Laos Urged to Revise Energy Production and Supply Policy

Vientiane Times, 21 March 2013 Laos needs to revise its electricity production and supply policy amid a surge in demand for energy, experts in the country advise. The Ministry of Energy and Mines yesterday held a seminar to provide a platform for policymakers from the departments concerned and Electricite du Laos (EdL) to debate changes … Continue reading

Government to Create Renewable Energy Development Fund

By Times Reporters (Latest Update March 20, 2013) The government plans to establish a fund to promote the development of renewable energy and bio-diesel production. According to the Renewable Energy Development Strategy, the fund will be sourced from the government’s budget, donor countries, international financial institutions, and non-government organisations (NGOs), which are active in renewable … Continue reading