The pandemic reinforces the need for reliable energy services to support healthcare. Clean, renewable power is a good place to start.
The historic spirit of cross-border trade in Central Asia is being revived in the energy sector.
Asia and the Pacific must seek to achieve 24/7 electricity supply with good quality and sufficient quantity to maximize economic and human development benefits.
As countries in Asia and the Pacific make the transition to renewable energy in a post COVID-19 world, they should strive to ensure clean energy is available to everyone, everywhere and around the clock.
Utility-scale battery energy storage systems could be a game changer for clean energy, but more action is needed to lower barriers to entry