Solar Philippines PV mini-grid franchise passes to final stage in Congress
From:Greenbox 7 Dec,2018
The economics of rural electrification using microgrids should be considered an investment for the future

The Philippines needs a cost-effective net metering policy
From:PV Magazine 9 Sep,2018
Under the current scheme, rooftop PV remains far below its huge potential in the country. Regulatory, administrative and financial hurdles are preventing more electricity consumers from installing rooftop arrays

Australia: PV sails past 7 GW – 2017 installation record set to be smashed
From:PV Magazine 15 Aug,2018
The extent of the rapid growth under way in the Australian PV market has been laid out in the latest report by the Australian Photovoltaic Institute.

Swimming Pools Help Keep Energy Grid Cool over Summer
From:ARENA (Australian Renewable Energy Agency) 21 Feb, 2018
A series of record-breaking heatwaves pummelled Sydney this summer, with one particular day even earning Penrith the dubious distinction of the hottest place on Earth. So it’s no wonder that many city residents have been seeking refuge in their swimming p

Philippine IPP Global Business Power eyes electrifying bigger islands
From:Asian Power 7 Feb, 2018
Philippine IPP Global Business Power eyes electrifying bigger islandsFrom: Asian Power 7 Feb, 2018CEO Jaime T. Azurin targets going out of the Visayas region as its home base, and expanding to the Philippines’ bigger islands with the firm’s rece…

Southeast Asia's solar industry thrives amidst dimming market expectations
From:Asian Power 1 Feb, 2018
The solar boom may be fizzling out in some countries, but definitely not in Southeast Asia.When forecasters proclaimed slower solar photovoltaic (PV) installations worldwide this year as developed markets near saturation, it put investors under even more

Does the feed-in tariff still fit for Asian solar PV?
From:Asian Power 1 Feb, 2018
Does the feed-in tariff still fit for Asian solar PV?From: Asian Power 1 Feb, 2018Tender and auction schemes may be winning.When policymakers look into the future of solar photovoltaic (PV) development in Asia, the role of feed-in tariffs (FITs)