‘Millions could see their lives cut short by five years on average because of air pollution’

Almost a quarter of the global population lives in four countries in South Asia that are among the world’s most polluted, according to a new report

Siemens Gamesa lands contract for Vietnam’s ‘largest nearshore wind project’

The 78MW wind farm is expected to be operational in the third quarter of 2021

ADB and IEA renew energy sector sustainability collaboration

The organisations intend to scale up efforts to advance progress on sustainability in Asia and the Pacific

TEPCO RP invests in 108MW hydropower project in Georgia

The recent acquisition of 31.4% of the shares in JSC Dariali Energy will allow TEPCO RP to own 33.9MW of the total capacity

‘Covid-19 could generate an extra 1,000 tonnes of medical waste in Asian cities every day’

Manila is expected to produce the most Covid 19-related medical waste, followed by Jakarta and Kuala Lumpur, among the five cities surveyed by the Asian Development Bank

Vestas secures orders to supply custom turbines for two Vietnamese wind projects

Both wind farms are located in mountainous terrain in Quang Tri province

Himalayas ‘visible from parts of India for first time in 30 years’

The nation’s strict lockdown means air quality in 85 cities has improved significantly, according to official figures

Siemens Gamesa to supply 25 turbines to one of Vietnam’s biggest wind farms

The wind project is forecast to provide clean electricity to 240,000 people

Global energy use projected to nearly double by 2050

Most of this will be focused in regions where strong economic growth is driving demand, particularly in Asia

Singapore’s Nexif Energy buys 94% stake in hydropower projects in Vietnam

Located in the Khanh Hoa province with a total capacity of 49MW, they will provide enough electricity to power 74,000 households