Tuesday, 14 Nov 2023
Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB), the largest Malaysian electric utility, has invited bids from EPC companies for the deployment of a 30 MW AC floating solar PV project at Chenderoh Reservoir. This competitive bidding round is open to both local and in.
Tuesday, 07 Nov 2023
A group of 5 Malaysian corporate players from across various industries have committed to sourcing solar power under separate power purchase agreements (PPA) signed with Pekat Solar Tronoh Sdn Bhd (PSTSB), for a 30 MW project. A wholly-owned subsid.
Tuesday, 17 Oct 2023
LONGi Green Energy Technology has officially announced the commercial operations of phase I of its Serendah Module Plant in Selangor, Malaysia.
Monday, 21 Aug 2023
The US Department of Commerce has upheld the preliminary findings of its circumvention inquiry into imports of solar cells and modules from China and has named 5 leading suppliers as the offenders in its final determination.
Friday, 18 Aug 2023
Citing the results of an independent 3rd party social audit, American solar module producer First Solar has revealed instances of forced labor at its Malaysia manufacturing facility. It says the audits found that 4 onsite service providers in Mal.
Masdar & Citaglobal To Develop 2 GW Clean Energy Capacity In Pahang, Including Off Grid Applications
Monday, 31 Jul 2023
Abu Dhabi’s Masdar is expanding further in Malaysia in a partnership with the Malaysian investment holding company Citaglobal Berhad as the duo aims to develop 2 GW renewable energy projects, including solar and rural, off-grid initiatives in the state of Pahang.
Tuesday, 11 Jul 2023
In a new analysis for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), the US National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) estimates a technical potential of 825 GW floating PV (FPV) capacity across 10 Southeast Asian nations, and claims this techn.
Netherlands’ SolarDuck To Install Pilot OFS Plant For TNB To Assess Technical & Economic Feasibility
Friday, 16 Jun 2023
Malaysia, through its largest electricity utility Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB), is exploring the potential for offshore floating solar PV (OFS or OFPV) for the country’s renewable energy ambitions and has roped in Netherlands’ SolarDuck to assess.
Friday, 02 Jun 2023
Japanese chemicals producer Tokuyama has joined hands with South Korean polysilicon producer OCI to explore the opportunity to develop a semiconductor-grade polycrystalline silicon manufacturing fab with around 10,000 MT annual production capacity in Malaysia.
Malaysia To End Trade Barriers For Renewable Energy Exports & Targets 70% Renewables In Power Mix By 2050
Wednesday, 10 May 2023
Malaysia may just become a star solar market in Southeast Asia as the government has announced it will increase its renewable energy target for 2050 to about 70% of the national electricity mix, while also ending cross-border trade barriers for renewable energy.
IRENA: Malaysia Can Install Over 150 GW Solar PV Capacity By 2050 To Meet Energy Transition Goals, Starting With 1.4 GW Annual Deployment Till 2030
Thursday, 09 Mar 2023
The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) calls solar PV a ‘no-regrets option’ for Malaysia in all the scenarios it envisions for the country’s energy transition in a new report, with potential to install 153 GW of this clean energy tec.
Gentari Takes Shape, Aiming To Build Up To 40 GW Renewables Capacity With Focus On Solar & Green Hydrogen By 2030
Friday, 17 Jun 2022
Malaysian state owned fully integrated oil and gas major Petronas has a new subsidiary called Gentari Sdn Bhd aiming to build between 30 GW to 40 GW of renewable energy capacity by 2030, along with focusing on green hydrogen and green mobility.
Monday, 25 Apr 2022
Solar EPC service provider with roots in Japan, Shizen Energy Inc will conduct a feasibility study for what it claims will be one of the Southeast Asia’s largest floating solar facilities at 150 MW in Malaysia, under Japanese government’s Asia Energy Transition Initiative (AETI).
Advantage: Auxin Solar, As US Commerce Department Agrees To Launch Investigation Into Anti-Circumvention Tariff Plea
Tuesday, 29 Mar 2022
Acting on US solar module manufacturer Auxin Solar’s petition filed in February 2022, the US Department of Commerce (DOC) says it will initiate an investigation into companies circumventing antidumping (AD) and countervailing duty (CVD) by importin.
Friday, 15 Oct 2021
Malaysia based solar EPC service provider Solarvest Holdings Berhad says it has successfully transferred its listing status to the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad. This, it said, makes it the 1st pure-play solar company in Malaysia.
Shell To Build Timi Gas Project With Petronas Carigali & Brunei Energy In Malaysia; Unmanned Wellhead Platform To Be Powered By Solar & Wind Energy
Monday, 30 Aug 2021
Royal Dutch Shell’s Malaysian subsidiary Sarawak Shell Berhad (SSB) will go ahead with the development of its Timi gas development project in Malaysia, having taken a final investment decision (FID).
Tenaga Nasional Berhad Signs Up To Procure Solar Power From 500 MW PV Capacity Awarded under LSS 4 Auction Round In Malaysia
Wednesday, 25 Aug 2021
Malaysian utility Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB) has entered power purchase agreements (PPA) with the winners of its large scale solar (LSS) bidding round 4, concluded in March 2021 by the country’s energy commission Suruhanjaya Tenaga (ST).
Solar Central To Malaysia’s Energy Transition Plans; Energy Ministry Targets To Grow Renewable Energy Installed Capacity To 18 GW By 2035
Tuesday, 13 Jul 2021
As part of its energy transition plans for 2040, Malaysia is aiming to have 31% of its total electricity mix being contributed by renewable energy by 2025.
Backed By Regulatory Support, Malaysia Is Likely To Exceed 4 GW Cumulative Solar Capacity By 2030, According to Fitch Solutions
Tuesday, 23 Mar 2021
A new market research from Fitch Solutions Country Risk & Industry Research estimates the cumulative installed solar power capacity of Malaysia to exceed 4 GW by 2030, going up from around 996 MW at the end of 2020.
Large Scale Solar Round 4 Of Malaysia Undersubscribed With 823 MW Bid For In 1 GW AC Tender; Energy Commission Receives RM 0.1768/kWh As Lowest Bid; Shortlisted Bidders List Figures TNB & Solarvest
Monday, 15 Mar 2021
Malaysia’s Energy Commission Suruhanjaya Tenaga (ST) has shortlisted bidders, read winners, for its large scale solar (LSS) round 4 or LSS 4, selecting a total of 823.06 MW in total bids.
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