Eighteen sites identified for wind-power plants

Studies are well under way into 18 locations in Myanmar, including Yangon, for the generation of electricity from wind power, according to the Electric Power Ministry. Ten of the potential sites are in Rakhine State, five in Ayeyawaddy Region, two in Yangon Region and one in Chin State, and the study process commenced last year, […]

Gunkul eyes Thai, Myanmar power sectors

Gunkul Engineering plans to invest more than Bt12 billion (Ks 360 billion) over the next two years to develop wind-power plants in Thailand and gas-powered plants in Myanmar. This is part of the company’s strategy to transform itself from an importer and provider of electrical equipment into a power producer in Asean. It aims to […]