Articles tagged with "#Asia"

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Ukraine war, LNG prices test India’s Age of Gas

India’s gas market has been struggling to take off for over a decade, and is now being further tested by the impact of the Ukraine war on LNG prices.

Japan’s net zero plans need rethink, say critics

Japan is considering its nuclear future to help reach its 2050 net zero goals, but opponents still point to safety concerns. Renewable projects, despite a lack of available land mass, remain a viable long-term alternative.

Japan struggles to focus on energy transition

Japan’s transition plans have been accelerated, including in response to the Ukraine war, but the immediate focus remains on securing dispatchable supply and keeping the lights on.

War-driven green transition stalls in Asia

While Europe is partly accelerating low-carbon programmes to wean itself off Russian energy in the light of the Ukraine war, the picture in Asia is more mixed, with many still associating reliable energy with fossil fuels.

Ukraine war, prices jeopardize Thai climate goals

The Ukraine war and its impact on global energy prices is creating headwinds for Thailand and its climate goals.

Green hydrogen in SE Asia faces big hurdles

Southeast Asia, home to the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations block, is playing catch-up in green hydrogen development. Other than Singapore, no members have included it in their respective energy policies, according to a recent report.

China resists warnings over stranded gas asset risks

A massive expansion of China’s gas pipeline network threatens climate goals and creates a $89.1 billion stranded asset risk, showed a new survey, but some in the industry are not taking such warnings seriously.

What does South Korea’s ‘green fuel’ LNG move signal?

South Korea recently and controversially included LNG in the energy transition sector of its Korean Green Taxonomy.

Japan’s climate goals spark uncertainty for global LNG

Japan’s 2050 Net Zero pledge and shorter-term climate goals have triggered increasing uncertainty around the country’s LNG demand outlook.