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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...

28.01.2014 , World Economic Forum in collaboration with Accenture and the Asian Development Bank

New Energy Architecture: Myanmar

Myanmar is resource-rich and strategically located between the People’s Republic of China (PRC) and India, at the crossroads between East and South...

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It makes sense for townships to explore microgrids, which could ease ever-increasing energy demands.

Villages in Myanmar are taking electricity generation into their own hands, turning to solar...

Mini-grids could possibly hold the answer to the speedy and cost-effective expansion of electricity...

Access to electricity can bring significant economic benefits to communities, but in many rural...

With hydropower facing increasing objection from society, how will the former hermit nation power...

The ministry will team up with the Rural Development Department overseen by the Ministry of...

Italy will lend €30 million to Myanmar for solar panels to light up rural residential areas in Chin...

Smart Power Myanmar and The Asia Foundation, both international development nonprofit organisations,...

Because of the challenges that energy companies face extending the grid to rural areas, many energy...

The French energy giant has been increasingly active in the off-grid clean energy space in India and...

The government said its solar electrification project has allowed almost 200,000 households to...

A Pyithu Hluttaw (Lower House) legislator has called on the government to come up with a...