ESI Bulletins

ESI BULLETIN ON E3 SYSTEM MODELLING AND ANALYSIS OF ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY REFORMS IN ASIA
(VOLUME 8 / ISSUE 4 • NOVEMBER 2015)

  • Su Bin,E3 System Modelling and Analysis of Eenergy and Environmental Policy Reforms in Asia: Introduction

    Jacqueline Tao,National and Regional China TIMES Modelling

    Hari M.P.,Modelling Endogenous Technology Learning in a Multi-Region TIMES Model

    Melissa Low,Estimation of Policy Basis Energy-Saving Potential in the East Asia Summit (ASEAN+6) Region Applying the Energy Outlook Approach

    Victor Nian,Modelling Macroeconomic Impacts of Energy Efficiency Improvement: An Application to Emerging Economies

    Anton Finenko,Reconciling Top-Down versus Bottom-Up Modelling for Renewable Energy Systems: IIASA Integrated Model Cluster and Multiple-Scale Case Studies

    LIU Xiying,Development and Application of Energy-Economic Models for Switzerland’s Climate Change Mitigation Scenarios

    Su Bin,A Multi-Regional CGE Analysis of a Linkage in Carbon Markets between Hubei and Guangdong

    Li Yingzhu,The Economic and Social Impacts of Climate Policy in Singapore

ESI BULLETIN ON DEVELOPMENT OF BUSINESS MODELS FOR SOLAR PV IN SINGAPORE
(VOLUME 8 / ISSUE 3 • AUGUST 2015)

  • Gautam Jindal,Development of Business Models for Solar Photovoltaic in Singapore: Introduction

    Christophe Inglin,Singapore: From Centralised to Distributed Electricity Generation

    Sopitsuda Tongsopit,Solar PV Business Models in Thailand and Singapore: Key Policy Considerations

    Shiva Susarla,Solar PV Business Models and Investment

    Energy Market Authority,Facilitating Solar PV Deployment

ESI BULLETIN ON CHINA'S CARBON MARKETS
(VOLUME 8 / ISSUE 2 • MAY 2015)

  • Su Bin,Development of China’s Carbon Markets: Opportunities and Challenges: Introduction

    Ying Fan,The Transaction Costs and Cost Effectiveness of China's ETS Pilots

    Shiyi Chen,Marginal Abatement Cost and Carbon Taxation Reform in China

    Cryil Cassisa,Emissions Trading in China: Progress and Prospects

    Xianbing Liu,Concerns and Responses of Chinese Businesses to the Pricing of Carbon Emissions

    Ajay Gambhir,China's Technology Opportunities in a Low-Carbon World

    Yao Wang,Carbon Finance in China: Recent Experience and Future Prospects

    Alex Lo,Could China's ETS Experiments Lead towards an International Carbon Market?

ESI BULLETIN ON CHINA’S ENERGY MARKET: OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES
(VOLUME 8 / ISSUE 1 • MARCH 2015)

  • Su Bin,Development of China’s Energy Markets: Opportunities and Challenges: Introduction

    Feng Lianyong,Analysis of the Expectations for China’s Natural Gas Market in the Context of Shale Gas Development

    Yue-Jun Zhang,China’s Crude Oil Futures and International Pricing Power

    Lei Zhang,Coal Transportation and Electricity Transmission Patterns in China

    Sufang Zhang,The Impact of Power Sector Reforms on Wind Power Development in China

    Liu Xiying,China’s Regional Electricity Market Reforms: Supported by the Electricity Direct Purchase Mechanism?

