Lao People's Democratic Republic: Energy Sector Assessment, Strategy, and Road Map

Institutional Document | November 2019

This publication assesses the energy sector in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) and identifies how ADB can support its development.

Price
  • US$25.00 (paperback)

Expanded access to modern and affordable forms of energy and more efficient use of energy resources will be essential for the Lao PDR to achieve its socioeconomic development goals. This publication provides an overview of Lao PDR’s energy sector, examines its performance, the challenges it faces, and the government’s energy strategy. It also reflects on lessons learned from past ADB assistance and proposes potential areas for future support.

Contents 

  • Introduction
  • Overall Sector Context
  • Institutional Context
  • Core Sector Issues
  • Power Sector Constraints
  • Sector Strategy
  • Sector Road Map and Results Framework, 2018–2023
  • Appendixes

Additional Details

Type
Series
Subjects
  • Energy
  • Energy sector governance and reform
  • Clean energy
  • Access to energy
Countries
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
Pages
  • 90
Dimensions
  • 8.5 x 11
ISBN
  • 978-92-9261-894-0 (print)
  • 978-92-9261-895-7 (electronic)

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