April 2021
Japan Electric Power Information Center, Inc.

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FY2020 JEPIC Remote Seminar for Sri Lanka

JEPIC has been conducting bilateral seminar program with electric utilities in Asian countries with strong support from electric power companies in Japan. The purpose of the program is to strengthen their business infrastructure such as basic and expertise technologies, management and human resources development.

JEPIC and CEB, Ceylon Electricity Board, launched their bilateral cooperation program in 2019 by holding the first seminar in Japan and the first seminar in Sri Lanka was supposed to be held in FY2020. However, considering the Covid-19 situation, we held a remote seminar via Internet as the alternative program, in cooperation with Hokkaido Electric Power Company, Tohoku Electric Power Company, Chubu Electric Power Company, Chubu Electric Power Grid Company and The Okinawa Electric Power Company as outlined below;

Date of the Seminar : 8th February - 16th March, 2021
Theme of the Seminar : LNG Thermal Power Plant
Pumped Storage Hydropower Plant
Introduction of Renewable Energy
Seminar method : Distribution of lecture text /movie
Q & A via Web Meeting
Mission Member from Japan : 1 experts from Hokkaido Electric Power Co., Inc.
2 experts from Tohoku Electric Power Co., Inc.
1 experts from Chubu Electric Power Co., Inc.
1 experts from Chubu Electric Power Grid Co., Inc.
1 experts from The Okinawa Electric Power Co., Inc.
1 secretaries from JEPIC

The cumulative total of 43 participants from CEB in 2 days attended the Q & A Session held on a web meeting, and we had a fruitful discussion and shared opinions.