Ye Nwe generates 123 mln kwh per year

October 15, 2008

(Nay Pyi Taw, 14 Oct, 2008)

  • Minister for Electric Power No. (1) Col Zaw Min inspected inflow of water to Ye Nwe dam at the main embankment of  Ye Nwe hydro power station, about 2.5 miles west of Myochaung village in Kyaukdaga Township this morning. The minister gave instructions on maintenance of sluice gate.
  • The minister inspected running of No. 1 and No. 2 machines, operating of panel, turbine generators and switch yard at the ground floor of the station. Afterwards, the minister left instructions in meeting with staff.
  • The minister inspected tail race channel and operating of turbines.
  • Ye Nwe hydropower station is installed with 25 Megawatt and can generate 123 million kwh per year.