ROUND-UP: Chint 15MW in Netherlands, Burkina Faso hybrid gold mine, SE Asia solar-battery micro-grid

Astroenrgy completes 15.5MW project in the Netherlands, Total Eren and Wärtsilä deliver hybrid PV and thermal plant at Burkina Faso gold mine, Solar Philippines completes Southeast Asia’s largest solar-battery micro-grid.

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TNB halfway through 50MW Malaysia solar project, signs PPAs for 60MW

Malaysian utility Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB) has completed more than 50% of a 50MW solar PV project in Selangor, on the west coast of Peninsular Malaysia, having started construction in July last year.

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Sunseap and StarHub to offer up to 100% solar energy supply to Singaporeans

Singapore-based renewable energy firm Sunseap and info-communications and mobile network company StarHub have partnered to offer customers in the region of Jurong, Singapore, the chance to purchase solar power without having to install their own systems.

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B.Grimm signs PPAs for 30MW of solar projects in Thailand

Thai energy firm B.Grimm Power has signed power purchase agreements (PPAs) for seven separate solar PV projects in Thailand with a combined capacity of 30.83MW, according to notification on the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET).

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JGC to build 49MW solar project in Vietnam for TTC Group

Last month, TTC Group contracted another Japanese multinational, Sharp Corporation, to build a similar size plant in Thua Thien Hue Province.

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Microsoft’s Singapore data centres to be powered by 60MW Sunseap rooftop solar portfolio

Microsoft has made its first clean energy deal in Asia by contracting Singapore-based clean energy firm Sunseap to set up the largest rooftop solar portfolio in Singapore to power the technology firm’s data centres.

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ROUND-UP: Sharp’s 48MW in Vietnam, Final term for ARENA CEO, ABB supplies Dubai villas

Sharp to build 48MW Vietnamese solar project, Ivor Frischknecht not seeking third term as ARENA CEO, ABB to deliver inverters to Dubai villa owners.

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Solar Philippines working on Asia’s ‘largest solar, diesel, battery micro-grid’ without subsidies

Filipino renewable energy firm Solar Philippines is developing an off-grid solar, battery and diesel micro-grid in the Philippines that could be the largest of its kind in Asia, according to the company head.

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