    Ruud Egging,The Role of China in the Global Natural Gas Market

    Raymond Li,China’s Impact on Global Oil Prices

    Shi Xunpeng,Enhancing the Acceptability of China’s Energy Investment in the ASEAN Region

ESI BULLETIN ON SINGAPORE AND HONG KONG’S CARBON REDUCTION TRENDS & POLICIES
(VOL. 7. ISSUE 4, DECEMBER 2014)

  • Maria Francesch-Huidobr,Singapore’s and Hong Kong’s Carbon Reduction Trends and Policies: Introduction

    Gautam Jindal, Melissa Low, Tso Che-wah,Carbon Mitigation Efforts in Hong Kong and Singapore: Context

    Gautam Jindal, Melissa Low, Kua Harn Wei,Green Commercial Building Rating Systems in Singapore and Hong Kong

    Augustin Boey, Christine Loh,Carbon Mitigation in the Land Transport Sector in Hong Kong and Singapore

ESI BULLETIN ON DEVELOPMENT WIND POWER IN SEA
(VOL. 7, Issue 3, October 2014)

  • Gautam Jindal,Wind Power Development in Southeast Asia: Introduction

    Romeo Pacudan, Fortunato Sibayan,Wind Power Development in the Philippines

    Nuruddin Sufin, Nuanlaong Srichumpon, Weerawat Chantanakome, Romeo Pacudan,Wind Power Development in Thailand

    Nguyen Anh Tuan, Lilita Bacareza, Romeo Pacudan,Wind Power Development in Vietnam

    Augustin Boey,Wind Power Development in Indonesia

ESI BULLETIN ON E3 SYSTEM MODELLING
(VOL. 7, Issue 2, June 2014)

  • Su Bin,E3 System Modelling and Analysis of Energy and Environmental Policy Reforms in Asia: Introduction

    Xin Yao,Reform of China’s Electricity Price Subsidies and the Macroeconomic Impact of Rising Electricity Prices

    Lin Shih-Mo,E3 Modelling of Energy and Environmental Policy in Taiwan

    Soocheol Lee,Assessment of Japanese Carbon Tax Reform Using an E3MG Macro Econometric Model

    Kakali Mukhopadhyay,The Energy and Environmental Impacts of Free Trade Agreements in the ASEAN Region Using a Global CGE Model

    Ilika Mohan,Analysis of India’s National Action Plan on Climate Change (NAPCC)

    Victor Nian,Long Range Energy Analysis of Singapore’s Electricity Sector Using the TIMES Modelling Framework

    Ryo Eto,Climate Change Mitigation Technology Development in Asian Countries and the Co-Benefit Effect

    Sopitsuda Tongsopit,Thailand’s Feed-in-Tariffs for Solar Power: Calculation, Impacts and Future Directions

    Shi Xunpeng,Design of Minimum Energy Performance Standards: Technical, Economic and Social Analysis for Residential Air-Conditioners in Brunei Darussalam

    John Bauly,Policy Options Using a Detailed E3 Generic Model for Transition to Low Carbon Growth: Germany and Asia Compared

ESI BULLETIN ON SOLAR POWER IN SINGAPORE AND ASIA
(Vol. 7, Issue 1, April 2014)

  • Shiva Susarla,Solar Power in Singapore and Asia: Introduction

    Nilesh Y. Jadhav,Solar PV Adoption in Singapore

    Shiva Susarla,The Economics of Rooftop Solar PV Leasing in Singapore

    Liu Xiying,Solar PV in China: Resource, Market and Policy

    Nalin Agarwal,Utility-Scale Solar PV Project Development in India: A Practical Perspective

    Anton Finenko,Avoided Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Solar PV Systems

ESI BULLETIN ON THE FUTURE OF LIQUEFIED NATURAL GAS IN ASIA
(Vol. 6, Issue 4, January 2014)

  • Nahim Bin Zahur,The future of Liquefied Natural Gas in Asia: Introduction

    Peter Hartley,The Future of Long-term LNG Contracts

    Abhishek Rohatgi,Natural Gas Trading Hub in the Asia-Pacific: What it Means and the Role of the LNG Industry

    Lin Fangjun, Nahim Bin Zahur, Abhishek Rohatgi,Singapore’s LNG Import Framework and Policy Implications

ESI BULLETIN ON ENERGY MARKET INTEGRATION IN SOUTHEAST ASIA AND THE WIDER ASIA-PACIFIC REGION.
(Vol. 6, Issue 3, November 2013)

