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Business Times | Startup launches new platform to compare electricity prices

By: Andrea Soh AS competition in the electricity sector hots up, a startup has entered the space to provide comparison services for consumers. So far, there are eight retailers already on board, and seven more expected to join by the...


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Zaobao | 我国首个云端电力市场 让你以后买电像买手机配套

By: 马华卿 你知道吗?以后买电,可以像买手机配套一样方便。 我国首个云端网上电力交易平台ELECTRIFY.SG今天(7月12日)正式上线。 它简化了购电过程,电力零售商也能为用户提供更多选择,用户有望以更低的电价购电。 除了不提供电力零售服务的新能源集团(SP Group)外,我国有25家持有执照的电力零售商,其中包括7家发电公司(Genco)和18家独立零售商(independent retailers)。 (more…)


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Electricity Generation in Singapore

Introduction: Singapore’s Energy Sources Approximately 95% of our electricity in Singapore is produced from natural gas (Fig. 1). Other sources of energy for generating electricity include coal, petroleum products (e.g. diesel, fuel oil) and other energy products.[i]...


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Corporate Citizenship Briefing | Singapore’s first e-commerce marketplace for energy powers up

Energy Singapore’s first e-commerce marketplace for energy powers up Southeast Asia’s first e-commerce platform for electricity has launched, making it easier for businesses in Singapore to choose renewable energy to power their operations. Based on a consumer’s power consumption...


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Vulcan Post | This startup can cut your power bills by 30%

Electrify has just launched in Singapore, and they’re promising to help users save 20% or more against the Singapore Power Tariff. What the service does is serve as an online marketplace where users can shop power service providers...


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Freedom of Choice is Around the Corner

There's a certain buzz in the air these days. You may have heard some of the rumours and gossip: that you don't need to buy electricity from the government anymore; that you can buy...


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EMA Project OptiWatt: ELECTRIFY.SG Inks Collaboration with EMA

ELECTRIFY.SG is delighted to play a larger role in Singapore’s energy landscape with our inclusion into Project OptiWatt, a programme about demand-side management (DSM) administered by the Singapore Energy Market Authority (EMA). In the coming year, ELECTRIFY.SG plans to...


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Planning a holiday? Save on your electricity consumption and save more for your trip. 

‘Tis the season for long vacations and before you book that holiday, how about reviewing your electricity bills. The key to a hassle-free break starts with simply, reducing your energy consumption. Big energy guzzlers like air-conditioners, lighting, washing machines, clothes dryers, refrigerators and water heaters easily consume up...


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Opening the Black Box on Electricity Prices: Part 3 – Electricity Generation

Of Pipes, Tankers, Liquids, & Gas: Part 3 of this 3-part series concludes with an overview of Singapore’s sources of energy supplies.   History of electricity generation in Singapore (awfully briefly) The use of natural gas as fuel source for electricity generation...


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Opening the Black Box on Electricity Prices: Part 2 – What Affects Our Electricity Prices?

Part 2 of this 3-part series further expounds on factors that may affect electricity prices in Singapore for the coming year or two, and today, we look at geopolitics.   Trump—Words & Actions (Mostly tweets though) The man of...