Solar power


Australia fast-tracks plan to send solar power to Singapore

Australia granted “major project status” to an ambitious A$22 billion ($21.6 billion) plan to export power from a giant solar farm in the country’s north to Southeast Asia via undersea cable.


Even under Trump, US renewable investment hit a record in 2019

(Jan 31): The US’ renewable energy industry does not seem to take much notice of President Donald Trump’s views on green energy and climate change as investments surged to a record last year.


Australia billionaires plan to export solar power to Singapore

(Nov 20): Two of Australia’s richest people, Atlassian Corp co-founder Mike Cannon-Brookes (image) and Fortescue Metals Group Chairman Andrew Forrest, are investing in an ambitious project to expor


Government ramps up solar power targets

SINGAPORE (Oct 29): The government has set a new target deployment of 2 gigawatt-peak (GWp) of solar energy by 2030, which is eight times today’s installed capacity.

Passion for the Future

Solar power company NEFIN to raise US$150 mil and return to Singapore roots

SINGAPORE (Aug 23): Hong Kong Disneyland wants to be the island’s biggest producer of solar power, and is installing an expanse of solar cells the size of a football field on the rooftops of its bu

Singapore to reduce reliance on fossil fuels by generating power from renewable sources

(Oct 23): Singapore plans to develop solar power and energy-storage technologies as the oil-trading hub of Asia pushes to generate more of its power from renewable sources.

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