Policy and Regulation

Asean taxonomy introduces technical screening criteria for energy sector

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The Asean taxonomy is expected to be finalised in 2025 (Photo: Dario Pignatelli/Bloomberg)

The Asean region is expected to be the world’s fourth-largest economy by 2030. But balancing the bloc’s economic success with its sustainable development obligations, including the need to cut greenhouse gas emissions, will be difficult.

A near 100 per cent increase in primary energy consumption by the Association ...

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