Coal barges in Indonesia’s East Kalimantan province. The country is the world’s third-largest coal producer and largest exporter. Photo: Reuters
Coal barges in Indonesia’s East Kalimantan province. The country is the world’s third-largest coal producer and largest exporter. Photo: Reuters

Climate change: China should bankroll renewable energy transition in coal-dependent countries, analysts say

  • Japan is supporting energy transition in Southeast Asia through the Asian Development Bank and China will follow, analyst says
  • As Japanese and Chinese investors have reaped the benefits from over investment in Indonesia’s coal-powered energy sector, ‘it is only logical for them to be part of the solution in supporting’ its energy transition

Topic |   China and climate change
Coal barges in Indonesia’s East Kalimantan province. The country is the world’s third-largest coal producer and largest exporter. Photo: Reuters
Coal barges in Indonesia’s East Kalimantan province. The country is the world’s third-largest coal producer and largest exporter. Photo: Reuters
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