Sembcorp starts commercial operation of 225-MW Myanmar power plant

SEMBCORP Industries on Wednesday announced that its 225-megawatt gas-fired Sembcorp Myingyan Independent Power Plant (IPP) in Mandalay, Myanmar, has successfully commenced full commercial operation following its first phase operation in May this year. The approximately US$300 million power plant uses advanced combined-cycle gas turbine technology that maximises power output while minimising emissions. With the successful […]

Gas power plant in Mandalay to be ready by next February

The National Infrastructure Holding-led consortium (NIHC), comprising of three firms, will construct a 145MW gas power plant in Kyaukse township, Mandalay Region, according to consortium. The tender was launched by the Ministry of Electricity and Energy (MOEE) in March 2018 and NIHC consortium was awarded the tender last month, Director Daw Yi Yi Htwe from […]

Invitation for Price Quotations, Ministry of Electricity and Energy invites eligible suppliers to express the interest, Closing Date: 8 June 2018.

The Republic of the Union of Myanmar has received financing from the International Development Association (IDA) towards the cost of Electric Power Project (EPP). The IDA No. of the financing agreement is No. 5306 MM. The Electric Power Generation Enterprise (EPGE) of the Ministry of Electricity and Energy in its role as implementing agency of […]

Electric power generation enterprise, Invitation to Bid for Rental Power Generation Plant in Kyaukse Region, Submission Date: 19 February 2018.

Date: 6th January , 2018 (EPGE G-02/2017-2018) 1. Electric Power Generation Enterprise (EPGE) seeks to invite tender for the purchasing of electricity on Rental basis in Kyaukse Region. 2. The concession period for the power plant shall be 5 (five) years from commercial operation date (COD). 3. The Tender Form fees is Myanmar Kyats 400,000/- […]

Electric Power Generation Enterprise, Invitation to Bid for Rental Power Generation Plant in Myingyan Region, Submission date: 19 February 2018.

Date: 6th January, 2018 (EPGE G-01/2017-2018) 1. Electric Power Generation Enterprise (EPGE) seeks to invite tender for the purchasing of electricity on Rental basis in Myingyan Region. 2. The concession period for the power plant shall be 5 (five) years from commercial operation date (COD). 3. The Tender Form fees is Myanmar Kyats 300,000/- (Myanmar […]

Yangon, Mon Power Plants to Come Online in ’18

​​ Two new power plants in Yangon Region and Mon State with a combined capacity of 226 megawatts will start power distribution in 2018, U Htay Aung, the deputy permanent secretary for the Ministry of Electricity and Energy, said Thursday. The Yangon power plant in Thaketa township has a capacity of 106 megawatts and the Mon […]

Electric power generation enterprise : EOI for Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA). Closing Date 14 Dec 2017.

Assignment Title: Preparation of an Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) for the New Ywama Power Plant in Yangon Reference No. EPGE-G02/2017 The Government of Myanmar is processing to apply financing from the World Bank toward the cost of the New Ywama Project, and intends to apply part of the proceeds for consulting services. The […]

Three gas turbine power plants expect to generate sufficient electricity supply next year

Three new natural gas-fired power plants with the capacity to generate more than 450 megawatts of power are expected to go live before the coming summer season. That should satisfy the energy demands of the country for 2018, said U Khin Maung Lay, deputy managing director of the Ministry of Electricity and Energy’s (MOEE) Electric […]

Signing of Japanese ODA Loan Agreement with Myanmar: Rehabilitating deteriorating hydropower plants to provide a stable supply of power to Myanmar’s two most populous regions

On April 25, the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) signed a loan agreement (L/A) with the Government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar in Nay Pyi Taw, the capital city, to provide a Japanese ODA loan of up to 10.787 billion yen for the Hydropower Plants Rehabilitation Project. The objective of the project […]

Sembcorp Will Hand $300m Power Plant To Myanmar Government in 22 Years

​​ The Singapore-listed energy company Sembcorp has signed a build-operate-transfer agreement with the Ministry of Elec­tricity and Energy for a 225-megawatt gas-fired power plant in Myingyan, near Mandalay. The signing “represents a key milestone” for the $300 million project, the company said in a state­ment. Under the deal, the Sembcorp Myingyan Power Company will op­erate […]