June 2019

The Renewable Energy Act: Is Malaysia Powering Up Right?

Almost a decade has passed since the Renewable Energy Act 2011 introduced the feed-in tariff scheme in Malaysia. The mission was to increase electricity generation from renewable sources, and accelerate the growth of the country’s renewable energy sector. Amin Abdul Majid and Khoo Yu Lin, Partners from the Projects, Infrastructure and Energy Practice Group of Zaid Ibrahim & Co. (a member of ZICO Law), reflect on the development of Malaysia’s renewable energy and energy efficiency efforts, and share their thoughts on whether the industry is poised for a further boost.

Subject matters: Environmental
Jurisdictions: Malaysia
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