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Friday, March 22nd, 2019


Seabed mining advocates claim another victory

An exploration vessel at Nautilus Minerals' Solwara 1 underwater project in 2010

Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea – March 22, 2019: 10.30am (LOOP PNG): On 21 February 2019, Natilus Mineral Inc filed for protection from creditors under the Canadian Companies Creditors Arrangement Act(CCCAA).

Pacific’s biggest solar plant to help Tonga meet renewable energy target

TPL CEO Setitaia Chen and Sunergise CEO Paul Makumbe shake on the new agreement in Nuku'alofa on March 21. Photo: Matangi Tonga

Manila, Phillipines – March 22, 2019: 10am (ADB): The largest solar plant in the south Pacific will be built in Tonga through the country’s second commercially financed public-private partnership (PPP) after an agreement was signed in Nuku’alofa yesterday.