ASEAN Centre for Energy (ACE)’s and Deutsche Gesellschaft für International Zusammenarbeit (GIZ)’s cooperation on behalf of German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) in the form of ASEAN-German Energy Programme (AGEP) has started since June 2016. AGEP’s activities cover renewable energy (RE) and energy efficiency (EE) policies, the 5th ASEAN Energy Outlook, grid integration, sustainable energy financing, green building code and RE research and development network. The activities were decided with the endorsement of the ASEAN Member States (AMS) and are put in place to support the regional energy blueprint, ASEAN Plan of Action for Energy Cooperation (APAEC) 2016-2025, particularly the Programme Area No. 4 on Energy Efficiency and Conservation and No. 5 on Renewable Energy.
The publication was developed by the ASEAN-German Energy Programme (AGEP), a jointly implemented programme by the ASEAN Centre for Energy (ACE) and Deutsche Gesellschaft fur International Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH on behalf of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ).