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Tim Burbury to Take Part in District Energy Workshop to Help Transform Iskandar, Malaysia Into Leading Energy Hub


King & Spalding is a partner of the Global District Energy Systems Initiative, led by the United Nations Environment Programme. The initiative seeks to help global cities and countries rapidly develop modern and affordable district energy systems to help reduce carbon emissions and to keep global temperature rise to within 2-3 degrees Celsius by 2050. Abu Dhabi-based energy partner Tim Burbury will attend a two-day workshop in Iskandar, Malaysia, during April to help explain the legal structures, regulations and business models needed to support rapid development of district energy projects. More information on the DES Initiative can be found here, and information on King & Spalding’s expertise in this area can be found here.

Event Details

Date: April 10, 2017