15 September, 2019

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


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

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.