Malaysia Renewable Energy Sector Report 2021-2022An EMIS Insights Industry Report
EMIS is an ISI Emerging Markets Group Company Date: September 2021
Available in: English
Malaysia’s renewable energy (RE) installed capacity reached 8.7 GW in 2020, ranking it as the fourth biggest market in ASEAN, according to data provided by the International Renewable Energy Association (IRENA). The share of RE in the country’s power capacity mix stands at 22%, while the sector’s contribution to power generation was nearly 15% in 2020. Malaysia’s RE sector is dominated by hydropower, representing 72% of total RE capacity in 2020. Hydropower plants generated 13% of the country’s electricity in 2020. Solar is the second biggest source of RE, accounting for 17% of the RE capacity mix. Bioenergy makes up for the remaining RE capacity. Malaysia does not have wind power installations. The country is one of the leading manufacturers of solar components in the world. A number of global solar incumbents have established local production plants with a total capacity of over 8 GW. These include First Solar, Sunpower, LONGi Solar, Jinko Solar, and Hanwha Q CELLS.
This report provides a complete and detailed analysis of the renewable energy sector for Malaysia. EMIS Insights presents in-depth business intelligence in a standard format across countries and regions, providing a balanced mix between analysis and data.
What this report allows you to do:
- Understand the key elements at play in the renewable energy sector and the energy matrix of Malaysia
- Access forecasts for growth in the sector
- View key capacity, generation and consumption data for the sector in Malaysia
- Crystallise the forces both driving and restraining this sector in Malaysia
- Ascertain Malaysia’s position in the global sector
- Build a complete perspective on sector trade, investment and employment
- Understand the competitive landscape and who the major players are
- View M&A activity and major deals
- Gain an understanding of the regulatory environment for the sector in Malaysia
- Build a clear picture of trends and issues for specific sub-sectors (e.g. wind, solar and biomass).
See below for a complete table of report contents: