Electricity supply: MoEP Union Minister held meeting with YESC

8 February 2023
2023-02-08 10:17

The meeting of Union Minister for Electric Power U Thaung Han with the personnel from Yangon Electricity Supply Corporation was held at the meeting hall of YESC (Headquarters) in the morning on February 7.

First, the Chair of YESC U Aung Kyaw Oo clarified the status of electricity supply to the districts and townships in the Yangon Region and the arrangements of distributing electricity in coming hot and dry season and the General Manager (Finance) and managers reported the status of collecting finance.

In responding to the clarifications and reports, the Union Minister gave necessary instructions including awareness on the individual security, office and infrastructure buildings and substations’ security, arrangements have been made to supply electricity in the coming hot and dry season, for the extension of supply, the arrangements are being made to extend the construction of hydro-power and wind power plants.

The target of implementations is 2025 to fulfill requirements. The district managers, district engineers, township managers and engineers should systematically supervise the daily collection etc.

Next, the Union Minister inspected the preparations of exhibition booths representing the Ministry of Electric Power including replicas of hydro-electric power projects, power plants, cable lines and substations and related materials of power cable and substation and instructed necessaries to the responsible officials, its’ learnt.

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