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How Does Cambodia Improve Its Electricity Security Problem?

Cambodia still faces an electricity crisis, with high prices and blackouts regularly occurring. However, there are steps the government can take to improve this.

Scientists Reveal Solar Power in China is more Affordable than Grid Electricity

New research has indicated that compared to grid electricity in Chinese cities, solar energy is actually cheaper.  This is expected to raise the uptake of...

Inside the Planned ‘Super Grid’ to Connect China and Korea

China and South Korea have plans to connect their electricity grids via an ocean floor power network. The aim to create a pan Asian electric power system. The grid will be using the most up to date high voltage direct current (HVDC) technology to make it as efficient as possible.

Lines Company in New Zealand Demands More Certainty Over Diesel Generators

Thousands of people who live in the Far North region of New Zealand could potentially be facing frequent ‘Third World’ blackouts if Top Energy are not able to use the diesel generators to help power the area.

Renewable Energy Can Help Reduce Inequalities in Asia-Pacific Nations

Whilst many people in most first world countries have access to a reliable and steady flow of electricity, there are still some corners of the world where access to energy is a huge issue. This is mainly prevalent in the remote isolated communities located in south east Asia even with good economic progress being made in past years.

Hyundai Sonata-The New Way of Powering a Luxury Car Using the Sun

Lots of industries have adopted solar energy in different ways and the automotive industry hasn’t been left behind. The Korean carmaker, Hyundai has launched...

Australias National Grid Has Over Half Of Its Electricity Generated From Renewable Sources For...

For the first time ever, renewable energy has provided for 50% of the demand for Australia’s power grid.