September 2009
ASEANAffairs;2009, Vol. 3 Issue 5, p50
Academic Journal
The article offers information on the efforts of the Association of Southeast Asian nations (ASEAN) to develop a sustainable and clean environment. Thailand has designed a 15-year alternative energy master plan to eliminate the dependency on crude oil. In order to avoid its reliance on oil imports, ASEAN is incorporated the Trans-Asean Energy Network under which Trans-Asean Gas Pipeline and Asean Power Grid are covered. Renewable energy could result in 2 trillion dollars saving in fuel costs.


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