Malaysian trade delegation visits ICCI.

Malaysian trade delegation visits ICCI.

A 13 member trade mission of Malaysia visited Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry along with Dr. Hasrul Sani Mujtabar, High Commissioner of Malaysia. Tunku Rizal was leading the delegation. The delegation was representing various sectors including hydropower generation, construction, manufacturing, water filtration technology, cosmetics, sea food etc. Speaking at the occasion, Dr. Hasrul Sani […]

Scomi, SGSB to set up renewable energy JV.

Scomi, SGSB to set up renewable energy JV.

Scomi Group, a global service provider based in Malaysia, has joined hands with Malaysian group Synergy Generated Sdn Bhd (SGSB) to set up a new company which will bid for engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contracts in the renewable energy sector, particularly for solar photovoltaic farms. Besides EPC solutions, the JV company will also offer […]

Putrajaya okays Sarawak takeover of Bakun hydroelectric plant.

Putrajaya okays Sarawak takeover of Bakun hydroelectric plant.

The Sarawak government has reached an agreement with the Finance Ministry (MoF) and Federal Land Commissioner to acquire the entire equity interest of Sarawak Hidro Sdn Bhd (SBSB), the owner and operator of the Bakun Hydroelectric Plant (HEP). Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg said the formalisation of the acquisition was expected to […]

Warning siren to be installed in two villages near Malaysia’s Kenyir Hydroelectric Power Station.

Warning siren to be installed in two villages near Malaysia’s Kenyir Hydroelectric Power Station.

Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB) is installing warning sirens at two villages near the Sultan Mahmud Hydroelectric Power Station to warn residents when water in the dam reaches the critical level. Kenyir Hydroelectric Power Stations general manager Mustaffa Hashim said the sirens would be installed in Kampung Jenagor and Kampung Dura. “This is a pilot project […]

Angkasa to build maiden solar powered farm in Kedah.

Angkasa to build maiden solar powered farm in Kedah.

The National Cooperative Movement of Malaysia Bhd (Angkasa) will set up its maiden solar-powered generation farm in Kedah for economic and agricultural activities. Construction on the Sungai Tiang farm in the Pendang district will begin next month and Angkasa hopes it will begin operations as a solar plant next March. Angkasa president Datuk Abdul Fattah […]

JinkoSolar gets US$25 million for Malaysian operations.

JinkoSolar gets US$25 million for Malaysian operations.

A subsidiary of ‘Silicon Module Super League’ (SMSL) member JinkoSolar has signed a US$25 million combined tradeline agreement with Malaysia’s largest financial services group, Maybank. JinkoSolar Technology SDN BHD (JinkoSolar Malaysia) will use this financing to support trade finance and working capital in this region. “As the largest commercial bank in Malaysia, their tradeline will […]

Malaysia’s power utility Tenaga Nasional close to complete of 382MW hydroelectric project.

Malaysia’s power utility Tenaga Nasional close to complete of 382MW hydroelectric project.

Malaysia’s state-owned power utility Tenaga Nasional (TNB) is about to complete the 382MW Ulu Jelai hydroelectric project. Located in Cameron Highlands, Pahang, Malaysia, the hydro project is said to be Tenaga Nasional’s second clean energy plant after more than 15 years. The project, which is being built by Salini Impregilo, is estimated to cost RM4.2bn […]

AE Multi to invest RM140m in tie-up with JMT Kelantan for hydro-power plants.

AE Multi to invest RM140m in tie-up with JMT Kelantan for hydro-power plants.

Printed circuit boards manufacturer AE Multi Holdings Bhd is venturing into renewable energy industry with a proposed investment of RM140mil in a tie-up with JMT Kelantan Baru Sdn Bhd. AEM will team up with JMT which designs, constructs and operates mini hydro-power plants. AEM signed a heads of agreement with JMT on Thursday. Pursuant to […]

Geotech eyes greater market potential in Malaysia’s Renewable Energy.

Geotech eyes greater market potential in Malaysia’s Renewable Energy.

Leading UK manufacturer of biogas analysers focuses on nation’s palm oil and landfill sectors. Geotechnical Instruments Ltd. (Geotech) is enhancing its focus and investment in Malaysia and South East Asia by empowering industry players in the renewable energy sector in the region.  The United Kingdom-based manufacturer of biogas analysers is targeting revenue growth of 20% […]