Blog posts tagged to "utilities"

  • Solar and wind energy is becoming more viable across the Pacific. ADB photo.

    Wary investors might soon see new opportunities in Pacific renewables

    Published on Friday, 03 May 2019

    Pacific countries are finding innovative new ways to finance renewable energy products that are making them more attractive to private investors.

  • Free electricity from railway tracks?

    Published on Friday, 06 October 2017

    Installing solar panels on railway sleepers can generate 1 MW of power from a 6 km section of railway track. That’s enough to power 150 electric cars.

  • To invest, or not to invest? That is the problem in Myanmar

    Published on Thursday, 31 July 2014

    Myanmar opened a new chapter in its history in November 2010 when it adopted its open-economy policy. Since then, an impressive array of reforms have been implemented. However, Myanmar’s sustainable and inclusive growth depends on it maintaining this momentum during its transition —particularly inflows of foreign direct investment.