Deep Dive Workshop

Challenges towards Net-Zero in Asia and the Role of Transition Finance

Organized by: Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, Japan (METI)

Energy transition towards net-zero in Asia is facing various challenges with rapidly growing energy demand and uneven distribution of renewable energy.

Transition finance will play a crucial role in accelerating clean energy transition and in achieving net-zero in Asia, but financial institutions are required to answer the complex question of "what can be regarded as just and orderly transition?