Event: Smart Grid Technologies and Implications for Inclusive Development in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka's Approach to 100% Household Electrification​

03 April 2018
Author / Speaker: 
Sulakshana Jayawardena, Ministry of Power and Renewable Energy

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Description: 

Mobile phone services provided immediate solutions to bringing affordable power connections to Sri Lanka's households​.

Sulakshana Jayawardena, Director (Development), Ministry of Power and Renewable Energy, discussed the Government's approach to bringing affordable electricity to all households in Sri Lanka. The presentation was part of the Smart Grid Technologies and Implications for Inclusive Development in Sri Lanka training program organized by ADB and the University of Melbourne.

Geographical Focus: 
Sri Lanka
Subregional- South Asia
Type of Content: 
Learning Event