Tag: cross border electricity trade

Power Connections: Cross-border electricity trade gains traction in South Asia

A number of developments over the past several months indicate the strengthening of cross-border electricity trade (CBET) in South Asia, with India playing a pivotal role in it. CBET in South Asia is mostly being undertaken through the bilateral route and the share of the power exchanges is gradually inching up. CBET is crucial from the viewpoint of energy security in the South Asian region, especially in light of the current geo­political scenario.

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Toward Sustainable Energy Connectivity in APAC: Report

ESCAP’s 2022 Regional Trends Report examines the role of power system connectivity in attaining the energy transition. It presents the current status of sustainable development and regional power connectivity in the Asia-Pacific region, pointing out progress and prospects; and it provides insights into where action is most needed, highlighting regional and non-regional examples of successful approaches.

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