LAK 600 Billion Solar Power Farm Takes Shape

Attapeu Authorities have allowed the NVPE Company from Singapore to invest in a solar power development project in the province, worth over 600 billion kip (US$ 74.587 million).

The solar power development project will be located at KM 37 Hadsane Village, Xaysettha District, covering an area of 120 hectares over three locations, with an expected generation capacity of 45 MW.

This project will contribute to Attapeu’s socio-economic development growth and promote clean, environmentally friendly and sustainable power, improve the living conditions of locals, as well as generate revenue for the province.

The signing ceremony of the agreement was held in Attapeu province on May 19 between Attapeu Governor Nam Viyaket and Director of Singapore NVPE Company Landcer Vandera Wen.

Witnesses at the function were Director of the Attapeu Provincial Planning and Investment Department Soulichanh Phonkeo, Director of Attapeu Provincial Department of Energy and Mines Vithaya Phommachanh, local authorities and representatives from relevant sectors.

Source: Lao News Agency