Stephen Peters

Senior Energy Specialist (Waste-to-Energy)
Profile / Bio: 

Steve Peters is a Senior Energy Specialist (Waste-to-Energy) in the Energy Sector Group of the Sustainable Development and Climate Change Department, Asian Development Bank. He is responsible for developing the knowledge base, project development and implementation in waste to energy and supporting projects across waste, the circular economy, and ocean impacts.

Prior to joining ADB, Mr. Peters was the Director at Stratcon Singapore Pte Ltd where he consulted on waste to energy, waste to fuels, biomass, biogas, biofuels, and innovation in clean technology. He was a Founder and Technical Director for the Technology and Development Network which is a network of professionals in clean technology in Asia. He was the Managing Director at Waste to Energy Pte Ltd, a Stratcon JV biogas developer in ASEAN from 2004 to 2010; Deputy Project Manager at Kumagai Gumi Co. Ltd., in Singapore in 1997-1999; Director at Stratcon Pty Ltd., in Australia in 1993-1999; and a Director at Foster Sturrock Pty Ltd in Australia from 1988 to 1993. He is the immediate past Chairman of the Asia Pacific Biogas Alliance.

Mr. Peters obtained his Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees in Civil Engineering both from University of Melbourne, Australia in 1996 and 1987 respectively.


Title Date Learning Materials Topic
ADB’s Effort on Green Hydrogen Development and Needs in DMCs 01 March 2024 Slides Energy
ADB’s Energy Policy and Portfolio 24 February 2023 Slides ADB Administration and Governance, Energy, Finance, Health, Private Sector
Energy Sector 28 July 2022 Slides ADB Administration and Governance, Energy
Waste, Energy, and Ocean Health in the Age of the Circular Economy 14 July 2022 Slides Economics, Energy, Environment
ADB Business Opportunities in the Energy Sector 09 December 2021 Slides ADB Administration and Governance, Finance
Energy Sector 27 October 2021 Slides ADB Administration and Governance, Finance
Energy Sector Group 15 September 2021 Slides ADB Administration and Governance, Energy, Finance
Steve Peters presents ADB’s Activities in Hydrogen including MARES at IGEM 2021 28 July 2021 Multimedia Environment, Energy
Waste to Energy, the Circular Economy, and Ocean Health 22 September 2020 Slides Energy, Environment
Environmental Analysis of Waste-to-Fuel Projects: Well-to-Wheel 22 September 2015 Slides Health, Environment, Transport, Energy
Waste-to-Fuel Infrastructure Costing: Biogas to Bio-CNG 22 September 2015 Slides Energy, Transport
Karachi (Pakistan) Waste-to-Fuel Potential 22 September 2015 Slides Environment, Energy, Transport, Urban Development, Water
Introduction to Waste to Fuel Technologies: Biogas to Bio-CNG 21 September 2015 Slides Energy, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Transport