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USAID launched a 52.32-kilowatt rooftop solar panel system in Almaty!

Today, on July 2, USAID launched a 52.32-kilowatt rooftop solar panel […]

USAID supported the Annual Renewable Energy conference in Tajikistan

USAID alongside other partners was happy to support the annual […]

USAID hands over new IT equipment worth US$50,000 to the Energy Market Development and Regulatory Agency

Tashkent, Uzbekistan – Today, on June 26, 2024, the United […]

Сelebrating World Environment Day with a commitment to a cleaner, greener future!

 Today, on June 5, we are celebrating World Environment Day […]

Empowering Change: OSCE Workshop sets the stage for a just and inclusive energy transition in Central Asia

In recent years, all Central Asian countries have set ambitious […]

USAID has provided the Ministry of Energy of the Kyrgyz Republic with LiDAR and IT-computer equipment

On May 24, 2024, as part of the ongoing collaboration […]

KazMunayGas Appoints Askhat Khasenov as Acting Chairman of the Board

The Chairman of the Board of Samruk-Kazyna JSC, Nurlan Zhakupov, […]

A perfect match! USAID spearheads a transformative partnership in Energy Innovation for Central Asia

The Coordinating Dispatch Center (CDC) Energia in Tashkent is a […]

Annual Public Report Year Three (2023-2024)

The USAID Power Central Asia Activity supports the five Central […]

Kazakhstan will participate in the construction of the Kambarata-1 Hydroelectric Power Plant

The draft Agreement on Joint Implementation of the Construction and […]

A seminar of the USAID project «Energy of Central Asia» was held at the site of JSC «KOREM»

On April 4, 2024, on the basis of JSC «Kazakhstan […]

Happy Nowruz Holiday!

Dear partners, colleagues, and friends, Happy Nowruz! Today, we join […]

Kazakhstan and Saudi Arabian governments signed agreement on WPP construction

President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev received the Minister of Energy […]

A rupture has occurred in the heating pipeline in Almaty

A rupture has occurred in the heating pipeline at the […]

Sorboni Amirkhoni Kholmukhamadzoda has been formally discharged from the role of Deputy Minister of Energy and Water Resources of the Republic of Tajikistan

On March 4, 2024, the Government of the Republic of […]

Tajikistan faced widespread power disruptions due to an unexplained outage

The recent drop in temperatures led to an increased demand […]

USAID Energizes Uzbekistan’s First Green Hydrogen Hub

February 29, 2024, Tashkent, Uzbekistan –Today, the United States Agency […]

Plans to introduce green energy into the heat supply of Kazakhstan

Energy Minister Almasadam Satkaliyev said at a meeting in the […]

Kazakhstan has the potential to become the world’s leader in the development of wind generation – Satkaliyev

On Friday, the Senate of the Parliament of Kazakhstan hosted […]

In Uzbekistan, benefits for income from green energy certificates have been approved

Certificates will be sold to enterprises that do not provide […]

Navigating sustainability, mentorship and dreams

Aidana Tleuken, at 28, dreams of crafting a future in […]

The President of Kazakhstan announced the inevitability of an increase in electricity tariffs

At an extended government meeting on February 7, 2024, President […]

Renewable Energy Auctions in Kazakhstan: 2018-2023 results

The Report on Renewable Energy Auctions in Kazakhstan, Results for […]

USAID supports effective regulation to improve the Kyrgyz energy sector

The Kyrgyz Republic’s expansive mountains and rocky terrain and 30 […]

USAID supports climate dialogue: COP-28 and Action Plan for Kazakhstan

As is known, the Declaration of the 28th Conference of […]

USAID advances a green hydrogen curriculum in Uzbekistan

What do one of the oldest universities in the U.S. […]

Investors Guide for Renewable Energy projects in KZ (Russian version)

This Investor Guide to Renewable Energy Projects in Kazakhstan was […]

A new Deputy Minister of Energy has been appointed in the Kyrgyz Republic

Nasipbek Kerimov has been appointed as the Deputy Minister of […]

USAID PCA announces new vacancies

Become part of our PCA team! The following positions are […]

Annual Public Report Year Two (2022-2023)

The USAID Power Central Asia Activity supports the five Central […]

USAID Hands over $1.4M in Equipment to Strengthen Central Asia’s Regional Power Sector

January 10, 2023, Tashkent, Uzbekistan – Today, the United States Agency […]

Congratulations on the upcoming holidays!

