Potentials and opportunities for low carbon energy transition in Vietnam: A policy analysis

Date Published 2019, September 15

Authors Caitlin Shem, Yeliz Simseka, Ursula Fuentes Hutfilter, Tania Urmee

Journal Energy Policy

This paper intends to synthesis the status quo and projected energy situation for Vietnam, as one of the fastest growing energy economies among the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN). Focus is drawn towards the existing policy landscape’s ability to foster low carbon development progression as an alternative to the existing fossil fuel driven economy, while also aligning with achievement of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for the nation.