India to make up 35% of all new Asian midstream oil and gas projects by 2025

The country is set to have 118 new projects start, with the largest costing $1.4bn and spanning more than 2,700km in length

Indian State of Odisha sets policy to accelerate EV adoption

The government is looking to have EVs make up 20% of all registered vehicles by 2025 and rapidly increase the use of electric buses for public transport

End of energy poverty era by 2030 ‘could create 500m new jobs in Africa and Asia’

The renewable investment could create 30 times more employment than further development of fossil fuels, according to new research

Greening Asia’s transport ‘could cost $12 trillion’

The price of green transition within transport in Asia is equivalent to more than 90% of China’s 2020 GDP, a new report suggests

Siemens Gamesa offshore turbine ‘typhoon-resistant’

It has received a second rotor-nacelle assembly (RNA) IEC certificate covering resistance to extreme wind conditions

Total purchases share of 640MW offshore wind farm in Taiwan

Once commissioned, the project is forecast to produce enough renewable electricity to cover the power needs of 605,000 households

GE Renewable Energy lands Vietnamese wind farm contract

The Thuan Nhien Phong project is predicted to power the equivalent of 45,000 homes

UK to host Global Summit on Climate and Development this month

Countries that are most vulnerable to the impacts of climate change will be the focus of the Summit later this month

Octopus Energy partners with Tokyo Gas to enter the Asian market

The British startup will launch a joint venture with Tokyo Gas, which will buy a 9.7% stake in Octopus Energy for $200 million

Solar microgrid ‘to cut Cambodian island’s diesel use by more than 600,000 litres per year’

Total Solar Distributed Generation, in partnership with Canopy Power, is building the infrastructure on the remote island of Koh Rong Sanloem