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.
On 9 March 2021, the ASEAN-German Energy Programme (AGEP) Phase II conducted its second Tea-Time Talk with GIZ Indonesia Energy Programme virtually on the 6th ASEAN Energy Outlook (AEO6) AEO6 was launched at the 38th ASEAN Ministers on Energy Meeting (AMEM) in November 2020 and is currently being disseminated
Delivering the ASEAN Energy Database System (AEDS): Capacity Development Assistance Programme for Energy-data Collection and Processing Starting in May 2020, the ASEAN Energy Database System (AEDS) improvement is currently approaching its final stages One of the capacity development assistance programs for ASEAN Centre for Energy (ACE) staff is
by: Jan Willem Zwarteveen, Managing Director Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy Philippines A recently published meta-analysis identified 259 factors influencing wind energy diffusion (https://doiorg/101016/jjclepro2020125636) Environmental reasons played an important role in wind adoption in advanced economies Economic factors were, however, found to be the major drivers for emerging
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.