Event: Asean Power Grid Summit 2018 (APGS 2018)
Date: 21-23 May 2018
Venue: Crowne Plaza, Vientiane, Lao PDR
Secure and reliable electricity infrastructure is vital to support the regional economic growth and integration process. A regional ASEAN Power Grid (APG) would help ASEAN member states to meet the rising energy demand, improve access to energy services and reduce the costs of developing an energy infrastructure. APG is established to connect the countries with surplus power generation capacity to those countries of which facing a deficit. An interconnected power system as such could further enhance the development and integration of variable renewable power generation capacity.
The hosting of Asean Power Grid Summit 2018 (APGS 2018) with its overarching theme, ‘Enhancing APG Investment towards Regional Energy Optimisation’ is timely in addressing pertinent and relevant issues in foregrounding the potentials of power sector of ASEAN countries and attracting more Foreign Direct Investments (FDI) into ensuring the success of meeting the rising energy demand and translating that into successful connections of power grids in ASEAN member states.
Please visit the event website for more information:
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Tel: +603 27711668
The ASEAN Power Grid Summit 2018 is designed as a platform for foreign investors, power producers, technology providers and energy financial institutions, to gather in Vientiane, Lao PDR and be updated with the power sector potentials of ASEAN countries.
Sustainable Energy and Technology Asia 2018 (SETA 2018) held on 21-23 March 2018 at BITEC, Bangkok, Thailand will deliver the platform to meet and exchange knowledge and ideas between ASEAN countries and the wider international energy industry community