Upper Thanlwin is a 1,400MW hydro power project. It is planned on Thanlwin river/basin in Shan, Myanmar. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the dormant stage. It will be developed in a single phase. Buy the profile here.

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The project is being developed by Hanergy Holding Group and Powerchina International Group. Asia World and Hanergy Holding Group are currently owning the project.

Upper Thanlwin is a run-of-river project. The net head of the project will be 54m. The project is expected to generate 7,142 GWh of electricity.

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About Hanergy Holding Group

Hanergy Holding Group Ltd (Hanergy) operates as a clean energy company that provides thin-film solar power solutions. The company’s businesses activities include thin-film solar power generation, hydropower, wind power, energy conservation and emission reduction. Its products include building integrated photovoltaic systems (BIPV), building attached photovoltaic systems (BAPV), PV application products and ground mounted PV power stations. Hanergy’s BIPV systems find application in transparent thin-film glass, skylight roof-tops, and PV curtain walls. The company’s photovoltaic application products comprise off-grid PV power systems used in solar powered streetlights, emergency lighting and camping products. It operates in Asia Pacific, Africa, the America and European countries. Hanergy is headquartered in Beijing, China.

About Powerchina International Group

Powerchina International Group Ltd (PowerChina) is a provider of engineering consulting services. It provides contracting, survey and design services for water conservation, wind power, thermal power, hydropower projects, and infrastructure projects. PowerChina is headquartered in Beijing, China.

This content was updated on 22 April 2024

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.