Achmed

Achmed Shahram Edianto

Asia Electricity Analyst

Achmed

Achmed works on coal-to-clean transition in the electricity sectors of Southeast Asia.

Before joining Ember, Achmed worked as a sustainability consultant for an energy company in Indonesia for 1.5 years to support the company in establishing a sustainability framework that complies with international standards. Prior to that, he worked with the climate and energy team of WWF-Indonesia for about five years as a program coordinator that focused on accelerating the use of renewable energy.

He holds a PhD in energy and environmental economics and MSc in Mineral and Energy economics. His research focuses on coal-fired power policy, market, and governance in the global electricity transition. This research uses statistical analysis to elucidate the factors that have affected power generation investments and coal power retirement. He has completed one paper as the first author in the field of overseas investment for the power sector and two papers as a co-author on coal consumption analysis for Indonesia and fuel cell vehicles policy in Germany.

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JETP: a reflection of Indonesia’s commitment to transform its power sector

JETP Indonesia: a reflection of Indonesia’s commitment to transform its power sector

  • Indonesia
  • Asia
  • G20
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How does Indonesia's JETP compare to net zero pathways?

Indonesia's Just Energy Transition Partnership (JETP) puts it on a pathway for net zero by 2060 - but falls short of a 1.5C-aligned pathway and net zero by 2050.

  • Indonesia
  • G20
  • Coal
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The sunny side of Asia

Solar generation helped avoid at least US$34 billion in seven Asian countries in the first half of 2022

  • Asia
  • China
  • Japan
  • India
  • South Korea
  • The Philippines
  • Thailand
  • Viet Nam
  • Indonesia
  • G20
  • Solar