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

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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