  • Sahara Piang Brahim, Eulalia Han,Energy Market Integration in Southeast Asia and the Wider Asia-Pacific Region: Introduction

    Noeleen Heyzer,The Asian Energy Highway: Its Critical Role in Supporting Regional Energy Security and Sustainable Energy for All

    Philip Andrews-Speed,Promoting Energy Market Integration in ASEAN

    Beni Suryadi,The Trans-ASEAN Gas Pipeline: Keeping the Dream Alive

ESI BULLETIN ON THE ROLE OF FOSSIL FUELS IN EUROPE
(Vol. 6, Issue 2, September 2013)

  • Elspeth Thomson,The Role of Fossil Fuels in Europe: Introduction

    Anton Finenko,The Potential of Unconventional Gas Development in the EU

    Roh Pin Lee,Germany’s Coal Dilemma

    Augustin Boey, Manouchehr Takin,Norwegian and British Oil and Gas Production: Contrasting Policy Approaches

ESI BULLETIN ON ENERGY EFFICIENCY
(Vol. 6, Issue 1, May 2013)

  • Tilak K. Doshi,Energy Efficiency: Introduction

    Michael C. Lynch,Energy Efficiency: Tool and Goal

    Nahim Bin Zahur,Energy Efficiency and Politics

    Allan Loi, Yuen Kah Hung,The Energy Efficiency Gap: Can It Reflect Realities Better?

    Shiva Susarla,Do Investments in Energy Efficiency Impact the Valuation of Buildings?

    Abhishek Rohatgi,Demand Response in Singapore’s Electricity Market: Current Situation and Challenges Ahead

    Diego Sandoval, Philippe Goffin,A Smart Control Approach for Retrofitted Buildings

ESI BULLETIN ON INDIA'S MAJOR ELECTRICITY SUPPLY OUTAGE THAT OCCURRED IN JULY 2012
(Vol. 5, Issue 4, March 2013)

  • Christopher Len,India’s Major Electricity Supply Outage: Introduction

    Anubhav Ratha,India’s Blackouts of July 2012: What Happened and Why?

    Abhishek Rohatgi,India’s Electricity Sector: Overview and Major Issues

    S. Narayan,India’s Electric Power Sector Likely to Increase its Dependence on Imports of Fossil Fuels

ESI BULLETIN ON THE CURRENT AND FUTURE DEVELOPMENT OF HYDROPOWER IN SOUTHEAST ASIA
(Vol. 5, Issue 3, December 2012)

  • Nur Azha Putra, Eulalia Han,Current and Future Development of Hydropower in Southeast Asia: Introduction

    Beni Suryadi,Hydro Energy in Southeast Asia: Issues, Challenges, and Opportunities

    Nur Azha Putra, Eulalia Han,The Geopolitical Opportunities and Challenges of Hydropower in Southeast Asia

    Kirk Herbertson,Water Conflict in the Mekong: Lessons from the Xayaburi Dam Controversy

    Su Liying,Laos: The Hydroelectric Battery of Southeast Asia

ESI BULLETIN ON BEHAVIOURAL ECONOMICS
(Vol. 5, Issue 2, September 2012)

  • Nahim Bin Zahur,Behavioural Economics: Introduction

    Nahim Bin Zahur, Neil Sebastian D’Souza,Behavioural Economics: Insights into Energy Labelling

    Lucia A. Reisch,Nudging Our Way Out of the Energy Crisis?

    Shiva Susarla,Principal-Agent Problems in Residential Sector Energy Efficiency

    Catrina Yeo,Four Ticks Good, Two Ticks Bad?

