Energy & Resources

Energy & Resources

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Though oil prices have been steadily on the rise for some time now, the chairman of Malaysia’s Petronas Corporation says that the prices should...

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After facing many delays, the Bakun Dam is set to open by September in Sarawak.  Though its total capacity will exceed 2,400 megawatts, initial...

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Both the Prime Minister of Malaysia and the Chief Minister of Penang were on hand to witness Penang’s official agreement with the federal government’s...

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After agreeing to purchase the Bakun dam’s power at the bargain rate of 6.25 sen per kwh, Sarawak Energy Bhd has announced it has...

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SolarCity, a California cleantech firm, has announced it has received an additional $158 million in financing from its partners at US Bancorps.  The funds...

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While remaining tightlipped about many key details, the Chief Minister of Sarawak announced a deal in which Sarawak Energy and Sarawak Hidro will secure...

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South Korea is working towards ensuring a smaller carbon footprint for their country by announcing the implementation of a “green credit system” targeting large...

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Malaysia’s RM4.4 billion palm oil industry is hopefully getting another boost to its export prospects.  The Minister of Plantation Industries and Commodities, Tan Sri...

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As physical temperatures rise for the summer, so does the heated climate of OPEC and the International Energy Agency.  After production halted in Libya...

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Saudi Arabia’s SABIC (the Saudi Basic Industry Corp) has announced the next step in their partnership with China’s SINOTEP (China Petroleum & Chemical Corp). ...

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After unveiling Malaysia’s plan to become a green, developed economy by 2020, Prime Minister Najib Razak said that the palm oil industry would play...

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Saudi Arabian petrochemical corporation SABIC has announced another joint venture with Chinese company Sinopec. They plan on partnering on a massive polycarbonate plant that...

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Petronas, the state-run Malaysian petrochemical company, has announced Johor to be the site of their new $20 billion crude-oil refinery. The new complex will...

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Sweden has been working on a pilot program to use solar power to heat water in the municipality of Anneborg, and hopes to translate...

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The Malaysian Deputy Finance Minister is crying foul over his country’s banks “inadequacies” over the lending of monies earmarked for green technology projects. Datuk...

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A new deal between US corporation General Electric and the Saudi Electric Company is expected to bring 100 jobs and 1,680 megawatts of power...

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Sarawak state is set to host a new joint venture between Chinese and Malaysian investors.  An aluminum smelter plant will be built by the...

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In an effort to meet the UAE’s ambitious plan to generate 7% of power from green sources by 2020, the country’s clean energy company,...