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  1. Asian bank funds 290-MW Nam Ngiep 1 hydro project in Laos

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    Fri, 29 Aug 2014

    hydroelectric project on the Nam Ngiep River in Laos . Japanese construction company Obayashi ..... generation to be used domestically to raise Laos ' household electrification rate. World Bank supports Laos ' hydropower, mining sectors The government

  2. Bank trains Laos hydropower operator in environmental, social management

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    Wed, 29 Oct 2014

    Finance Corp. (IFC) is helping train Laos ' largest hydropower operator, EDL-Generation ..... its major shareholder, Electricite du Laos (EDL). Participants were trained in ..... in 2010 as the first public company in Laos . It has seven hydropower projects under

  1. Bank seeks communications consultant for Laos hydropower, forestry

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    Fri, 2 Aug 2013

    communications specialist for the hydropower and forestry sectors in Laos . Responses are due August 19. IFC announced in June it plans ..... sustainable business in the hydropower and forestry sectors of Laos . Expressions of interest are due August 19, in English, electronically

  2. Laos inaugurates 1,070-MW Nam Theun 2 hydro project

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    Thu, 9 Dec 2010

    Laos has officially inaugurated the 1,070-MW Nam Theun 2 hydroelectric power project, the largest hydro project in Laos . The $1.45 billion project is co-owned by Electricite de France, the Lao government, the Electricity Generating

  3. Bank seeks consultant for Laos hydro developers working group

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    Thu, 15 Nov 2012

    Hydropower Developers Working Group in Laos . Responses are due December 3. IFC recently ..... planning and policy making capacity in Laos ' hydropower sector . IFC plans to establish ..... with hydropower companies operating in Laos by providing specialized training and supporting

  4. UPDATE - New consultant date for Laos' 460-MW Nam Ngum 3

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    Fri, 8 Dec 2006

    MW Nam Ngum 3 hydroelectric project in Laos ' Nam Ngum River Basin. Responses now ..... 983,000 in technical assistance to Laos ' Ministry of Energy and Mines for a cumulative ..... Thai company, a Japanese firm, and the Laos government plan to bring the project on

  5. Sinohydro signs deal to build two hydro plants in Laos

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    Tue, 18 Aug 2009

    two hydroelectric projects and a high-voltage transmission link in Laos in a deal worth $559 million. The deal with Laos ’ state-owned electric utility, Electricite Du Laos , calls for building a 130-MW hydropower plant and a 47-MW hydropower

  6. China firm to develop Laos' 1,320-MW Paklay, 120-MW Nam Ngum 5

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    Fri, 22 Jun 2007

    The government of Laos has signed agreements with a Chinese company to develop Laos ' 1,320-MW Paklay and 120-MW Nam Ngum 5 hydroelectric projects on a build-operate-transfer (BOT) basis. Officials of China's SinoHydro Corp. signed

  7. Vietnam firm to build Laos' 80-MW Nam Kong 2

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    Wed, 23 Apr 2008

    hydroelectric project, which Cavico is to build in Laos . Cavico said April 22 it received approvals from the Vietnam government and Laos ' Ministry of Energy and Mines to invest in the project in Laos ' Attapeu Province, 30 miles from the Vietnam

  8. Test energy generated by Laos' 1,070-MW Nam Theun 2

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    Wed, 8 Jul 2009

    Laos ' 1,070-MW Nam Theun 2 hydroelectric project has delivered ..... Thai Development, Electricity Generating Plc. of Thailand, and Laos government-owned Electricite du Laos , is building Nam Theun 2. The project includes a 39-meter