Renewable Energy Market Analysis: Southeast Asia

This regional market analysis examines the challenges of economic and population growth, the need to boost energy supply, and growing environmental and energy security concerns.

  • January 2018
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  • Energy Transition
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  • English
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  • Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia

Accelerating renewable mini-grid deployment: A study on the Philippines

Consultations in the Philippines have called for “establishing an enabling environment for mini-grids” to expand energy access and increase national energy security based on renewable sources and technologies. This study makes recommendations to accelerate the development of renewable mini-grids in the country. 

  • October 2017
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  • Off-grid for Energy Access, Policy
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  • English
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  • Philippines

Renewables Readiness Assessment: The Philippines

Like many countries in South East Asia, the Philippines faces twin challenges of population growth and rising energy demand. Dependent on imports for nearly half its primary energy supply, the country is highly exposed to oil price volatility. Frequent tropical storms, meanwhile, adversely impact its energy infrastructure.

  • March 2017
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  • Energy Transition, Policy
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  • English
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  • Philippines

Renewable Energy Outlook for ASEAN

The nations of Southeast Asia stand at a crossroads in terms of their collective energy future. Amid rapid economic growth, they face a 50% rise in regional energy demand within a decade. This brings challenges in supplying energy affordably, sustainably and securely.

  • October 2016
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  • Energy Transition, Power
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  • English
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  • Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia

Scaling up Variable Renewable Power: The Role of Grid Codes

Increasing the share of renewable power from variable sources, namely solar and wind energy, requires technological developments to be accompanied by well-designed regulations for grid management and operation.

  • May 2016
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  • Power, Energy Transition
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  • English
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  • Barbados, Germany

Renewable Energy in Hybrid Mini-Grids and Isolated Grids: Economic Benefits and Business Cases

Hybridising diesel mini-grids with photovoltaic generation can yield significant cost savings. This study compares the costs of diesel-only and hybridised mini-grids at seven sites – three in Africa, two in Asia and three in Latin America – and shows potential cost savings at all seven sites.

  • July 2015
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  • Benefits, Finance & Investment
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  • English
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  • Colombia, Dominican Republic

The Philippines: Solar, Wind and Bioenergy Resource Assessment

Like an increasing number of countries around the world, the Philippines has adopted clear targets for the adoption solar, wind and bioenergy-based power systems, with project development already underway in some cases

  • December 2014
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  • Energy Transition
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  • English
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  • Philippines

Renewable Energy Country Profiles for Asia

This collection of country profiles takes stock of the latest developments in renewables around Asia from 2009 until 2012.

  • January 2013
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  • Statistics
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  • English
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  • Afghanistan, Bangladesh