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Assessment Report on Energy Efficiency Institutional Arrangements in Asia


United Nations


1 January 2010

This report provides an assessment of the the energy efficiency institutional arrangements and enabling legislation of most countries in central Asia (Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan), south Asia (Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka), and southeast Asia (Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam). Each individual assessment reviews the nation’s relevant policies, programs, and key actors in addition to unique barriers to energy efficiency in that country. The report also contains “best practices” from outside countries, such as Australia, the United States, and the United Kingdom.