As winter blankets the world, we find ourselves surrounded by […]

USAID Delivers a LiDAR Unit to Tajikistan to Enhance the Renewable Energy Landscape

On December 19, the USAID Power Central Asia Activity officially […]

The new Vice Minister of Energy of the Republic of Kazakhstan has been appointed

Sungat Esimkhanov has been appointed as the Vice Minister of […]

Request for Information (tender) – American Innovation Center for Central Asia Phase II

Request for Information RFI-USAID Power Central Asia Activity-2023-001 AMERICAN INNOVATION […]

Press release – KSTU Unveils Kyrgyz Republic’s First Rooftop Grid-Connected Photovoltaic Solar Plant with U.S. Support


U.S.-Kazakhstan Joint Statement on Accelerating Methane Mitigation to Achieve the Global Methane Pledge

On December 5, Special Representative of the President of the […]

Press release – USAID’S Power Central Asia Activity and major Kazakhstan energy company sign a Memorandum of Cooperation to reduce methane emissions

December 2, 2023, Dubai, UAE – Today, Tetra Tech ES, […]

The International Forum on attracting foreign investment in the energy sector of Turkmenistan will be held in Paris

On April 24-25, 2024, the Forum on Attracting Foreign Investments […]

USAID hosted a renewable energy workshop in Tashkent

Did you know power engineers globally use modeling tools to […]

USAID participated in the V International Forum for Energy Saving

Did you know that turning off lights when not in […]

USAID participated in the “Central Asia on the way to the 28th Conference of the Parties to the UNFCCC: 5 countries – 1 region – 1 vote” regional forum in Astana

On November 7, USAID Regional Mission Director Luis Rivera participated […]

USAID participated in the 3rd Almaty Energy Forum

USAID/Central Asia Regional Deputy Mission Director Monique Mosolf participated in […]

USAID Power Central Asia consultations in Aktau with key stakeholders

The USAID Power Central Asia team traveled to Aktau for […]

Strengthening Uzbekistan’s Energy Sector with USAID

The effort to enhance Uzbekistan’s energy sector is underway, representing […]

Atabek Abylgaziev has been appointed as the Deputy Minister of Energy of the Kyrgyz Republic

In accordance with Article 18 of the Constitutional Law of […]

A new Deputy Minister of Energy has been appointed in Kazakhstan

Ilyas Bakytzhan has been appointed as the new Deputy Minister […]

Walking a Sustainable Path

In 2021, USAID established a foundation for a meaningful partnership […]

International Dushanbe Invest conference energy session

On September 29, 2023, the USAID Power Central Asia Activity […]

USAID presents Tajikistan Transmission Network Development Master Plan

On September 28, the USAID Power Central Asia Activity hosted […]

Women of Central Asia Unite for a Greener Future

In the pursuit of building a stronger community for women […]

USAID Empowering Central Asian students in Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency

On September 18, USAID Central Asia Regional Mission Director, Luis […]

USAID supports Kazakhstan’s initiative to reduce methane emissions

This September, USAID supported the Second Political Dialogue titled “Global […]

USAID scholars embark on a captivating journey across Kazakhstan!

Six outstanding scholars supported by USAID and currently enrolled in […]

A new Deputy Minister of Energy has been appointed in Uzbekistan

Umud Mahmudovich Mamadaminov has been appointed as the Deputy Minister […]

Tajikistan received $6.5 million worth of electrical equipment from the United States

The government of Tajikistan received electrical equipment worth $6.5 million […]

Exploring Wind Energy Zones: USAID PCA Conducted LIDAR Training in Uzbekistan

Tashkent, July 27-28, 2023 The USAID Power Central Asia (PCA) […]

USAID Power Central Asia organized the Summer Camp: The Role of Women in the Energy Transition in Central Asia

From June 12 to 15, the USAID Power Central Asia […]

Talaibek Baigaziev appointed Deputy Minister of Energy of the Kyrgyz Republic

Talaibek Baigaziev has been appointed Deputy Minister of Energy of […]

Roadmap approved to study the issue of accession of Turkmenistan to the Global Methane Commitments

President Serdar Berdimuhamedov signed a resolution approving the Roadmap for […]

The Future of Renewable Energy: Interview with Liana Baiseit

Liana is one of the 16 USAID-funded scholars studying for […]

Independent Regulator Whitepaper

An independent Regulator is a body that has a distinct […]

Renewable Energy Auctions Results in Kazakhstan 2018-2021

The Report on Renewable Energy Auctions in Kazakhstan, Results for […]

Renewable Energy Investors’ Guide for Kazakhstan 2022

Auctions use the power of competition to drive down the […]

New generation of Kazakh power engineers pave the way for a sustainable energy transition

Anur Bektimirov, 29, is an ambitious power engineer from Kazakhstan, […]

Use of Key Performance Indicators by Regulators

This report addresses the implementation and benefits of Key Performance […]

Central Asia Regional Electricity Market


Betting Big on Renewables


Electricity is Power: USAID is Helping a Tajik Graduate Boost Her Community

Known for its surreal natural beauty, the GBAO region in […]

Central Asia Clean Energy Forum 2022


Press release – USAID, EBRD Sign MOU On Central Asia Partnership For A Low Carbon Future

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and the European […]

A power pioneer in Kazakhstan

As a child growing up in the tiny village of […]

Renewable Energy Investors’ Guide for Kazakhstan 2021

Renewable Energy Auctions are competitive and market-based mechanism, whereby the […]

Energy Minister: Kazakhstan working on national carbon tax

Kazakhstan’s authorities are working on introduction of a domestic carbon […]

USAID Implementer Signs MOU with Major Energy Company in Kazakhstan to Develop Low Carbon Strategy

August 25, 2021, Nursultan, Kazakhstan – Today, Tetra Tech ES, […]