Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Norochcholai coal power to kick off

( Minister of Power and Energy has taken action to begin the construction work on the country’s first coal power plant project in Norochcholai.

The plant will be constructed in three phases of 300 MW each, and the first stage is expected to be completed by 2010. Construction is set to begin within the next few months and 50% feasibility work has been already done, Minister of Power and Energy W.D.J. Senevirathne said. Full text