Southeast Asia’s energy transition takes centre stage as a new report by Asia Research & Engagement (ARE) unveils the comprehensive carbon impact of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG). The report uncovers critical discrepancies between LNG’s perceived environmental benefits and actual impact while highlighting pathways for positive change.
Southeast Asia should reconsider its growing reliance on liquefied natural gas (LNG) as it transitions from coal to renewables. Recent research reveals that despite being considered a cleaner alternative, LNG’s upstream emissions, comprising almost two-thirds of its total emissions, bring its overall carbon foot print close to, and potentially exceeding, that of coal. Thorough reviews […]