The Minister of Energy of Turkmenistan, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Afghanistan and the Minister of State for Petroleum of Pakistan have signed a framework agreement for the proposed Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan (TAP) Power Interconnection Project.
Energy Finance & Investment News in Afghanistan
The Board of Directors of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S. Government’s Development Finance Institution, has recently approved new financing to support investment funds working in emerging markets with strong opportunity for development impact.
The Government of Afghanistan (GoA) has also been exploring options to develop generation plants.
The four state gas companies of Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan, and India have established a company that will build, own and operate the planned 1,800-kilometer Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) natural gas pipeline.