Indonesia

“Renewable Energy Prospects: Indonesia” – IRENA – March 11, 2017

On March 11, 2017 the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) published a country report entitled, “Renewable Energy Prospects:  Indonesia.” The report’s executive summary explains that energy demand increased 63% from 2000 to 2014 in Indonesia, the largest country in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), accounting for approximately 40% of total energy demand in […]

“Investors push palm oil to act on deforestation” – Innovation Forum – October 27, 2016

In an opinion piece published on October 27, 2016 the Innovation Forum editorial team analyzed investor response to palm oil companies’ lack of commitment to deforestation. According to the piece, “(p)alm oil majors can be hit where it hurts – in their market capitalisation – for failing to act properly on deforestation risks.” You may read […]