OpEd: Technology Can Drive Green Growth in the GMS

The Bangkok Post and China Daily were among five media outlets that published an OpEd about the role of technology in spurring green growth in the Greater Mekong Subregion.

The opinion piece was authored by ADB's Pavit Ramachandran, principle environment specialist and the GMS Core Environment Program's project officer. It was released to complement this week's green growth themed 5th GMS Environment Ministers' Meeting, held in Chiang Mai, Thailand.


Publish Date: 2nd February 2018

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Same Energy, More Power: Accelerating Energy Efficiency in Asia

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This ADB report examines prospects for ADB to ramp up efforts in the region for greater utilization of demand-side energy efficiency, the most cost-effective source of energy supply. The report further identifies global and regional trends that are driving Asia’s energy demand and the resulting policy and regulatory environment for energy efficiency.

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GMS Environment Media Roundup–June 2015

6th July 2015
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Greater Mekong Subregion

Asia must invest more in clean energy to cope with climate change, says ADB
Asia has made huge strides in developing clean energy over the past decade but must boost investment and its use of energy efficiency technology to meet rising demand and cope with climate change, Asian Development Bank officials and other experts said on Wednesday.
Source: The Guardian (June 17, 2015)

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