26 Sep '11, 4am

4th Green Investment Summit 2011: Unlocking the green energy potential of Southeast Asia

As the countries in Southeast Asia gear up new plans for expanding the use of renewable energy resources amidst growing global uncertainties in oil prices, increased concerns on global warming and increased pollution levels, there is an increasing need to leverage the global flow of finance towards renewable energy projects. Governments throughout Asia have already jumped onto the renewable bandwagon through the formation of active policies to promote renewable energy and energy conservation projects. According to PT PLN, the state-owned electricity company of Indonesia, Indonesia is already leading the pack through the development of standardised power-purchasing-agreements (PPA) for renewable energy projects that give favourable prices for electricity through renewable energy resources. The implementation of standardised PPAs will remove uncertainty about returns from fi...

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