GEIDCO Chairman Met with Special Envoy of Mongolian President on Regional Energy Cooperation

On August 6, 2019, Mr. Liu Zhenya, Chairman of Global Energy Interconnection Development and Cooperation Organization (GEIDCO) held talks with the visiting Mr. Bayanjargal Byambasaikhan, Special Envoy of the President of Mongolia on Regional Energy Cooperation, and Gankhuu Purevjav, CEO of Erdenes Mongol. The two sides had extensive exchanges on strengthening communication and cooperation, pursuing power grid interconnection planning and research, and promoting the development of the Northeast Asia Energy Interconnection, with important consensus being reached.

Northeast Asia Energy Interconnection is an important part of the Global Energy Interconnection (GEI). In an effort to transform GEI proposal into common actions, in October 2018, GEIDCO released the Northeast Asia Energy Interconnection Planning Research Report, proposing a comprehensive plan for clean energy development and grid interconnection in Northeast Asia, which has received extensive attention and active response from all related parties.