BEC secures investments in Myanmar solar plant contractors

Basic energy corp. (bec) has secured equity investments in the engineering, procurement, and construction (epc) contractors for a 220-megawatt (mw) solar power project in myanmar. In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE), BEC said that its board confirmed the company’s 15 percent equity investments in the Vintage EPC Company Limited and VTE International […]

US engineering firm returns to Myanmar

Black & Veatch was recently appointed by Green Earth Power (Thailand) to provide design and consultancy services for a solar power project in Myanmar, the first after the company opened an office in the country. The contract marked the return of the US firm to the country. It has a history of working in Myanmar […]

Sun shines on Magwe solar power project

Thai firm Green Earth Power Company has signed an agreement with the government to move forward on its plans to spend US$350 million building a 220-megawatt solar-power generating station near Minbu in Magwe Region. The facility will sit on 850 acres that are not suitable for agriculture, and will take three years to complete, said […]