This special edition spotlights the advancements made by the
ASEAN Member States (AMS) towards net zero, particularly in the
wake of COP 28.
The ACCEPT II study tour to Norway, conducted November 5-11, provided an in-depth look into Norwegian experiences and knowledge about the energy-climate
nexus, which is crucial for the ASEAN Member States (AMS) and their aim of reaching net-zero by 2050. This initiative aligns with the ASEAN Plan of Action for Energy Cooperation Phase II, especially the section on Regional Energy Policy and Planning.
Ever-growing concerns of greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) and incremental energy needs drive people to seek alternative energy solutions across sectors. Renewable energy is considered as primary breakthrough in electricity sector.