1. Study on "Power Pricing for Cross-Border-Electricity-Trade in South Asia''.

  2. Study on "Economics of Transition to Euro-6 Fuel".'

  3. Hand Book for Setting-up National Power Exchanges in SAARC".

  4. Study on "Mini-grids and Access-to-Electricity in SAARC".

  5. Study on "Efficiency Enhancement and Solarization of Streetlights in SAARC Region".

  6. Study on "Renewable Energy for Food Storage in SAARC Countries".

Knowledge Sharing Workshops /Training / Knowledge Dissemination Webinars

  1. Dissemination of Study Report on “Assessment of Clean Power Generation Technologies Using Low Calorific Value Coal in SAARC Region”.

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

  3. Video Conference to Disseminate Study on "Assessment of Industry Readiness for Manufacturing of Battery Electric Vehicles in SAARC Countries".

  4. Video Conference to Disseminate "Action Plan for Electricity Utilities of SAARC Countries to Introduce EV Charging Infrastructure”.

  5. Video Conference to Disseminate Study on “Assessment of Wind and Solar Power Forecasting Techniques in SAARC Countries".

  6. Video Conference to Disseminate Study on "Challenges in Financing of Utility-Scale Clean Energy Projects in SAARC Countries''.

  7. Video Conference to Disseminate Study on “Technical Issues and Financial Viability of Net-Metering Mechanisms from the Perspective of Distribution Utilities".

  8. Virtual Consultative Workshop on "Cross-Border Electricity Trade in SAARC Region: Challenges and Investment Opportunities".

  9. Webinar on "Use of Covered Conductors in Medium Voltage Power Transmission".

  10. Webinar on "Techniques to Forecast Long-term Demand of Electricity for Member States".

  11. Webinar on "Energy Auditing of Residential and Commercial Building".

  12. Webinar on "Intelligent Lighting Systems".

  13. Webinar on "Achieving Efficiency Improvements in Trucking Sector".

  14. Webinar on "Use of Drones in Operation / Maintenance of Power Transmission Lines".

  15. Webinar on "International Protocols Related to Emissions from Thermal Power Plants".

  16. Webinar on "Economic Dispatch and Unit Commitment Modelling Using PLEXOS or Similar Software".

  17. Webinar on "High-Voltage Direct Current Transmission Systems".

Special Projects

  1. On-line Training / Capacity Building of Professionals in SAARC Member States on LNG Business Strategies.

  2. On-line Capacity Building of Professionals from Member State Bhutan on Commercial Scale Biogas Plants.

  3. Mapping of Areas not Having Access to Electricity and High Voltage Power Transmission Lines Using GIS/AI Techniques in SAARC.

  4. On-line Training of SAARC Professionals on Small, Mini and Micro Hydro Power Generation.

  5. On-line Training on Homer or Similar Software.

  6. On-line Training of Stakeholders on "Power Purchase Agreements of Renewable Energy Projects".

  7. On-line Training of Stakeholders on "Digitizing Industrial Motor Systems for Energy Efficiency".

  8. Updating of "SAARC Energy Data Portal".

  9. Capacity Building of SEC Professionals Through External Expert Services.


  1. Celebration of World Environment Day