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About Sarawak Energy
Sarawak Energy is an energy developer and a vertically integrated power utility based in Sarawak, Malaysian Borneo, with a vision to achieve sustainable growth and prosperity for Sarawak by meeting the region’s need for reliable and renewable energy.
Founded in 1921 and built on a foundation of a century of operations, Sarawak Energy is Malaysia’s largest renewable energy provider and serves a population of 2.5 million in Sarawak and more beyond its borders.
Sarawak Energy’s mission is to light up its communities through a balanced energy mix that is predominantly renewable hydropower, complemented by indigenous gas and coal for energy security and diversity, in support of Sarawak’s ambition to achieve full electrification by 2025 – ahead of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal No. 7 target of 2030.
Renewable hydropower development has also enabled Sarawak Energy to expand its generation capacity by exploring alternative renewable energy sources including floating solar and hydrogen, launch Sarawak’s first renewable energy certificate and support the Sarawak's Post COVID-19 Development Strategy, which aims to make Sarawak a high income society by 2030.
Sarawak Energy is a key member and Sustainability Partner of the International Hydropower Association, a member of the UN Global Compact Network Malaysia, and a member of the Global Reporting Initiative.