DAY-5: Friday, 11th December 2020

09:00 - 09:15 WIB

Presentation :

Powering Prosperity and Enabling Sustainability in Southeast Asia

Presenter :

  • Sirpa Helena Jarvenpaa - ETP Director

09:15 - 11:00 WIB

Dialogue :

Energy transition in Southeast Asia: challenges and opportunities for transformation

Indonesia, Vietnam, the Philippines, and Thailand have their own challenges in decarbonizing the power sector. Understanding these challenges is the first important step in finding a solution.

In this session, local expert organizations will share their findings of what are the key challenges as well as opportunities for decarbonizing the power sector in their respective country.


  • Lisa Tinschert - Energy Programme Indonesia/ASEAN GIZ Indonesia


  • Indonesia’s Energy Transition: Prospect and Challenges - Deon Arinaldo - Project Advisor CASE, IESR

  • Thailand energy transition toward sustainability - Dr. Siripha Junlakarn - Researcher, Energy Research Institute (ERI)

  • The prospect of transition of Vietnam’s power generation mix: policy, energy sources and infrastructure - An Ha Truong - Research Analyst, Vietnam Initiatives for Energy Transition (VIET)

  • Key Challenges and Opportunities in the Philippine Energy Transition - Alberto Dalusung - Energy Transition Advisor, Institute for Climate and Sustainable Cities (ICSC)

13:30 - 15:00 WIB

Dialogue :

Transformation of Indonesia's Energy System and Its Implication for Climate

In this session, Agora Energiewende and NewClimate Institute (NCI), both are renowned organizations in the field of energy transition and climate policy, will share their findings on what drives the energy transition and how this energy transition relates with the climate, with Indonesia as the case study country.


  • Sascha Oppowa - Programme Coordinator GIZ Thailand


  • Indonesia energy and GHG outlook – a summary of the challenges ahead and its implications for climate - Swithin Lui - Climate Policy Analyst NewClimate Institute

  • 5 Key Drivers of Energy Systems Transformation, with case study of Indonesia - Mentari Pujantoro - Project Officer International Energy Transitions  Agora Energiewende

Conclusion & Closing Remark