The closing plenary will highlight the innovative and integrated approaches, in terms of policy reform, technology deployment, Paris-aligned financing modalities and multisectoral action that can accelerate the energy transition in Asia and the Pacific. It will feature best cases, key programs, partnerships, and collaborative actions that have been successfully implemented and identify areas where concerted actions are still needed to speed up the energy transition towards the realization of a low-carbon future.
The Closing Plenary aims to be a call to collaborative and aggressive energy transition towards attaining climate goals. It will condense the key learnings from the past days and highlight NDC action best cases.
|2:00 - 2:05 p.m.
Introduction to the Closing Plenary
Stephen Peters, Senior Energy Specialist, Asian Development Bank
|2:05 - 2:20 p.m.
ACEF 2022 Key Messages
Key takeaways from ACEF 2022 sessions will be presented
|2:20 - 2:50 p.m.
A Just and Equitable Energy Transition – The Opportunity for Action in Asia and the Pacific
Advancing a Sustainable Energy Future Together
|2:50 - 3:20 p.m.
Panel Discussion: Seizing the Momentum for Action
Panel moderator: Sujata Gupta, Director, East Asia Sustainable Infrastructure Division, Asian Development Bank
|3:20 - 3:30 p.m.
Bruno Carrasco, Director General, Sustainable Development and Climate Change Department, Asian Development Bank
Acting Senior Deputy Assistant Administrator
U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)