Japan's next likely PM favours renewables: BNEF

JAPAN’s leading candidate in its ruling Liberal Democratic Party’s presidential election, held this week, favours a hard transition to renewables, according to Bloomberg New Energy Finance analysis.

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Japan's LDP PM candidate Taro Kono

Current prime minister Yoshihide Suga has decided not to run in the upcoming LDP election, with four candidates running to take his place: Fumio Kishida, Taro Kono, Seko Noda and Sanae Takaichi.