Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in Hong Kong

Regional Project Energy Security & Climate Change Asia-Pacific

The Regional Project Energy Security and Climate Change Asia-Pacific (RECAP) was launched in 2015 in Hong Kong SAR, China supporting the dialogue in the Asia-Pacific region.
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Webinar

Politics of Decarbonization in Asia-Pacific

KAS RECAP is focusing on decarbonization policies and strategies in Asia-Pacific. In the next months we will organize workshops and publish reports on these topics.
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Latest Publication

Potential Harmonisation of Emission Trading Systems (ETS): China and Southeast Asia

This study aims to investigate the new national emissions trading scheme in China and selected countries in Southeast Asia that are about to develop carbon pricing.
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Latest Publication

Perception of the Planned EU Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism in Asia Pacific - An Expert Survey

The European Union is planning to introduce a carbon border adjustment mechanism. The survey maps the views of stakeholders and experts from selected countries on the scheme.
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Latest Publication

Contextualising Blue Economy in Asia-Pacific Region

This Policy Brief studies the current status of ocean economy in Asia-Pacific and explores the future development of blue economy framework in order to achieve SDG-14.
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Latest Publication

Resilience of Renewable Energy in Asia Pacific to the COVID-19 Pandemic - Regional Study

Taking the impacts of the COVID‑19 crisis into account, it analyses the change of policies, energy mix and investment on the energy sources in depth in selected Asian countries.
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Welcome

The Regional Project Energy Security and Climate Change Asia-Pacific, based in Hong Kong SAR, China, supports the dialogue between decision makers in the region and with Europe concerning challenges of the energy and climate policy. The project develops solutions and concrete projects of sustainability in politics, economy and society.

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Media library

Webinar
The Legal and Regulatory Issues on Carbon Capture, Utilization and Storage in Europe and Asia
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) and KAS RECAP are organising a series of webinars discussing the legal dimension of the carbon neutrality pledges in Asia.
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Webinar
Politics of Decarbonization in Asia-Pacific
KAS RECAP is focusing on decarbonization policies and strategies in Asia-Pacific. In the next months we will organize workshops and publish reports on these topics.
read now
KAS RECAP Publication
Perception of the Planned EU Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism in Asia Pacific - An Expert Survey
The EU is planning to introduce a carbon border adjustment mechanism. The survey maps the views of experts in Asia-Pacific on the scheme.
read now
KAS RECAP Survey
Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism: Views from Indonesia
Perspectives from Dr. Venkatachalam Anbumozhi, Senior Economist, Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia, Indonesia (© MDPD KAS in Brussels)
IEA-ICAP-KAS Carbon Pricing Dialogue
Mitigation Strategies and Carbon Pricing in Asia-Pacific
KAS RECAP, International Energy Agency and International Carbon Action Partnership hosted a webinar on mitigation strategies and carbon pricing in Asia-Pacific on 2 December 2020.
Watch the clip on YouTube - @MDPD KAS in Brussels
External Dimension of the EU’s Carbon Border Tax #1
In this mini-series, we discuss the EU's Carbon Border Tax (CBAM). Ep. #1: perspectives from India with Swati Ganeshan - Research Fellow, The Energy and Resources Institute.

Events

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2021

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Oct

2021

Circular Campus Programme
Circular Innovation in Cities

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2021

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Oct

2021

Circular Campus Programme
Circular Innovation in Cities
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Sep

2021

Decarbonization in Asia-Pacific
Webinar Series

Sep

2021

Decarbonization in Asia-Pacific
Webinar Series
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Oct

2021

Youth Energy Academy
Capacity Building for Local Communities in South and Southeast Asia

Oct

2021

Youth Energy Academy
Capacity Building for Local Communities in South and Southeast Asia
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Oct

2021

Potential Harmonisation of Emission Trading Systems: China and Southeast Asia
Online Workshop

Oct

2021

Potential Harmonisation of Emission Trading Systems: China and Southeast Asia
Online Workshop
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