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  1. World Bank’s US$100 million credit to Myanmar continues hydroelectric infrastructure development in Irrawaddy River Basin

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    Thu, 26 Feb 2015

    Some of the 20 planned hydropower plants for Myanmar (formerly Burma), which is located in South ..... Government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar Ministry of Electric Power (MOEP). Myanmar has numerous hydroelectric projects in development

  2. China seeks solution to Myanmar's suspension of 6,000-MW Myitsone

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    Wed, 12 Oct 2011

    Officials of China and Myanmar met this week to "settle matters" related to Myanmar 's abrupt suspension of construction of the 6 ..... hydroelectric project by Chinese contractors on Myanmar 's Irrawaddy River. China's state-run Xinhua

  1. Toshiba wins turbine contract for Myanmar's 308-MW Upper Yeywa hydropower plant

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    Mon, 30 Mar 2015

    Corporation has been awarded a contract by the Myanmar Electric Power Enterprise to supply four ..... Group said that the award is its second in Myanmar after the company previously supplied ..... the Myitnge River, the plant is part of Myanmar 's plan to further cultivate its hydroelectric

  2. Norway agency seeks hydropower consulting for Myanmar

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    Thu, 11 Sep 2014

    consultancy services to the government of Myanmar . Bids are due October 3. Norway provides capacity building assistance to Myanmar 's Ministry of Energy through the ..... og Energidirektorat (NVE). The Myanmar Minister of Electric Power recently

  3. Myanmar signs Thai, Singapore firms to build 600-MW Taninthayi

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    Wed, 15 Oct 2008

    Myanmar 's Ministry for Electric Power No. 1 has named firms from ..... hydroelectric project on the Taninthayi River in southern Myanmar . The government-run New Light of Myanmar reported ministry officials signed a memorandum of understanding

  4. Myanmar approves Thanlwin River hydropower project

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    Wed, 28 May 2014

    The Myanmar Minister of Electric Power has granted ..... Thanlwin project's development with the Myanmar government in 2010. HydroWorld.com reported ..... partners had met with officials from China and Myanmar to discuss the suspension of construction

  5. India to help build Myanmar's 1,200-MW Tamanthi, 600-MW Shwezaye

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    Mon, 22 Sep 2008

    developer has signed an agreement with the Myanmar government to develop the 1,200-MW ..... MW Shwezaye hydroelectric projects on Myanmar 's Chindwin River. Chairman S.K ..... NHPC) and Col. Zaw Min, minister of Myanmar 's Ministry of Electric Power No. 1

  6. Grenade attack prompts evacuation of 1,200-MW Hutgyi site in Myanmar

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    Wed, 5 Sep 2007

    the 1,200-MW Hutgyi hydroelectric project in Myanmar killed a worker from neighboring Thailand and forced ..... National Union has waged a guerrilla war against the Myanmar government. Myanmar troops escorted 42 employees of Electricity Generating

  7. Myanmar , India scrap two hydroelectric projects

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    Thu, 6 Jun 2013

    hydropower projects planned for construction in Myanmar , sources report. Affected by the decision ..... both of which would have been built on Myanmar 's Chindwin River. HydroWorld.com ..... Hydroelectric Power Corporation (NHPC) and Myanmar officials had signed agreements to develop

  8. China, Myanmar , Thailand to study 7,000-MW hydro project

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    Tue, 16 Nov 2010

    China, Myanmar and Thailand have agreed to study a 7,000-MW Myanmar hydropower project that would be Southeast Asia's ..... billion project would be built on the Salween River in Myanmar over 15 years, China's State-owned Assets Supervision