RP needs more investments in renewable energy

MORE investments on clean energy are seen to accelerate the Philippines’s goal to mitigate its carbon emission by 2030 and eventual transition to renewable energy (RE) by 2050. Cleantech Venture expert Charles Cole Navarro said around $1.26 trillion worth of investment in energy efficiency, RE and energy access is needed annually worldwide. Given such amount of commitment…

Singapore’s CleanTech to build 500MW solar energy portfolio

CleanTech Global Renewables, Inc. expects its solar energy projects to reach a capacity of 500 megawatts (MW) in the next five years, with a separate 100 MW coming from run-of-river hydroelectric plants, the company’s chief executive said on Friday. Read more here.

Cleantech to build new hydro projects

Local renewable energy (RE) developer Cleantech Global Renewables Inc. is building 50 to 100 MW of run-of-river hydropower projects in the next two to three years, including a $30-million, 8.5-MW Jasaan run-of-river hydroelectric power project in Misamis Oriental, with an investment of US$400M. Read more here and here.