    Philip Andrews-Speed,Attitudes towards Household Energy Saving in China

ESI BULLETIN ON AVIATION EMISSIONS
(Vol. 5, Issue 1, June 2012)

  • Chua Wen Hao,The Aviation Sector’s GHG Emissions: Introduction

    Wei Jen Leow,Implications of the EU Emission Trading System to Singapore Aviation

    Elspeth Thomson, Soheil Rastan, Craig Gaston, Laleh Yerushalmi,Global Aviation Emissions: Various Measurements

    Chua Wen Hao,Scenarios of Carbon Dioxide Emissions from Aviation (Summary)

ESI BULLETIN ON MARITIME EMISSIONS
(Vol. 4, Issue 4, April 2012)

  • Melissa Low,The Maritime Sector’s GHG Emissions: Introduction

    Melissa Low, Augustin Boey,GHG Emissions from International Shipping: Greener Ships for a Sustainable Future?

    Egil Rensvik,The Distribution and Use of LNG in Southeast Asia

    Jurong Port Authority,Jurong Port Carbon Footprint Report 2010

ESI BULLETIN ON SOLAR POWER
(Vol. 4, Issue 3, December 2011)

  • Neil Sebastian D’Souza,Solar Power: Introduction

    Tilak K. Doshi,Measuring the Costs of Solar Power in Singapore: A Reality Check

    Nguyen Phuong Linh, Neil Sebastian D’Souza,Dealing with Intermittency and its Consequences

    Belinda Salim, Catrina Yeo,Behaviour, Economics and Energy: Lessons for Asia?

    Nguyen Phuong Linh, Nahim Bin Zahur,Asia’s Fuel of the Future: Gas or Coal?

ESI BULLETIN ON UNCONVENTIONAL GAS, SHALE GAS AND COALBED METHANE
(Vol. 4, Issue 2, July 2011)

  • Neil Sebastian D’Souza,Unconventional Gas: Introduction

    Kenneth B. Medlock III, Peter Hartley,Potential World-wide Effects of Shale Gas

    Felicia Shaw,Digging Deeper: Innovation in Shale Gas Development

    Lesley L. Sloss,Coalbed Methane: Development and Prospects in Asia

    Michael C. Lynch,Four Decades of Bad Energy Policy (and Counting)

ESI BULLETIN ON FUKUSHIMA
(Vol. 4, Issue 1, April 2011)

  • Elspeth Thomson,Fukushima: Introduction

    Dickson Yeo,The Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Reactor Crisis: What Happened

    Tilak K. Doshi,Fukushima’s Shadow on Nuclear Ambitions

    Valerie Choy,The Problematic State of Japan’s Electricity System

    Melissa Low,Nuclear Power, Tectonic Collision Zones and Climate Targets: ASEAN’s Risky Convergence?

    Catrina Yeo,Japan’s Nuclear Meltdown 2011: Lessons Learned

ESI BULLETIN ON ASEAN’S INCREASING DEPENDENCE ON COAL
(Vol. 3, Issue 2, November 2010)

  • Elspeth Thomson,ASEAN’s Increasing Dependence on Coal: Introduction

    Nicholas Koh, Hooman Peimani,Asia’s Projected Coal Demand in Global Perspective

    Gang He, Varun Rai, Richard Morse,The Real Drivers of Carbon Capture and Storage in China

    Geoffrey Pakiam,The Role of Coal in India’s Energy Sector

    Elspeth Thomson,ASEAN’S Growing Coal Addiction

    John Kessels,A Future for Clean Coal Technologies in Thailand?

ESI BULLETIN ON ELECTRICITY
(Vol. 3, Issue 1, June. 2010)

  • Michael Quah,Electricity: Introduction

    Catrina Yeo, Chai Kah Hin,Energy Efficiency in Singapore’s Industrial Sector

    Brad Fiebig, Jason Heims, Paul Marks,Microgrids: Intelligence and Autonomy Tear Down Hurdles for Next-Gen Systems

    Ho Hiang Kwee, Michael Quah,Microgrids: Delivering Energy Services beyond Electricity

    Teo Han Guan,The Potential of Solar Energy Systems: The Hybrid Photovoltaic Thermal Example

