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Energy Finance & Investment News in Myanmar (Burma)

ADB announces US$235 million for renewable projects in South-East Asia

ADB announces US$235 million for renewable projects in South-East Asia

🕔Feb 27, 2018

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has signed a loan equivalent of up with US$235 million to B.Grimm Power Public Company Limited, one of the largest power producers in Thailand, to develop and enhance renewable energy capacity in member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).

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New gas-fired power plant in Myanmar begins supplying National Grid

New gas-fired power plant in Myanmar begins supplying National Grid

🕔Jan 11, 2018

It has been reported in local newspapers that the Myingyan combined-cycle gas turbine power plant has begun generating 143 MW feeding into Myanmar's National GridSembcorp Industries, through the Sembcorp Minygyan Power Company Limited, signed a 22-year build-operate-transfer (BOT) agreement for the project with the Ministry of Electricity and Energy of Myanmar in January 2017.

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Sembcorp signs BOT agreement for 225-MW gas-fired power plant in Myanmar

Sembcorp signs BOT agreement for 225-MW gas-fired power plant in Myanmar

🕔Jan 23, 2017

Sembcorp Industries has announced the signing of a build-operate-transfer (BOT) agreement with the Ministry of Electricity and Energy of Myanmar, for its upcoming 225 MW Sembcorp Myingyan gas-fired power plant in Mandalay. 

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Myanmar reinstates study for proposed 6,000-MW Myitsone hydroelectric project

Myanmar reinstates study for proposed 6,000-MW Myitsone hydroelectric project

🕔Aug 18, 2016

The Myanmar government and its President Htin Kyaw have formed a commission to examine 6,000 MW Myitsone hydropower project proposed for Kachin, Mynamar.

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POSCO Daewoo secures power plant deal in Myanmar

POSCO Daewoo secures power plant deal in Myanmar

🕔Aug 10, 2016

Myanmar’s Electric Power Generation Enterprise has awarded to South-Korean Posco Daewoo the contract for developing a natural gas-fired power plant in Myanmar.

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Sembcorp signs PPA in Myanmar

Sembcorp signs PPA in Myanmar

🕔Mar 31, 2016

Sembcorp Industries has recently announced that it has signed a long-term power purchase agreement (PPA) with Myanmar Electric Power Enterprise (MEPE) for the supply of 225 MW of power for a period of 22 years.

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Sembcorp signs 225 MW gas-fired power plant in Myanmar

Sembcorp signs 225 MW gas-fired power plant in Myanmar

🕔Dec 16, 2015

Sembcorp Industries has announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Sembcorp Utilities, has recently signed a memorandum of agreement with Myanmar’s Department of Electric Power Planning (DEPP), under the Ministry of Electric Power of Myanmar (MOEP), to invest in and develop a 225-megawatt gas-fired power plant in central Myanmar.

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Toyo Thai to build 1.3 GW coal-fired power plant in Myanmar

Toyo Thai to build 1.3 GW coal-fired power plant in Myanmar

🕔May 8, 2015

Toyo-Thai Corporation Public Company Limited (TTCL) has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Department of Hydropower Planning, Ministry of Electric Power of Myanmar for a critical power project in the country.

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Sembcorp to develop the largest gas-fired IPP in Myammar

Sembcorp to develop the largest gas-fired IPP in Myammar

🕔Apr 27, 2015

Sembcorp Industries has announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Sembcorp Utilities, has received the Notice of Award to develop and operate a 225-megawatt gas-fired power plant in central Myanmar by Myanmar Electric Power Enterprise (MEPE), a division under the Ministry of Electric Power of Myanmar (MOEP).

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Mitsui acquires 44 % stake in Myanmar 50 MW gas-fired power generation project

Mitsui acquires 44 % stake in Myanmar 50 MW gas-fired power generation project

🕔Dec 18, 2014

Mitsui & Co., Ltd. has acquired a 44% stake in Myanmar Power Pte Ltd. Mitsui, MAXpower Asia Group Pte Ltd (MAGPL) and MPPL have signed a share subscription agreement on mutually agreed upon terms between Mitsui and MAXpower Group Pte. Ltd. (MGPL), the parent company of MPPL and MAGPL.

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ACO Investment Group agrees to build two solar plants in Myanmar

ACO Investment Group agrees to build two solar plants in Myanmar

🕔Sep 1, 2014

The United States has reached an agreement with the Burmese government to develop two solar energy plants in central Myanmar.

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