Write on Wednesday, 11 February 2015 Published in Natural Resources
Biluchaung No-2 Hydropower Station Rehabilitation Project underway at the plant in Loikaw, Kayah State, October 3, 2014. Photo: Ye Min/Mizzima
Biluchaung No-2 Hydropower Station Rehabilitation Project underway at the plant in Loikaw, Kayah State, October 3, 2014. Photo: Ye Min/Mizzima

A 55-year-old Japanese-built hydropower plant in the hills of Kayah State that supplies a 10th of Myanmar’s electricity is getting new turbines and generators under a Japanese-sponsored rehabilitation project, according to the Global New Light of Myanmar on February 10.