Regulation

20 Feb 19
Coal demand for electricity generation is estimated at 25.84 million tonnes in 2019.
20 Feb 19
Critics of the bill granting the franchise say it could give birth to a monopoly.
20 Feb 19
With a newly opened retail market, the country might be halfway in its energy transition, but issues on its overseas investments in coal are...
13 Feb 19
Developers are flocking to Australia, India, and Japan, and other Asian countries.
12 Feb 19
The scheme is now approved at the Cabinet level.
12 Feb 19
Strong government support is pushing reliance away from natural gas-fired power.
6 Feb 19
Solar and wind still struggle to be cost-competitive against coal.
6 Feb 19
The group attributed most of the emissions to the power sector, which is not subject to constraints.
4 Feb 19
It defied the referendum to keep nuclear power in the energy mix.
4 Feb 19
Some manufacturers are now calling for anti-dumping and countervailing duties to the tariff.
31 Jan 19
It had to change the 12.71% cut in FITs to 5.71% after developer backlash.
31 Jan 19
Tariffs range from 6.59 to 9.85 cents/kWh, depending on the project’s location and technology.
31 Jan 19
The number of fire accidents recorded in 2008-2017 hit 172.
30 Jan 19
About 58 greenfield coal-fired power plants are due to come online by 2027, blurring the outlook for renewables development in the country.
30 Jan 19
Additional feasibility requirements will be implemented.
30 Jan 19
New policies should be revealed before the end of January.
30 Jan 19
Gas demand growth could hit 1-2% in the next 10 years, compared to 5-6% over 2010-2014.
30 Jan 19
The bill for PV systems will be calculated on a monthly basis by subtracting the export value from the import value.
29 Jan 19
A leadership shake-up and tougher EU regulations could be dampening the utility’s spirits.
29 Jan 19
It initially proposed to cut feed-in tariffs and amend fee structures that would reduce payments to developers.
28 Jan 19
It will soon approve a policy that could come into effect by 1 April.
28 Jan 19
The duty will be imposed for five years at an amount of $114.58.
23 Jan 19
Falling wind power costs and government support could help, analysts say.
21 Jan 19
But impact could be limited as this is only 0.5% of total demand.
18 Jan 19
Solar PV industry curbs dragged capital costs, and consequently, the total investment poured into the sector.
16 Jan 19
Demand is set to drop by 18% whilst installations are set to plummet by as much as 30%.
16 Jan 19
It cited that it had sufficient capacity lined up for the coming years.
16 Jan 19
It will fall 22% to 13 cents/kWh, the largest decrease since the beginning of the tariff policy.
16 Jan 19
Buyers now need to directly pay for the electricity they receive from sellers.
11 Jan 19
It wants to raise industry competitiveness and rein in subsidy bills.
9 Jan 19
Asia Pacific countries have a raging appetite for wind power, but high costs and unattractive feed-in-tariffs mean that not all governments will...
9 Jan 19
This article was co-authored by Ariel Huang and Billy Wu, Associates, LCS & Partners.
8 Jan 19
It required the intermediary to have knowledge of competitive public bidding.
21 Dec 18
The submission date for technical bids has been transferred from 19 December to 2 January.
19 Dec 18
The culprit? Recent auction cancellations and higher solar prices.
19 Dec 18
Manufacturers shifted production to Southeast Asia amidst the US’ anti-dumping and anti-subsidy duties.
12 Dec 18
Queensland, Victoria, and New South Wales took the lead in investment and capacity additions.
12 Dec 18
The government is chasing the full electrification deadline on 31 December.
7 Dec 18
It will support localised planning for the use of renewables on the island.
7 Dec 18
Gujarat is allowing Adani, Tata, and Essar to pass higher costs of coal to consumers.