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4th EEP Mekong Regional Forum, 24th – 25th October, 2013

4th EEP Mekong Annual Regional Forum ‘Solar Power – An Abundant Energy Resource in the Mekong Region: Prospects, Challenges and Opportunities’ a sucess.

4th EEP Mekong Regional Forum, Siem Reap, Cambodia, 24th – 25th October, 2013

Around 150 participants from the Mekong Region and as far away as Switzerland and Finland took part in the 4th EEP Mekong Annual Regional Forum ‘Solar Power – An Abundant Energy Resource in the Mekong Region: Prospects, Challenges and Opportunities’, Siem Reap, Kingdom of Cambodia on 24-25th October, 2013. The Forum was organised by the Energy Environment Partnership with The Mekong Region (EEP Mekong) together with its partner in Cambodia, the Ministry of Industry, Mines and Energy (MIME).

The forum was opened by H.E. Dr. Sat Samy , the Secretary of State of the Ministry of Industry, Mines and Energy of Cambodia, who in his keynote address emphasized  the importance of tapping into vast renewable energy resources such as solar power as a means of generating affordable, efficient and environmentally safe sources of electricity in the region. The Forum also featured:

  • Presentations by senior government officials from Lao PDR, Cambodia, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam (highlighting their countries solar energy outlook).

  • Presentations on solar energy project related topics by experts from varied professional fields (technical and financial aspects).

  • Questions & Answer moderated sessions.

EEP Mekong would like to thank all speakers for their interesting presentation and participants for their attendance. The Forum successfully served as an open and unique platform within which the participants could discuss the key issues currently facing the Solar industry.

Forum proceedings will be available soon.

EEP Mekong launches Call for Proposals for a Pilot Project in Myanmar

Myanmar has recently joined the EEP Mekong Programme as a partner country. EEP Mekong recently held a workshop for project developers in Yangon, Myanmar to introduce the EEP Mekong Programme and provided them with insights on how they can participate in the Programme.

EEP Mekong is pleased to announce that we are seeking proposals for a Pilot project in Myanmar. The technical focus of the proposed projects must include at least one or a combination of the following technologies:

Biomass, Biofuels, Biogas, Energy Efficiency/Conservation, Geothermal, Hydro power,  Solar, Waste-to-Energy, Wind,  Hybrid (a combination of one or more technical focuses) .

Please click here to download the “Guidelines for Submission of Proposals for a Pilot Project in Myanmar".  An  electronic  copy  of  the  project  proposal  must  be  sent  no  later  than  24  October  2013, 16:00 hours Bangkok time to the following e-mail addresses: eepmekong@eepmekong.org & christer_nyman@eepmekong.org

A hard copy of the proposal must be sent to EEP Mekong no later than 31 October 2013, at the following address:

EEP Mekong RCU
23RD Floor, Two Pacific Place
142 Sukhumvit Road, Bangkok 10110
Thailand

For any questions regarding the project proposals submission, please contact EEP Mekong CTA Christer Nyman, christer_nyman@eepmekong.org
Telephone: +662 684 6840

 

4th EEP Mekong Regional Forum, Siem Reap, Cambodia, 24th – 25th October, 2013

EEP Mekong will be holding its 4th Regional Forum in Siem Reap, Cambodia from 24th - 25th October, 2013. The theme of the 4th forum will be Solar Power: Prospects, Challenges and Opportunities in the Mekong Region.

The forum will serve as a platform for renewable energy players, regional government officials and other EEP partners to discuss key issues related to integrating solar energy solutions into the future regional development plans and projects.

More details on the forum, inculding the tentative agenda, list of speakers and registration procedure are available online at  http://www.eepmekong.org/eep_forum/forum_registration.php.

EEP Mekong will also be hosting a workshop for project developers on the 23rd of October, 2013 in Siem Reap, Cambodia.

 

EEP Mekong Newsletter 4

Highlights of the fourth EEP Mekong Newsletter are articles on Lighting Rural Cambodia with Solar Lanterns and Solar Home Systems (PPF-31120925) and Installing a Solar Powered Water System and Solar Battery Charging Station in Rural Cambodia (3-C-078).

To download a copy please click here.

 

EEP Mekong Programme Introduction Workshop, Yangon, Myanmar, 5th September, 2013

Myanmar has recently joined the EEP Mekong Programme as a partner country. EEP Mekong will be holding a workshop for project developers in Yangoon, Myanmar on the 5th of September, 2013. The workshop will introduce the EEP Mekong Programme to project developers based in Myanmar and give them insights on how they can participate in the EEP Mekong Programme.

