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  1. Sri Lanka approves hybrid renewable energy project
    Sri Lanka approves hybrid renewable energy project 25 May 2017

    Sri Lanka’s Cabinet of Ministers has given the green light to the development of a hybrid renewable energy project in Punarin, which includes 240 megawatts (MW) of wind and 800 MW of solar

    Asia,Tech. & Innovation,Sustainable Energy
  2. Singapore & Denmark partner to develop smart city innovations
    Singapore & Denmark partner to develop smart city innovations 24 May 2017

    Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore and the Danish Consortium, Smart City World Labs, have forged a joint initiative to spur green innovation to help mitigate the impact of climate change

    Asia,Europe,Tech. & Innovation,Smart Cities
  3. China and India on track to surpass Paris Agreement commitments
    China and India on track to surpass Paris Agreement commitments 22 May 2017

    New analysis shows that China and India are on track to exceed their Paris Agreement climate pledges, thanks to the closure of coal power plants and the steep uptake of renewables

    Asia,Sustainable Energy,Carbon Reduction,COP 21,COP 23
  4. Taiwan to invest $22.7 billion in wind energy
    Taiwan to invest $22.7 billion in wind energy 17 May 2017

    The East Asian island plans to invest 684 billion New Taiwan dollars ($22.7bn) as part of the nation’s 8 year plan to boost wind generated electricity to 4,200 megawatts (MW) by 2025

    Asia,Finance,Sustainable Energy,COP 23
  5. China and India top the renewable energy attractiveness index
    China and India top the renewable energy attractiveness index 16 May 2017

    China and India have overtaken the U.S. to become the two most attractive nations for renewable energy investment – according to a report released on Tuesday 16 May

    Asia,Finance,Sustainable Energy,COP 23
  6. 10 MW solar power plant to be built in Cambodia
    10 MW solar power plant to be built in Cambodia 9 May 2017

    Singaporean solar firm Sunseap is building a 10 megawatt MW solar power plant in Cambodia which will provide a quarter of the energy needs of the city of Bavet

    Asia,Sustainable Energy,Carbon Reduction
  7. China's solar output up 80% in first quarter of 2017
    China's solar output up 80% in first quarter of 2017 8 May 2017

    China has achieved another renewable energy milestone, installing a remarkable 7.21 gigawatts (GW) of new solar capacity in the first quarter of 2017

    Asia,Sustainable Energy,COP 23
  8. World’s largest tidal power project to be built in Indonesia
    World’s largest tidal power project to be built in Indonesia 8 May 2017

    The Indonesian government has approved plans to develop what has been said to be the world’s largest tidal power plant which will be located off the island of Flores

    Asia,Tech. & Innovation,Sustainable Energy
  9. India vows all cars sold in the country will be electric by 2030
    India vows all cars sold in the country will be electric by 2030 5 May 2017

    All cars sold in India will be electric vehicles (EVs) by 2030 in a bid to curb air pollution, according to plans set out by the country’s Energy Minister, Piyush Goyal

    Asia,Transport,Carbon Reduction,COP 23
  10. China’s wind capacity up 13% in first quarter of 2017
    China’s wind capacity up 13% in first quarter of 2017 4 May 2017

    China's installed wind power capacity continued to grow in the first quarter of this year – according to the latest figures from the National Energy Administration (NEA)

    Asia,Sustainable Energy,COP 23

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