News List

Compiled features on recent developments in regional cooperation and integration in the SASEC region.

September 2018

India-Nepal Meeting on Energy Cooperation Discusses Potential LPG and LNG Pipelines

Mr. Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Government of India, and Mr. Matrika Prasad Yadav, Minister for Industry, Commerce and Supply, Government of Nepal, held a bilateral meeting to discuss strengthening of energy and economic ties between the two countries. Both ministers agreed to explore potential pipelines for LPG and LNG to supply fertilizer plants and industries in Nepal.

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Tags: Nepal, India, Energy, LNG, LPG

May 2018

India, Japan, and People’s Republic of China to Build LNG Terminals in Sri Lanka

The Government of India signed an agreement to build two liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminals in Colombo, Sri Lanka, in collaboration with the Government of Japan. These were approved by the Government of Sri Lanka, along with an LNG project by the People's Republic of China. In total, the three LNG power plants will generate up to 1,400 megawatts.

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Tags: India, Sri Lanka, Renewable Energy, Energy, LNG