Six bids received for power project

Subscribe to our Tender Alert. We send out email alert on Tender and EOI as it happens. Ministry of Electricity and Energy has received six tender applications for the construction of a 300-megawatt power plant, according to Myanmar Electric Power Enterprise. The applications came from: a consortium of Maxpower Myanmar Pte Ltd, LNG Link Pte Ltd, Consultant International Company Pte Ltd,SEPCO Electric Power Construction Corporation, a joint venture between Indonesia, Singapore and China; the UK-based Aggreko International Projects Ltd; China Energy Engineering and China ITS Holdings Co Ltd; Singapore-based Karpowership Asia Company Pte Ltd; […]

Sembcorp has one foot in the door of Myanmar’s promising utilities market: analysts

It’s building a US$300m gas power plant in Myanmar. Sembcorp Industries plans to make a deep mark in the Southeast Asian country, starting with building the biggest gas-fired independent power plant in Myanmar. According to a report by RHB Research, it will own 80% of the power plant, with 20% going to MMID Utilities. “With […]

VPower signs two power agreements with MOEP

Subscribe to our Tender Alert. We send out email alert on Tender and EOI as it happens. THE VPower Group signed two power agreements with the state-owned Myanma Electric Power Enterprise on 11 March in Nay Pyi Taw. The company won the two power generation projects in October 2015. One is the extension of a […]

ADB to Provide Loan for Rangoon Power Upgrade

Manila-based Asian Development Bank (ADB) said in a statement on Tuesday that it would provide a US$80 million loan to “upgrade [Rangoon’s] electricity transmission ring line system,” a project forecast to benefit more than one million customers. This is a welcome announcement for many residents in heavily populated Rangoon, where more than half of Burma’s […]

Sembcorp to develop largest gas-fired independent power plant in Myanmar

SINGAPORE: Sembcorp Utilities, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sembcorp Industries, has been given the Notice of Award to develop and operate the largest gas-fired independent power plant in Myanmar. In a press release on Friday (Aug 24), Sembcorp said the project was awarded by the Myanmar Electric Power Enterprise (MEPE) – a division under the Ministry […]

Sumitomo wins order for thermal power generation facilities in Myanmar

Sumitomo Corp. has won a 5 billion yen (about $41.4 million) contract to construct two thermal power generation facilities in Myanmar with a combined output of 50 megawatts (25 megawatts each). The contract was awarded by the Myanmar Electric Power Enterprise, a state-owned power provider under the supervision of the Ministry of Electric Power, the […]

VPower Begins Delivering Power to National Grid

Hong Kong-based power solutions provider VPower said it has kicked off its latest gas-fired power plant near the special economic zone of Kyaukphyu. VPower Group entered into an agreement with the state-owned Myanmar Electric Power Enterprise (MEPE) in January to build and operate a fleet of gas-fired power plants in Rakhine state. The interim plant […]

APR Energy expands turnkey power plant in Myanmar

Jacksonville, FL – APR Energy, a global leader in fast-track power solutions, is pleased to announce that it has commissioned a 20 megawatt expansion of its power plant in Myanmar, providing the Myanmar Electric Power Enterprise (MEPE) with a guaranteed minimum of 102MW of power generation. Based in Kyaukse, in the Mandalay region, the expanded […]

Myanmar Electric Power Enterprise to Invite Expressions of Interest For Consulting Firms to Build Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) Power Plants; Closing Date: March 16th, 2015

Subscribe to our Tender Alert. We send out email alert on Tender and EOI as it happens. REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST (CONSULTING SERVICES — FIRMS SELECTION) The Republic of the Union of Myanmar Electric Power Project Credit No.; IDA-53060-MM Assignment Title: Implementation Consultant of CCGT power plant at Thaton, Mon State, Myanmar Reference No.: […]

Power Generation: low tariff no guarantee in Kyaukphyu tender

A Hong Kong company has bid the lowest price in a tender to win the rights to build a gas-fired generating station, but that does not guarantee it will win, according to officials. A total of four bids from private firms are being evaluated to generate electricity for the Kyaukphyu SEZ in Rakhine State, and […]