France to fund feasibility study for Myanmar’s 690-MW Laymyo hydropower project

The French government has agreed to provide US$1 million to help Myanmar perform feasibility studies for the 690-MW Laymyo hydroelectric plant. The cascade system is to include two powerhouses — the 600-MW Laymyo 1 and 90-MW Laymyo 2, according to Ministry of Electricity and Energy officials — and will be located in Myanmar’s southwestern Rakhine […]