Sixteenth Meeting of the GMS Regional Power Trade Coordination Committee (RPTCC-16): Summary of Proceedings

Date: June 2014
Type: Conference Proceedings
Series: Proceedings of the Meetings of the GMS Regional Power Trade Coordination Committee (RPTCC)


This paper summarizes the proceedings of the Sixteenth Meeting of the Regional Power Trade Coordination Committee in Seam Reap, Cambodia on 25-26 June 2014. The meeting accomplished the following:

  • opened and commenced the evaluation of bids for the headquarters’ venue of the Regional Power Coordination Center (RPCC) which will serve as a permanent institution to enhance regional power trade and implement regional power interconnection in the GMS;
  • gave updates on the GMS countries’ power development plans focusing on cross-border projects;
  • reviewed the Updated Articles of Association of the RPCC;
  • discussed the continuing assistance of development partners to promote power trade in the GMS; and
  • held a session on the 4th Meeting of the Working Group on Performance Standards and Grid Code.