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Coal loans battle Green tide

Infrastructure and logistics company Titan Infra Energy and coal-mining contractor Bukit Makmur Mandiri Utama (Buma) have struggled to syndicate recent loans despite juicy pricing and rarity value HONG KONG: Indonesian coal miners are finding it more difficult to attract lenders as prices fall and banks cut their exposure to carbon-producing industries. Infrastructure and logistics company […]

Scatec Solar signs strategic collaboration agreement for 485 MW in Vietnam

Oslo: Scatec Solar has signed a strategic collaboration agreement with Vietnamese partner MT Energy (MTE) for 485 MW of solar PV Scatec Solar has partnered with MT Energy, a Vietnamese energy company, to develop, finance, construct and operate large-scale solar projects in Vietnam. The strategic collaboration agreement covers three projects located in Binh Phuoc, Quang Tri, […]

Kimberly-Clark switches on one of Singapore’s largest solar roofs at Tuas

SINGAPORE: Kimberly-Clark today switched on one of Singapore’s largest solar energy installations at its manufacturing facility in Tuas, which produces Huggies diapers and Huggies baby wipes. The 7,730 photovoltaic panels mounted on its roof will generate 3.5 Gigawatt hours of clean energy, enough to power up a thousand 3-bedroom HDB flats for a year. Kimberly-Clark switched on […]

JinkoSolar helps deliver low-carbon Winter Olympics in China in 2022

JinkoSolar was chosen to provide 20MW solar panels for a state-level demonstration project integrating solar plus wind and storage in Zhaangjiakou, where its renewable energy roadmap will support the ambition to deliver a low-carbon Winter Olympics in 2022.  This project will support the establishment of a ‘low-carbon Olympic zone’ in Zhangjiakou, with plans for both the Olympic […]

Republic of Korea Pledges $355 Million to Support ASEAN Green Infrastructure and Ocean Health

NADI, FIJI: Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Mr. Takehiko Nakao and the Republic of Korea Deputy Prime Minister Mr. Nam-ki Hong today signed a Declaration of Intent to support green infrastructure in Southeast Asia. The Republic of Korea pledged $350 million for cofinancing and $5 million grant for technical assistance towards the Association of Southeast […]