Published in 2007
Energy plays an indispensable role in our economy, and will remain critical to our continued economic growth and development. The ultimate aim of our energy policy is to support Singapore’s continued economic growth.
As a small country with limited natural and energy resources, we are mindful of the impact that an energy supply disruption could have on our economy and society. The use of energy is also closely linked to environmental concerns over air pollution and greenhouse gas emissions.
Taking cognisance of the changing global energy landscape, Energy for Growth outlines how our energy policies will evolve in tandem so as to address the global energy challenges and to capitalise on the opportunities to sustain our long-term economic growth.