Taipower Joins Taipei Exchange in the Green Bond Trade That Will Be Worth US$130 Billion Worldwide This Year

Taiwan Power Co. (Taipower) celebrated the listing and first issuance of its green bonds in Taipei Exchange (TPEx) with much fanfare at a ceremony in the morning of 15 December. Formerly known as Gre Tai Securities Market (GTSM).. more

Taiwan’s Premier Urges Public Mobilization to Transform Island’s Energy Supply

Premier William Lai, who heads Taiwan’s Executive Yuan, declared that his government is prepared to implement renewable energy policies and tackle the worsening air pollution problem on the island. Speaking at a forum on green economy.. more

First Solar to Power Zorlu Enerji’s 100MW Solar Power Plant in Pakistan

First Solar, Inc. has announced that it is supplying over 860,000 high-performance thin film modules to power a 100 megawatt (MW)AC utility-scale photovoltaic (PV) solar power plant developed by Zorlu Enerji in Pakistan. The Independent Power Producer (IPP) fac.. more

Taiwan’s Government Releases the Final Version of the 2018 FIT Scheme and Announces a 3% Bonus for Rooftop Solar

Taiwan’s Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) has released its final version of the 2018 FIT scheme for the renewable energy industries on 14 December. For the first half of next year, the rate for 1-20kW solar PV projects is .. more

BATTERY JAPAN 2018―9th Int’l Rechargeable Battery Expo

Japan’s Battery―driving force behindthe industry! BATTERY JAPAN 2018―9thInt’l Rechargeable Battery Expo  Dates: February 28[Wed] - March 2[Fri], 2018  Venue: Tokyo Big Sight, Japan   &n.. more

Production Capacity of EV Batteries to Reach 268GW in 2020 Due to Rising Demand, Says Report

A report recently released by the energy industry consultancy group Wood Mackenzie forecasts that the global production capacity for batteries used in electric vehicles (EV) may reach 268GW in 2020. As countries worldwide encourage the gra.. more

GE Wins Thailand’s Largest Renewable Energy Contract to Date With a 270MW Wind Turbine Package

GE Renewable Energy and GE Power, subsidiaries of the U.S. conglomerate General Electric Co. (GE), announced on 13 December that they secured a contract to provide wind turbines with a total capacity generation of 270MW to Thepar.. more