(EnergyAsia, July 7, Monday) — ‘Clean Energy and Power Generation 2008’ will be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on August 14 to 15.

Asia is racing to meet its growing energy demand while faced with the threats of global warming and the global depletion of natural resources. The region is exploring alternative energy options to ensure it has a sustainable energy supply to both reduce carbon emissions and its dependence on fossil fuels. The conference will also address the threat of rising energy costs.

Speakers at the event include executives from the China National Coal Association, the Philippines’ Department of Energy (DOE), the US Department of Energy, the Malaysian Nuclear Agency, Malaysia Energy Commission, Indonesia’s Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources, International Energy Agency and Vietnam Atomic Energy Commission.

Topics addressed include investment in clean power generation technologies, advanced technology for clean and efficient coal-firing plants, the role of nuclear energy in mitigating global warming, the impact of climate change on the energy sector and the future of energy supplies.

‘Clean Energy and Power Generation 2008’ is organised by Avail Corp. For more information, please contact Admin@EnergyAsia.com.