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Title: Global Power for Global Powers
Date of publication: 17 April 2018
Description/subject: "...The talk, “The Art of Energy Revolution: From Ultra-High-Voltage Power Grid to Global Energy Interconnection,” was sponsored by the Harvard-China Project, East Asian Legal Studies, and Harvard Global Institute. Since 2004, Liu has been working with colleagues on ultra-high-voltage (UHV) electricity transmission. Initially proposed to solve energy shortages in his rapidly growing country, such transmission is, in Liu’s words, “a key technology for ultra-large energy grids,” several of which are now functional in China. Highly efficient, the technology can transport more electricity over longer distances, effectively revolutionizing the practicality of green power and enabling outreach to underserved areas..."
Author/creator: Clea Simon
Language: English
Source/publisher: "Harvard Gazette"
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 07 October 2018

Title: Greater Mekong Sub-region Options for the Structure of the GMS Power Trade Market - A First Overview of Issues and Possible Options
Date of publication: December 2006
Description/subject: Abstract: "The World Bank, working together with the Asian Development Bank (ADB), actively supports the development of a regional power market in the GMS: Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam and the Yunnan Province of the People's Republic of China. This report is part of a dynamic process aimed at developing power trade in the Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS), the objective of which will be to provide reliable and economic electric service to consumers, consistent with sustainable use of natural resources. The report includes the following headings: introduction; issues related to the current situation; possible options and requirements for the intermediate term; recommendations for intermediate-term decisions; options for long-term trading in the GMS region; next steps; and conclusion"
Author/creator: James Barker, Diane Minogue
Language: English
Source/publisher: World Bank (ESMAP Technical Paper 108/06)
Format/size: pdf (1.39MB)
Date of entry/update: 21 April 2010