A modern, greener solution for farmers

When brown lesions and spots started showing up on their crops and spreading across acres of rice fields in Dedaye township, Ayeyarwady Region, back in 2014, farmers thought it was a pest or insect attack and doused the crops with pesticide. “Some farmers used large quantities of the most potent pesticides they could find in […]

A Renewable Vision for Myanmar

Myanmar continues to experience a rapid increase in economic activity as it transitions into an open market system. With that, power demand continues to increase—for modern amenities like air conditioning and power for industrial factories. This is especially true in the economic hubs of Yangon and Mandalay. In the last few weeks it has come […]

Green Factories to Get Priority for Industrial Zones

Cost-effective and low-pollution factories will be given priority while awarding licences for operations at new industrial zones to be developed in Myanmar in the future, a top government official said. Eligible factories include those that achieve energy efficiency or do not release too much waste, Vice President U Nyan Tun said at a coordination meeting […]