Nam-Mang 1 Hydropower Project Close To Completion


Construction of Nam-Mang 1 hydropower project in Phonsavanh village, Thaphabath district of Borikhamxay province is almost complete (99 percent) and is expected to be operational for electricity generation by October this year, Laophatthana newspaper reported yesterday.

The newspaper reported, referring to the provincial Energy and Mines Department, that construction work on the 771 billion kip (US$94.99million) hydropower project began in 2013, and it will have the capacity to produce 224.8 GWh annually.


Source: Vientiane Times