[Press Release] Navigating Secure and Resilient Energy Transition in ASEAN with the 7th ASEAN Energy Outlook (AEO7)

Phnom Penh, Cambodia, 15 September 2022 – The ASEAN Centre for Energy (ACE) launched the 7th edition of the ASEAN Energy Outlook (AEO7) at the 40th ASEAN Ministers on Energy Meeting (AMEM). This outlook serves as a complementary document for the ASEAN Plan of Action for Energy Cooperation (APAEC) by creating four different pathways up to 2050 to achieve the set targets.

AEO7 marks the first ASEAN energy outlook, where ASEAN takes full leadership in data gathering, modelling, writing, and dissemination. It was developed by ACE in collaboration with national experts from ASEAN Member States (AMS) and guided by the ASEAN Regional Energy Policy and Planning Sub-sector Network (REPP-SSN). Support was provided by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH through the ASEAN-German Energy Programme (AGEP), Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) of Japan, and ASEAN Climate Change and Energy Project (ACCEPT).