(KPL) The Namtha 3 Hydropower Plant in Namtha district, Luang Namtha province, is expected to begin its power generation in mid-2011.
A tariff memorandum of understanding of the hydropower project was signed in Vientiane Capital on December 28.
The signatories of the agreement were Deputy Director of Electricite du Laos Savarth Phoumlavanh and Director of DPS Bridge and Road Construction Company Kaypheth Douangpaseuth.
The signing ceremony was witnessed by Director of Electricite du Laos Khammany Inthilath and relevant officials of both sides.
With an installation capacity of 1.25 MW, the plant is estimated to generate six gigawatt-hours per year and sell the power to the Electricite du Laos.