Shweli III – Kankaung Line is a 500kV overhead line with a length of 418.34km from Shweli, Shan, Myanmar, to Kankaung, Bagan, Myanmar.

The project, which is currently in the planning stage, is expected to be commissioned in 2023.


Shweli III – Kankaung Line is an overhead line that will be operated by Ministry of Electricity and Energy, Myanmar. The line will carry alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.

Shweli III – Kankaung Line project development status

The construction works on the Shweli III – Kankaung Line project commissioning is expected in 2023.


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