Energy Security, Sustainability, and Affordability in Asia and the Pacific

Date: July 2014
Type: Papers and Briefs
Subject:
Series: Economics Working Papers
ISSN: 1655-5252 (print)
Author: Fueyo, Norberto; Gómez, Antonio; Dopazo, César

Description

This paper calculates energy security, sustainability, and affordability from 2010 to 2035 for the Asia and Pacific region using the following indicators: primary energy intensity, carbon dioxide intensity of the primary energy mix, energy self-sufficiency, affordability of electricity, and primary energy diversification. It then assesses the potential benefits of integrating energy systems within the region.

Contents

  • Abstract
  • Introduction
  • Indicators
  • Indexes from 2010 to 2013
  • The Benefits of Integration
  • International Benchmarking
  • Alternative Scenarios
  • Conclusions and Policy Recommendations
  • References