By: Elaine Hou
Taipei, May 12 (CNA) Developing renewable energy broadly around the world
can contribute to international peace and stability in the long term, said a United States official at a conference in Taipei Tuesday.
Robert Wang, Senior Official for Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) in the U.S. Bureau of East Asia and Pacific Affairs, was speaking about the development of renewable resources from a political and foreign policy perspective during a keynote speech at the Conference on Next Generation Power in Asia that opened earlier in the day.
A unique and interesting point about renewable resources is that every country in the world has access to them in some form, and what is needed is the technology and facilities to utilize those resources to satisfy the needs of a country, he said. [FULL STORY]