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07.09.2020 , Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research, Mercy Corps Myanmar & Renewable Energy Association of Myanmar

Bridging agricultural livelihoods and energy access - Barriers and opportunities for rice and rice husk value chains in Labutta, Myanmar

This report presents the results of a one-year collaborative research project between Mercy Corps Myanmar, Renewable Energy Association of...

In 2015, Brighterlite entered Myanmar, becoming its first provider of pay-as-you-go solar electricity. Now, two years later, we have closed our...
Ma Khine, a mother of four, talks about how the installed solar mini grids in the Myin Chi Naing village in Myanmar electrify the streetlights that...
For generations, residents of this farming village in central Myanmar had a set rhythm to their day - waking up with the sunrise and going to sleep...
Four feet in length, of aggressive disposition, and deadly poisonous: you don’t want to stand on a Russell’s viper in the dark. Especially if there’s...
An off-grid solar-plus-storage setup is helping prevent villagers in a remote part of Myanmar from suffering one of the most painful deaths...
Last year, Rubén Salgado Escudero won the Portraiture category at the Sony World Photography Awards for his project, Solar PortraitsWhen Rubén...
With Myanmar’s historic elections around the corner, the international community has focused its attention on this former military regime’s...

ABB is planning to partner with Pact Myanmar for establishing solar battery charging stations in the Tada Oo township of Mandalay, Central Myanmar.

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In a recently published report supported by The Rockefeller Foundation, Accenture Development Partnerships assessed the suitability of off-grid energy...

Country News

The government should roll out policies that encourage local developers.

More than 450,000 people in rural Myanmar are expected to gain access to clean energy for the first...

Myanmar has effectively excluded potential foreign bidders from a major solar farm tender by...

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) is considering investing a further US$87 million in Yoma...

Major solar power tender's terms are seemingly designed to leave foreign investors in the dark.

Myanmar should rethink its electrification plan to acknowledge the worldwide growth of personal...

Yoma Micro Power has set up its 250th solar-hybrid power plant in rural Myanmar, with the innovative...

The two sides also called for cooperation in timber trafficking, and conservation of tigers and...

With a US$1.6 million mini-grid installed, more than a thousand households on the island of Yesagyo...

The Rural Development’s mini-grid programs are part of the World Bank-supported Myanmar National...

A decentralised form of energy supply is taking hold across Asia. What will this mean for suppliers...

Iinthe future, GE may come to Myanmar to invest in factories to support its expansion into...