    Valerie Choy, Michael Quah,Direct Current Networks and Their Relevance to Modern Electricity Usage

    Kenny Goh,Drivers of Residential Electricity Demand in Singapore and Implications for Climate Change Efforts

ESI BULLETIN ON CLIMATE CHANGE
(Vol. 2, Issue 4, March 2010)

  • Euston Quah,Economics of Climate Change: Current Challenges and Further Issues

    André Lambine,Climate Change and Civil Aviation: The Impact on Singapore

    Nicholas Koh,Global Warming: Man-made or Natural? (a compilation)

    Chen Gang,Energy Concerns in China’s Climate Policy

    ESI Bulletin Team,Introduction

ESI BULLETIN ON NUCLEAR ENERGY
(Vol. 2, Issue 3, December 2009)

  • Dickson Yeo, Elspeth Thomson,India and the Nuclear Suppliers Group

    Mark Fitzpatrick,Nuclear Renaissance Arrival in Southeast Asia Will Pose Challenges

    Ta Minh Tuan,Implications of Vietnam’s Planned Nuclear Power Station

    Lina A. Alexandra,Indonesia’s Nuclear Energy Initiative

ESI BULLETIN ON CLEAN AND RENEWABLE ENERGY
(Vol. 2, Issue 2, September 2009)

  • Khoo Chin Hean,Clean and Renewable Energy: Introduction

    Michael Quah,Clean, Alternative and Renewable Energy: Beyond the Buzzwords and Sound-bites

    Wong Yuk Sum,Development of Renewable Energy in Singapore

    Hum Wei Mei,A New World in the Clean Tech Era?

ESI BULLETIN ON BIOFUELS
(Vol. 2, Issue 1, June. 2009)

  • Khoo Chin Hean,Biofuels: Introduction

    Adrian Zhou, Elspeth Thomson,The Motivations For and Some Environmental Concerns Surrounding Biofuel Production in Asia

    Wang Jing-Yuan,Renewable Bioenergy from Urban Biomass

    Warren Fernandez,The Biofuels Road to The New Energy Future

ESI BULLETIN ON ENERGY AND ECONOMY MODELLING
(Vol. 1, Issue 4, March 2009)

  • Hum Wei Mei, Chang Youngho, Benjamin Tang,Energy and Economy Modelling

    Shih-Mo Lin,Cost of CO2 Emissions Reduction in Taiwan: Scenario Analysis Using the Taiwan Markal-Macro Model

    Steve Pye,How and at What Cost Can the UK Shift to a Low Carbon Economy: Policy Insights from MARKAL Modelling

    Francesco Gracceva,Estimating the Cost of Mitigation Policies: Towards Hybrid Modelling from a Bottom-up Perspective

ESI BULLETIN ON ENERGY EFFICIENCY AND CONSERVATION
(Vol. 1, Issue 3, December 2008)

  • Chou Siaw Kiang,Energy Efficiency and Conservation: Introduction

    Ang Beng Wah, Zhou Peng,Tracking Economy-wide Energy Efficiency

    Building and Construction Authority (BCA) of Singapore,Greening the Built Environment

    Kwa Chong Seng,Efficiency is a Powerful Energy Source

ESI BULLETIN ON NATIONAL CLIMATE CHANGE STRATEGY
(Vol. 1, Issue 2, October 2008)

  • Chou Siaw Kiang,Message from ESI Executive Director

    Ho Juay Choy,Climate Change: Vulnerabilities, Adaptation Measures and GHG Mitigation for Singapore

    Amnat Chidtaisong, Sirintornthep Towprayoon, Bundit Fungtammasan,Thailand’s Climate Change Policy and Research

    Michael Richardson,Converting Global Electricity Generation to Minimise Climate Change

    Chou Siaw Kiang,Message from ESI Executive Director

ESI BULLETIN ON NATIONAL ENERGY POLICY REPORT
(Vol. 1, Issue 1, July 2008)

  • ESI Bulletin Team,Energy for Growth (A Compilation)