How Can Environmental Regulations Promote Clean Coal Technology Adoption in Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Developing Economies?


Science Applications International Corporation
Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Secretariat
1 November 2007

This report assesses experience to date in developed Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) economies regarding the interaction of environmental regulations with deployment of clean coal technology. Based on this analysis, the report recommends regulatory methods that promote investment in new commercial clean coal projects in developing APEC economies.