The Centre was formed pursuant to a Memorandum of Association (MoA) signed among BIMSTEC Member States on 22nd January 2011. The Centre is located in Bengaluru, India, wherein it also functions as the Secretariat of the BIMSTEC Grid Interconnection Coordination Committee. The BEC would coordinate, facilitate, and strengthen cooperation in energy sector in BIMSTEC region by promoting experience sharing and capacity building.
BIMSTEC Energy Centre, Swayambhu Hall Building, CPRI Campus, Prof. Sir. C.V.Raman Road, Sadashivnagar PO, Bengaluru-560080, India