Myanmar LNG projects overcome pandemic and sceptics

China and Hong Kong-led consortium has started operating first of three planned facilities as Yangon targets nationwide electrification A Chinese-backed LNG-to-power project that recently started generating electricity for the largest city in Myanmar underlines rising Chinese involvement in the Southeast Asian country’s growing gas and power sectors. The first phase of an LNG-fired power station […]

Total targets final decisions on Myanmar, Ivory Coast LNG projects this year

SINGAPORE, Feb 28 (Reuters) – France’s Total expects to take a final investment decision (FID) on liquefied natural gas (LNG) import projects in Myanmar and Ivory Coast this year as part of the oil major’s expansion into emerging markets, an executive said on Wednesday. Jean-Pierre Mateille, vice president of trading at Total Gas & Power […]

Myanmar considers LNG to meet growing energy demand

Energy demand in Myanmar is rising fast. The country is abundantly rich in natural energy resources, but the investment of capital and technology will not be able to unlock these resources in time to fulfill the growing need for power. In the meantime, the Ministry of Energy is considering its options for imported fuel to […]

Ministry extends electricity tender for 15 industrial zones in Yangon

Subscribe to our tender alert mailing list A power and natural gas tender to supply electricity to 15 industrial zones has been extended to August 15, according to the reports from the Ministry of Electric Power. Natural gas will be used in power plants operated under the Ministry of Electric Power and purchased through gas […]