Work on the six-year project is set to begin next year and will extend the national power grid in seven states and regions, including Yangon and Rakhine.
The loan would help bring electricity to over 340,000 rural households and meet the country’s rapidly-increasing electrical demands.
Energy minister says urgent action needed or country may face dire electricity shortages in 3 years
Singapore and Thai firms join local partners to supply 29 MW to homes, industrial park not connected to national grid.
The electricity and energy ministry will establish four liquefied natural gas power plants within the next three years.
Ministry of Electricity and Energy focuses on Buthidaung, Maungdaw and Rathedaung townships.