The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) region is an economic zone of around 630 million people with regional gross domestic product of US$ 2.4 trillion (2015) growing on an average of 5.3 percent per year in the period 2007-2015. The demand for energy is immense due to the economic growth in the region driven by transport and industry sectors.
However, energy demand and supply in individual ASEAN Member State (AMS) vary depending on available resources, as well as political and regulatory frameworks.
In collaboration with ASEAN Foundation (AF), ASEAN-German Energy Programme (AGEP) Phase II, a jointly implemented project by the ACE and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH on behalf of the German Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), organised a virtual talkshow entitled “Facts and Myths
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AGEP supports ACE’s intuitional capacity in both human resource and organisational development. Hereafter, ACE’s could serve as a high-performing institution, a regional centre of excellence that builds a coherent, coordinated, focused and robust energy policy plan and strategy for ASEAN.