Energy White Paper and Renewable Energy Target Brunei 2014

Name of policy Energy White Paper and Renewable Energy Target Brunei 2014
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region
Country Brunei
Region Asia


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
Type of policy instrument
  • Target
    • Renewable energy target
      • Political & non-binding renewable energy target
Sector name
  • Electricity and heat
    • Renewables
Policy description The white paper sets strategic goals for the energy sector of the Brunei Darussalam and provides broad guidelines for achieving these targets in the form of key priority initiatives.

According to the whitepaper, Brunei Darussalam produced around 1,700 MWh from renewable energy sources in 2014 and plans to increase this to: • 124,000 MWh by 2017, which will be 2.7% of the electricity generation mix. • 954,000 MWh by 2035, which will be 10% of the electricity generation mix.

Policy type
  • Renewables1
Policy stringency
Implementation state Implemented
Date of decision 2014
Start date of implementation
End date of implementation
High impact No
Impact indicator


Source or references http://www.iea.org/policiesandmeasures/pams/bruneidarussalam
Supports policies
Is supported by policies
Comments (background and assessment)
Status Final

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