Regional energy cooperation focus of meeting between Executive Secretary, Thailand Energy Minister

28 Jan 2019

On 28 January, ESCAP Executive Secretary Armida Alisjahbana met with Thailand’s Minister of Energy H.E. Dr. Siri Jirapongphan, where they exchanged views on sustainable energy development in Thailand as well as potential collaboration to achieve SDG7 and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

Ms. Alisjahbana expressed ESCAP’s full support to Thailand during its ASEAN chairmanship and working together in advancing regional energy cooperation. H.E. Jirapongphan also provided Ms. Alisjahbana with an update on the latest Power Development Plan which was approved by the Thai Cabinet last week.