Background of BIMSTEC Energy Centre

The First BIMSTEC Energy Ministers Conference, held on 4th October, 2005 in New Delhi, inter-alia agreed to setting up of a BIMSTEC Energy Centre (BEC) for sharing experience in reforms, restructuring, regulation and best practices in energy sector. A concept note was discussed with representatives of BIMSTEC Member Countries on January 25-27, 2006.