Taiwan Donates 1 Million Pesos to Batanes and Introduces the Concept of 100% Green Energy

Two months after Typhoon Meranti hit the Batanes Islands of the Philippines, the Taiwan Economic and Cultural Office of the Philippines donated P1 million (US$20,060) to this Philippine province of around 16,600 people. Dr Gary Song-Huann Lin, Taiwan’s representative in the Philippines, and a delegation from the Industrial Technology Research Institute also visited Batanes Governor Marilou…

Green Energy Seminar on Solar PV Opportunities in Emerging Markets

In view of growing solar PV usage in global emerging markets, the Green Trade Project Office (GTPO) held a Green Energy Seminar on Wednesday May 26th. The seminar invited Mr. David Brown, the Head of Trade and Investment Division of the British Trade and Cultural Office; Ms. Michele Decaux-Wang the Director of the Belgian Office…

APO Approves Subsidy for Taiwan-Lao Cooperation Project

The Asian Productivity Organization (APO) has approved the subsidy for a demonstration project in Laos on April 20th. The project includes the establishment of the first on-grid rooftop solar power system installed at a government building in Vientiane, the capital of Lao PDR. This power system is expected to be the basis for a renewable…