DABS CEO Meet with Energy Programs Coordinating Team

Eng. Amanullah Ghalib Chief Executive Officer met in his office with the Energy Programs Coordinating Team. The meeting was attended by the Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Energy and Water, Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development, National Environmental Protection Agency, Asian Development Bank, Representative of GIZ Organization, Chief and head of DABS projects. The meeting focused on challenges, progress, challenges of Kandahar solar power project, national solar energy program for residential homes, renewable energy information bank in Afghanistan, tariff problems of solar panels imported from foreign countries, private sector activities on energy projects and online active databases in the energy sector of the country and in coordination, the decision was made by the participants. It is to be noted that, coordinator of energy programs department has three working groups which are: Renewable Energy, operational and energy information sharing. The purpose of lunching monthly workgroup meetings is to coordinate the activities of government departments and external donors involved in the energy sector, review existing problems and getting the right solutions in energy projects.