Solar PV Key Technology For Malaysia’s Energy Transition
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.
Petronas Launches New Clean Energy Firm
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.
150 MW Floating Solar Plans For Malaysia
Shizen Energy To Explore Establishing One Among Largest Floating Solar Facilities In SE Asia
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).
US To Take Up Circumvention Tariff Probe
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.
‘1st’ Pure-Play Solar Company In Malaysia
Solarvest Transfers Listing Status To Bursa Malaysia’s Main Market
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’s Malaysian Sweet Gas Field Powered by RE
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).
Malaysia’s TNB Enters PPA For 500 MW Solar
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).
Malaysia Aims For 31% RE Installed Capacity By 2025
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.
Fitch Solutions Expects 4 GW Solar Capacity For Malaysia
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.
RM 0.1768/kWh Lowest Bid For Malaysia’s LSS4 Round
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.
Malaysia’s Largest Solar Project Planned For Johor State
Sultan Of Johor State Announces Largest Solar PV Project Of Malaysia With 450 MW Capacity; Ground Breaking Ceremony At Pengerang On March 23, 2021
Monday, 01 Mar 2021
The Sultan of Malaysia’s Johor State Ibrahim Ibni Almarhum Sultan Iskandar has announced a 450 MW solar power plant to be built here calling it the ‘biggest of its kind’ in Southeast Asia.
108 MW: Malaysia’s Net Metered PV Capacity Till Nov 2019
Rooftop Solar Net Metered Capacity Of Malaysia Picked Up Speed In 2019 As 94.14 MW Installed Between January & November 2019 Out Of Cumulative 108 MW Reported: SEDA
Tuesday, 07 Jan 2020
Solar power generation in the rooftop solar sector of Malaysia has grown under NEM regime taking the total approved capacity to 108 MW till November 2019.
Malaysia Announces Winning Bidders For LSS3
Suruhanjaya Tenaga Awards 491 MW In 500 MW Large Solar Solar PV Auction Round 3 Of Malaysia To Five Local & International Consortiums; Global Players Engie, Solarpack, Hanwha & Ib Vogt Among Winners
Tuesday, 24 Dec 2019
The Malaysian Energy Commission awarded less than 500 MW AC capacity in the LSS3 solar auction round to five consortiums of local and international players.
Malaysia Launches Solar Energy Trading Pilot Project
SEDA Malaysia Launches Pilot Peer-To-Peer Energy Trading Platform Using Power Ledger’s Technology To Allow Sale & Purchase Of Rooftop Solar PV Generation
Thursday, 10 Oct 2019
At the launch event for its P2P energy trading platform in Malaysia, SEDA said the pilot project will commence in November 2019 and run in alpha and beta phases for a period of eight months.
RM 0.178/kWh Lowest Bid For Malaysian Solar Tender
Suruhanjaya Tenaga Receives Bids For Over 6.7 GW Under 500 MW Large Scale Solar PV Tender Round 3; Lowest Bid At RM0.178 ($0.04)/kWh
Thursday, 05 Sep 2019
Like for its two previous rounds of large-scale solar tenders, Malaysia has received an overwhelming response for its LSS 3 tender round as the country chases its renewable energy target of 20% to be achieved by 2025 in the total energy mix.
500 MW PV Tender In Malaysia In January 2019
Malaysia To Launch Large-Scale Solar Scheme’s Third Cycle Offering 500 MW PV Capacity Worth RM 2 Billion ($477 Million) In January 2019: Energy Minister Yeo Bee Yin
Tuesday, 20 Nov 2018
Malaysia needs to add 3,991 MW of additional renewable energy capacity to be able to achieve its 20% target for renewable energy in the national energy mix by 2025, according to Energy Minister Yeo Bee Yin (third from left, in white) as quoted by local media.
Malaysia Seeks WTO Intervention In India
Malaysia Approaches WTO In Response To India’s Call For Safeguard Duty Against Imported Solar Cells From China & Malaysia
Sunday, 02 Sep 2018
While Malaysia has approached WTO to discuss solar safeguard duties with India, the Indian government has time till the Orissa High Court holds a hearing on the matter of implementation of the safeguard duty scheduled for September 19, 2018.
TNB Signs Another PPA For 30 MW
Special Purpose Company Of Scatec Solar Malaysia Signs PPA For 30 MW PV Project With Malaysian Utility Tenaga Nasional Berhad
Tuesday, 03 Apr 2018
TNB of Malaysia had recently signed PPA’s for around 270 MW of large scale solar PV capacity that it awarded through a competitive round conducted in Q1/2017. Now it signed another PPA for a 30 MW JV project of Scatec from Norway.
Malaysian Utility Signs PPAs For 210 MW
Tenaga Nasional Berhad Enters Power Purchase Agreements With Special Purpose Companies For Around 210 MW Of Large Scale PV Capacity
Friday, 30 Mar 2018
PPAs for 210 MW PV capacity have been signed with the winners of the 460 MW PV tender launched by the Malaysian Energy Commission in Q1/2017.
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