Fourth Meeting of the Focus Group (FG-4) of the Regional Power Trade Coordination Committee (RPTCC): Summary of Discussions

Date: May 2007
Type: Conference Proceedings
Series: Proceedings of the Meetings of the GMS Regional Power Trade Coordination Committee (RPTCC)


The FG-4 meeting was held to undertake the following: (i) confirm the PWG-3 agreements and recommendations on the priority RPTCC studies and activities; (ii) discuss updates and advance the progress of two priority interconnection projects; (iii) review and further refine the proposed MOU on the Strategic Road Map for GMS Power Trade Development; and (iv) brief GMS representatives with the latest in private technology for power interconnection.

The FG-4 meeting was held in Sanya, PRC and was co-organized by the China Southern Power Grid Company Limited (CSG) and the Asian Development Bank (ADB). It was attended by FG nominees of the six GMS member countries, as well as by representatives of ADB, Agence Francaise de Developpement (AFD), GMS Environment Operations Center (EOC), International Rivers Network (IRN), Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC), PRC State Environmental Protection Administration (SEPA), Soluziona, and the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA). Asea Brown Boveri (ABB) was invited to make a technical presentation on the interconnected grids.