P. Fernando

South Asia Department (SARD)


  • | Papers and Briefs | South Asia Working Papers

    Improving Regulatory Environment for a Regional Power Market in South Asia

    For cross-border electricity trade in South Asia to be smooth across the region, policy and regulatory environments governing the power sector need to be harmonized.

  • | Papers and Briefs | South Asia Working Papers

    Cross-Border Power Trading in South Asia: A Techno Economic Rationale

    Diversity in primary energy sources in South Asian countries and their electricity demand patterns open up opportunities for greater use of cheaper, cleaner resources for electricity generation, reducing fossil fuel use in the region.

  • | Papers and Briefs | South Asia Working Papers

    An Overview of Energy Cooperation in South Asia

    The paper provides an overview of both intra-regional and inter-regional energy cooperation in South Asia covering ongoing and planned activities, barriers to increased cooperation, and recommendations to overcome them.

  • | Books

    Energy Trade in South Asia: Opportunities and Challenges

    The South Asia Regional Energy Study was completed as an important component of the technical assistance project Preparing the Energy Sector Dialogue and South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation Energy Center Capacity Development.