The Energy Market Authority is calling for proposals from companies and research organisations who want to pilot technologies in areas like energy storage, using the micro-grid infrastructure completed on the island in 2013 as a platform.
The FBI believes the Islamic State (IS) video purportedly to show the killing of American journalist James Foley is authentic, GlobalPost reported on Wednesday (Aug 20).
China on Wednesday (Aug 20) arrested three managers of a Taiwanese-invested car parts factory where a massive explosion this month killed 75 people, state media said.
Several people have died in the Democratic Republic of Congo from an illness with symptoms similar to the deadly Ebola virus, said a local official.
Hamas said on Wednesday (Aug 20) its military commander Mohammed Deif was alive and still calling the shots in the ongoing war with Israel in and around Gaza.
A Chinese court has sentenced a German national to death for double murder, Berlin said on Wednesday (Aug 20), vowing to do all it can to stop his execution.
BKS Iyengar, the Indian yoga guru credited with helping to fuel a global explosion in the popularity of the ancient spiritual practice, died on Wednesday (Aug 20) aged 95, his website said.
This move ensures hospitals have enough beds to meet the needs of the ageing population by moving patients for discharge to a separate location and freeing up beds.
This follows NEA's initial assessment of energy reports submitted by 167 companies, which operate 211 energy-intensive industrial facilities.
British Prime Minister David Cameron broke off his holiday on Wednesday (Aug 20) for talks on the threat posed by Islamic State jihadists following the "shocking and depraved" apparent beheading of US journalist James Foley.