(Yangon, 21 June, 2008)
- Minister for Electric Power No. 1 Col Zaw Min arrived at Yenwe hydropower plant near Myo Chaung village in Kyaukdaga Township, Bago Division yesterday. At the briefing hall, the minister heard reports on supply of electricity, storage of water in the dam, maintenance of machines and staff welfare presented by plant manager U Tun Chit. Superintending Engineer U Khin Maung Oo of Hydropower Generating Enterprise gave a supplementary report.
- Then, the minister asked about the matters related to education and health of the staff’s families and fulfilled the requirements.
- Next, the minister and party inspected running of machines in the plant. Yenwe hydropower plant was installed with two 12.5 megawatt generators, and the plant generates 123 million kwh yearly.