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About SEC

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.


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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Study Report on "SAARC Energy Outlook 2030".......... Read Report

Draft Study Report on "Assessment of Wind and Solar Power Forecasting Techniques in SAARC Countries".......... Read Report

Draft Study Report on "Challenges in Financing of Utility-Scale Clean Energy Projects in SAARC Countries''.......... Read Report

Draft Study Report on “Energy Efficiency Improvements in Power Generation and Distribution Sectors of SAARC Countries'' in SAARC Member States SAARC Energy".......... Read Report

Draft Study Report on “Technical issues and Financial Viability of Net-Metering Mechanisms from the Perspective of Distribution Utilities".......... Read Report


31 May

Webinar on “High Voltage Direct Current Transmission Systems”

SEC successfully organized a webinar on “High Voltage Direct Current…

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24 May

Video Conference to Disseminate Study on “Possible Uses of Crop Residue for Energy Generation Instead of Open Burning”

SAARC Energy Centre (SEC), has successfully organized a Video Conference…

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03 May

Webinar on “Use of Drones in Operation/ Maintenance of Power Transmission Lines”

SAARC Energy Centre has conducted a webinar to introduce and…

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26 April

Webinar on “Achieving Efficiency Improvements in Trucking Sector”

SAARC Energy Centre (SEC) had organized a Webinar on “Achieving…

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16 April

Webinar on “Energy Audit of Residential and Commercial Buildings”

SAARC Energy Centre, Islamabad has successfully organized a Webinar on…

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12 April

VC on “Challenges in Financing of Utility Scale Clean Energy Project in SAARC Countries”

The energy sector of any country is critically important for…

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20 kW Hybrid Solar PV Project

SAARC Energy Centre has successfully commissioned “20 kW Hybrid Solar PV Demonstration Project” at the VTC Building in Ministry of Energy and Water, Afghanistan.  


Promotion of ICS

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Report on Energy Assesment

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The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation is the regional intergovernmental organization and geopolitical union of states in South Asia. Its member states are Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.



The Governing Board of SEC includes one representative from each Member State. Governing Board meets once yearly to discuss policy and decision-making matters of the Centre..... Read More