Ministry to Set Up New Transformers for Better Electricity Distribution

The Ministry of Electric Power announced that new transformers will be installed in townships across the country in an effort to revamp the country’s ramshackle electricity distribution system. The ministry is planning to set up 230KV, 66KV and 11KV transformers in the townships of Taunggyi, Myawaddy and Kalay, while 230KV transformers are also to be […]

Electricity issues to threaten big industry

With another summer approaching, Yangon industrial estates are again facing the prospect of massive power outages that owners expect will cost industrialists hundreds of thousands of dollars in profit, while hurting the commercial capital’s efforts to bolster an investor-friendly reputation. In the summer months of March to May 2013, factories had as little as three […]