GE’s Advanced F-Class Turbine to Power Thaton Combined-Cycle Power Plant

General Electric (NYSE: GE) announced yesterday the order of two high-efficiency 6F.01 gas turbines and associated equipment by China Energy Engineering Group HEPDI (CEEC) that will power a new 119 MW combined-cycle power plant in Thaton, Myanmar. This project was administered by the Electric Power Generation Enterprise (EPGE), a state-owned utility under the Ministry of […]

GE supplies gas turbines for Myingyan power project

Two gas turbines supplied by General Electric (GE) have been purchased from Sembcorp Utilities for a 225-megawatt power plant to be built for the Myingyan power project in Mandalay Region. The purchase of the Heat Recovery Steam Generators was in the mix, according to a GE press release. The new power plant is expected to […]

Onshore production sharing deals set to be inked this month

Production sharing contracts for onshore blocks will be signed this month after a half-year delay, according to Ministry of Energy officials. Winners for 16 onshore blocks were announced in October last year, but negotiations on the production sharing contracts necessary for exploration and production to begin have been slow-going, according to an official from the […]

Offshore block winners announced

The Ministry of Energy today announced the winners of the highly anticipated tender to explore gas and oil in 20 offshore blocks, a list that includes several global firms including Royal Dutch Shell, US-based ConocoPhillips and France’s Total. Myanmar Oil and Gas Enterprise (MOGE) invited tenders for 30 offshore blocks in April, attracting interest from […]

Myanmar Onshore tender winners announced

Subscribe to our Tender Alert. We send out email alert of Tender and EOI as it happens. The Ministry of Energy announced the winning bidders of a tender for 18 onshore oil and gas blocks at a press event in Nay Pyi Taw on October 10. Winners included British Virgin Island-registered MPRL E&P, owned by […]