Energy cooperation is a driver for the SAARC process leading to durable peace in the region. SAARC Energy Centre has been created through Dhaka Declaration in 2005, as the Special Purpose Vehicle to realize the vision of SAARC leaders to establish an Energy Ring in South Asia. It has started journey from 1st March, 2006 in Islamabad. SAARC energy cooperation program provides a major substantive element for economic prosperity of South Asia through meeting the energy demand of the countries.
SAARC Energy Centre is converting energy challenges into opportunities for development. It is the platform involving officials, experts, academia, environmentalists and NGOs to tap potentials of cooperation in energy sector including development of hydropower, renewable and alternative energy, promoting technology transfer, energy trade, energy conservation and efficiency improvement in the region.
VISIOIN & MISSION
The Centre is envisioned as a catalyst for the economic growth and development of South Asia region by initiating, coordinating and facilitating regional as well as joint and collective activities on energy.
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NEWS & Events
Tender for 20kW Hybrid Solar PV Project in Nepal has been cancelled
Register for SAARC Basic Certificate Course on Power System Planning and Analysis through Distance Learning
SAARC Energy Center, in collaboration with Virtual University (VU) Pakistan, has developed Basic Cer...Read More
WORKSHOPS & CONFERENCES
Webinar on “Hybrid Renewable Power Plants: Opportunities and Challenges” on Friday, 8th November, 2019 from 1030 – 1200 PST (Pakistan Standard Time).
SAARC Energy Centre, Islamabad has successfully organized the second Webinar on “Hybrid Renewable…read more
Dissemination Workshop for the Study on, “Development of Roadmap for Implementation of Smart Grid: Concepts, Practices and Technologies in SAARC” held on 30th September – 1st October, 2019 in Thimphu, Bhutan
SAARC Energy Centre (SEC), Islamabad successfully conducted a Dissemination Workshop…read more
Training for Professionals of Afghanistan Public Private Partnership Unit and Afghanistan Electricity Regulatory Authority on Power Regulatory System held on 16-20, September 2019 in Islamabad, Pakistan
SAARC Energy Centre (SEC), Islamabad successfully conducted Training for Professionals…read more
Workshop on “Participation of Private Sector in Overcoming Energy Poverty in SAARC Member States” held on 30th August 2019 in Dambulla, Sri Lanka
SAARC Energy Center (SEC), Islamabad successfully conducted a workshop on…read more
Workshop on “Techniques on Energy Conservation and Efficiency in Buildings” held on 26-28, August 2019 in Dambulla, Sri Lanka
SAARC Energy Centre (SEC), Islamabad successfully conducted a workshop on…read more
Webinar on “Promotion of Energy Conservation in Municipalities of SAARC” on Thursday, 25th July 2019 from 11:00 AM – 1:30 PM PKT (Pakistan Standard Time).
SAARC Energy Centre, Islamabad had successfully organized Second Webinar on…read more