The Low Carbon Economy

The Renewables Story in Asia

Asia is home to two of the world’s largest economies by nominal GDP – China and Japan – and two of the largest growth economies, China and India. That makes it a critical player in addressing climate change, particularly given the uncertainty around US participation in the 2015 Paris Agreement. Ankur Sahu, co-head of the Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking Division in Asia Pacific, explains how these three countries – China, India and Japan – are reaffirming their commitments and investing in clean energy technologies.