Asia Pacific

Microgrid to Attract Multibillion Investments By 2031: Guidehouse Insights

A new report from Guidehouse Insights has said that Asia Pacific and Middle East and Africa currently lead the energy access microgrids market and are expected to continue leading the energy access across microgrids market through 2031. Revenue from microgrid investments in Asia Pacific will likely reach $7.7 billion by 2031, and microgrid revenue in […]

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US Based BlackRock to Invest $1 Billion In Big Battery Projects In Australia

In what could prove to be a shot in the arm for the Australian energy storage industry, American investment conglomerate BlackRock has said that it looks to invest $1 billion in big energy battery projects in Australia. The company has agreed to acquire Australian company Akaysha Energy, which has nine projects attached to Australia’s main […]

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GoodLeap Securitizes $467 Million Residential Solar Loan

Leading American Solar loan provider GoodLeap (formerly Loanpal), announced on May 23 the closure of GoodLeap Sustainable Home Solutions Trust 2022-2 following the securitisation of residential solar loans worth $467 million to approximately 11,000 homeowners. Originated on the GoodLeap platform, the securitization was underwritten by Credit Suisse and Goldman Sachs. Tanguy Serra, GoodLeap’s President and […]

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Solarspace Ropes In Krishan Sharma To Lead Asia Pacific Solar Business

Leading solar cell and module manufacturer Solarspace has onboarded Krishan Sharma as the Vice President (VP) to lead its Asia pacific solar business. Sharma was previously at Renesola India. For Solarspace, India is a key market, as it remains one of the largest suppliers of solar cells for module manufacturers in the country. Sharma, with […]

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EDP Renewables to Invest $7.4 B by 2030 for RE hub in Singapore

EDP Renewables (EDPR), the world’s fourth-largest renewable energy producer, said on Thursday it plans to invest up to S$10 billion ($7.40 billion) by 2030 to establish a clean energy hub in Singapore for the Asia Pacific region. EDPR, which is 75% owned by Portugal’s biggest utility Energias de Portugal, closed a S$1 billion deal to […]

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Asia Pacific Offshore Wind Market To Be Worth $56.8 B by 2026: Report

The global offshore wind market is expected to grow from an estimated USD 31.8 billion in 2021 to USD 56.8 billion by 2026, at a CAGR of 12.3% during the forecast period. During this time, the Asia Pacific region is expected to dominate the market. Offshore wind turbines are increasingly being installed and is showing […]

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Floating Offshore the Next Frontier in Wind Development in APAC: WoodMac

Floating offshore could be the next frontier in wind power development in the Asia Pacific (APAC), according to Wood Mackenzie.  The analysis finds that a significant market for floating offshore technology is emerging in Asia. With developers in Japan, South Korea and Taiwan having announced plans to develop key demonstration projects, although the scale of […]

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Vestas Appoints Purvin Patel as new Regional President of Asia Pacific

Vestas has appointed Purvin Patel as Regional President of Asia Pacific, taking over from Clive Turton. To strengthen Vestas’ presence and market position in strategic and fast-growing markets in Asia Pacific and drive operational alignment across the value chain, Vestas has appointed Purvin Patel as Regional President of Asia Pacific. Patel joins Vestas from a […]

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FTM Storage Costs to Decline 30% by 2025 in Asia Pacific: WoodMac

All-in FTM battery storage system costs in Asia Pacific markets could decline by more than 30 percent by 2025, as per Wood Mackenzie. All-in front-of-the-meter (FTM) battery storage system costs in Asia Pacific markets could decline by more than 30 percent by 2025, according to research and consultancy firm Wood Mackenzie. Storage system prices fell […]

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