fuel oil for power generation.
China

GWEC: China breaks world record with 2020 wind installations

2020 was a record year for wind power growth in the Asia Pacific, with China installing 52GW of new wind power capacity.
Iberdrola

Iberdrola expands Japanese portfolio with 600MW wind project

Iberdrola has signed a deal with Cosmo Eco Power and Hitz to develop a 600MW offshore wind energy project in Japan.
sustainable energy

Asia Pacific: Key trends vital for a sustainable energy future

Seven key areas have been identified as vital for a sustainable energy future in the Asia Pacific, during the Siemens Energy Week.

Masdar and Petronas sign Asia utility-scale renewables pact

Masdar has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with PETRONAS to explore renewable energy opportunities across Asia and beyond.
China Huadian Corporation

China’s first 66kV offshore wind farm to use Siemens Energy transformers

The fluid immersed FITformer WIND transformers will help China Huadian Corporation to optimise energy supply in the Yangtze River Delta region.

Cost could be the biggest hurdle to APAC’s clean hydrogen future

Siemens Energy Asia Pacific Energy Week analyzed the opportunities and main challenges in developing clean hydrogen in Asia Pacific.

Fukushima’s lessons for a safer nuclear future

When a 9.0 magnitude earthquake struck Japan on 11 March 2011, a tsunami was triggered that devastated the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant.
floating energy storage

Philippines to host South East Asia’s first floating energy storage solution

Philippines is to host South East Asia's first floating energy storage solution after the signing of a deal by Wärtsilä and Therma Marine.

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