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ADB Grant to Help Tajikistan Reconnect to the Central Asian Power System

DUSHANBE, TAJIKISTAN: The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $35 million grant to reconnect Tajikistan’s electricity system to the Central Asian Power System (CAPS) through interconnection with the Uzbekistan system. This will help expand regional energy trade and improve regional energy efficiency among countries connected to CAPS. ADB, through the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation […]

Australia’s Snowy Hydro Makes ‘Game-Changing’ Leap From Coal to Renewables

“The new renewable energy generation is a game-changer and will push down future energy prices.” The Australian government-owned energy provider Snowy Hydro this month announced a major switch to renewables in a series of “game-changing deals.” The company said in a press release that it had signed eight wind and solar contracts, totaling 888 megawatts […]