The Energy and Environment Partnership Programme with the Mekong Region (EEP Mekong) (2009-2012) is funded by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland and the Nordic Development Fund. It aims at supporting wider provision and use of renewable energy and combating climate change. This is done by providing funding for projects, studies, capacity development and information-sharing related to the issues. EEP is a demand-driven programme and promotes public-private partnership.

If you are a renewable energy project developer in Myanmar and would like to attend the workshop then please contact us at EEPMekong@eepmekong.org.

 

Results for Invitation to Tender 2013 for "Policy / Strategic Studies for Parnter Countries"

EEP Mekong RCU announces that the tender committee has finished the evaluations of the proposals submitted in response to our invitation to tender for “Policy / Strategic Studies for Partner Countries”, which appeared on our website on 27th of April 2013

LAO PDR

Based on the evaluation results we announce that the proposal submitted by Emergent Ventures International Pte. Ltd jointly with LAO-ASIE Consultants Group and InsPIRE Network for Environment, “Policy Study on Biofuels Assessment and Development Plan for LAO PDR”, has won the tender by gathering the highest points.

Thailand

Based on the evaluation results we announce that the proposal submitted by Sun Business Development Lda jointly with Emergent Ventures International Pte. Ltd. , “Policy Development to Support Solar Cooling in Thailand as Demonstration Project in Southeast Asia”, has won the tender by gathering the highest points.

We would like to thank all the organization that submitted a proposal for their participation in our tender and their interest in EEP Mekong activities.

 

Results for Invitation to Tender 2013 for "Policy Study on: Assessment of Ability to Exploit Geothermal for Energy Production in Vietnam"

Vietnam

EEP Mekong RCU announces that the tender committee has finished the evaluations of the proposals submitted in response to our invitation to tender for the preparation of a "Policy Study on Assessment of Ability to Exploit Geothermal for Energy Production in Vietnam”, which appeared on our website on 22nd of May 2013.

Based on the evaluation results we announce that the proposal submitted by Kyoto Energy Pte.Ltd jointly with E\N Power Engineering Consulting Joint Stock Company No.1., has won the tender by gathering the highest points.

We would like to thank all the organization that submitted a proposal for their participation in our tender and their interest in EEP Mekong activities.

 

Full Project Proposal Documents' Submission by 4th Call Pre-selected Project Partners

4th call pre-selected project proponents are required to submit the full project proposal documents latest by 8 February, 2013 (16:00 hrs. Bangkok time). Procedures for preparation of full project proposal and contract document and details of EEP grant administration were explained to the representatives of 16 pre-selected projects at the Information Seminars held in Hanoi, Vientiane, Phnom Penh and Bangkok in January 2013. Presentations made at the Information Seminars can be downloaded by clicking here.

 

Third Regional Forum Report & Presentations

3rd regional forum report

The Energy and Environment Partnership with the Mekong Region (EEP Mekong) held its third annual regional forum on the 20th November 2012 at Melia Hotel in Hanoi, Vietnam. Theme of the forum was 'Policy and Incentive Mechanism for Renewable Energy Development in EEP Mekong Countries'.

Report of this forum and presentations (annexes 1-20) are now available. Click here to view.

 

Fourth Call Proposals: 16 new projects pre-selected

EEP Mekong 7th Steering Committee Meeting, held in Hanoi on 22 November 2012, pre-selected 16 new projects for preparation of a Full Project Proposal.

List of pre-selected Fourth Call Proposals is now available. Click here to view.

 

EEP Mekong Newsletter 3

Newsletter3

Highlights of the third EEP Mekong Newsletter are an update of the fourth call for proposals and articles on Community Based Integrated Solar Water Systems (CBISWS) pilot project in Thailand and Laos and TBEC Biogas project in Lao PDR.

To download a copy please click here.

 

Beneficiaries of EEP Mekong Biogas Project in Vietnam - 2-V-061

For more details click here

EEP Newsletter 2

Newsletter2

The second EEP Mekong Newsletter showcases a biogas project in Vietnam titled "Market introduction of the medium-scale plug-flow biogas digester in Vietnam", including updates regarding the 4th call for proposals.

Use the following links to download a copy:
For large file size, click here.
For small file size, click here.

4th Call Information Seminar Presentation Slides

Information sessions on the 4th call for proposals were held in late July-early August in Bangkok, Vientiane, Phnom Penh, Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City. The information seminars provided insight to what EEP Mekong is looking for in a strong project, how to develop your project idea by using the Logical Framework Approach, how to prepare the project concept form and what are the procedures for the Call for Proposals Mechanism. If you missed the information seminars, the presentations can be downloaded from EEP Mekong Document Centre.

EEP Newsletter 1

Newsletter1

The first EEP Newsletter describes the first 13 projects out of the 32 projects which are currently under implementation.

More project descriptions can be found in EEP Newsletter 1.

 
Projects under implementation
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