29. January 2016 · Comments Off on Southeast Asia fastest growing smart grid market in APAC  · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Southeast Asia (SEA) is estimated to be the fastest growing smart grid market in APAC region, says a new report from Frost & Sullivan.South Korea and Japan will continue to be the hot spots for smart grid project deployment in North Asia during the forecast period, the report synopsis said.Investments in smart grid test-bed in Thailand, home energy management systems (HEMS) installations in Singapore, and advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) rollouts in the Philippines are expected to drive the market.

Source: GreentechLead | Southeast Asia fastest growing smart grid market in APAC – GreentechLead

16. December 2015 · Comments Off on Frost & Sullivan: Energy Storage and Renewable Energy to witness accelerated growth in 2016 despite low oil prices · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

The extreme weather patterns and environmental occurrences experienced across the Asia Pacific region have brought to the forefront the urgent need for countries to work together and reach an agreement on actionable solutions to limit global warming. Examples of recent incidents include drought and severe haze in Southeast Asia, smog in Beijing and the serious floods in Chennai.

Source: Frost & Sullivan: Energy Storage and Renewable Energy to witness accelerated growth in 2016 despite low oil prices – MarketWatch

21. March 2014 · Comments Off on Silver Spring Networks Keynotes IPv6 Conference 2014 in Singapore · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

In a keynote speech today at the IPv6 Conference 2014 in Singapore, Silver Spring Networks, Inc. (NYSE: SSNI), a leading networking platform and solutions provider for smart energy networks, showcased the role IPv6 networks can play in developing the next generation of intelligent infrastructure across Southeast Asia. In his keynote, “IPv6: Smart Infrastructure for a Smarter Singapore,” Mr. Eric Dresselhuys, Executive Vice President of Global Development for Silver Spring, highlighted the opportunities for Singapore, and other economic hubs in Southeast Asia, to leverage open and secure IPv6 networks to accelerate innovation, help ensure interoperability, speed deployment times, and reduce the cost and risk of their critical infrastructure programs.

via Silver Spring Networks Keynotes IPv6 Conference 2014 in Singapore – WSJ.com.

29. January 2014 · Comments Off on Capacity Augmentation And Distribution Grid Automation Will Be The Focus For Transmission And Distribution · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Asia Pacific’s growing demand for electricity is likely to increase power generation by 4.1% in 2014. This needs to be actively supplemented by Transmission & Distribution (T&D) grid expansion to ensure reliable power supply. The majority of the T&D investments are likely to be concentrated in Southeast Asia in 2014.

via Capacity Augmentation And Distribution Grid Automation Will Be The Focus For Transmission And Distri.

04. October 2013 · Comments Off on $100 Million Investment Fund Supports Renewable Energy in Southeast Asia · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Malaysia is accelerating efforts on modernizing to a smart grid and investing in renewable energy businesses as key ways to move up the ranks to a developed economy.

Malaysia’s goal is to cut carbon emissions 40% by 2020 (from 2005 levels) and increase renewable energy capacity to 4 gigawatts by 2030.

“Investing in green energy is the #1 priority for countries looking to move up the world’s financial ranks,” advise from leading development experts on Malaysia’s Global Science and Innovation Advisory Council.

via $100 Million Investment Fund Supports Renewable Energy in Southeast Asia.