Vietnam has won a key deal to build two substations for the Hai Long offshore wind project in Taiwan. The contract award, announced today, marks the largest offshore substation deal for a Taiwanese project to date, and the first in Vietnam.
Asian power demand is switching away from LNG and into oil burning, Rystad Energy has said, driven by high prices.
Liquefied natural gas (LNG) shipments tagged “carbon neutral” are gaining popularity among Asian buyers, despite criticism that the offsets used to justify the label don’t actually cancel out planet-warming emissions generated by the fossil fuel.
BP has delivered a first carbon offset LNG cargo to Taiwan, its first in the Asia-Pacific region.
Italy’s Eni will ship a carbon-neutral liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargo from Indonesia to CPC Corporation in Taiwan.
The diverse Asia Pacific regions offer a myriad of opportunities, ranging from decommissioning, late-life field rejuvenation, offshore wind, as well as carbon capture and storage (CCS), for adventurous UK companies.
Qatar Petroleum will supply 1.25 million tonnes per year of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to Taiwan’s CPC Corporation for 15 years. Qatar Petroleum said yesterday that LNG deliveries will start in January 2022. Since the first LNG delivery in March 2006, CPC has received more than 63 million tonnes of LNG from Qatar.
Scottish offshore construction grouting firm FoundOcean has won a contract to provide the foundations for a 100-turbine offshore wind farm in Taiwan.
The offshore wind market in Asia is expected to experience massive expansion over the next five to 10 years, particularly in the more advanced economies of Taiwan, Japan and South Korea, as governments face increasing pressure to focus on climate change and hit their net-zero emissions targets.
The rise of China’s mega-refineries was always going to make life tougher for their competitors across Asia. But the fallout from Covid-19 is hastening the impact and accelerating consolidation across the region.
The floating offshore wind power market in Asia Pacific could offer investment opportunities worth up to $58 billion as a significant market for the technology is emerging, latest research from Wood Mackenzie shows.
Wind engineering advisers Offshore Wind Consultants (OWC) has appointed Tom Whittle to its newly created role of Asia Pacific regional director.
Taiwan’s CPC Corp. has celebrated the arrival of Chadian crude in its home market.
The UK proposes to help develop one of the world’s largest offshore wind projects in Vietnam, where the market is expected to boom.
African states trying to secure domestic energy infrastructure have tended to struggle with creditworthiness, which makes project financing more difficult.
The world’s biggest developer of offshore wind farms is weighing nearly $13 billion worth of projects in Taiwan, saying that so far the coronavirus outbreak hasn’t shifted its optimism about the region.
A towering arch bridge over a bay in eastern Taiwan has collapsed, sending a burning oil tanker truck falling on to boats in the water below.
Wind developer Orsted has announced today that it has been awarded 920 megawatts (MW) as part of Taiwan's first offshore wind auction.
Offshore engineering consultancy Aqualis Offshore has opened an office in Taiwan to help the company drum up more work in oil and gas and renewables.
A group of renewable experts from Taiwan are to showcase the best of their eco-friendly technology at part of the All Energy conference in Glasgow in May.
Dong Energy has struck an agreement to acquire a 35% ownership interest in a Taiwanese offshore wind project.
Taiwanese officials officially opened Danish firm Dong Energy’s office in Taipei yesterday.
Enterprize Energy has launched an offshore windfarm project in the Taiwan Strait.
A business unit has bee set up by the state-owned Taiwan power company to focus on development of offshore wind projects.
A billionaire oil tycoon has been rescued after he was allegedly held hostage for more than a month in a £6million ransom deal. Wong Yuk-kwan, the chairman of Pearl Oriental Oil Limited, had been found in an avandoned cottage in rural western Taiwan. It’s believed the oil boss, worth an estimated £1.7billion, was abducted in September.