Yoma Micro Power projects to power telecommunications towers and rural communities

Last Modified: Sat Apr 07 2018 22:09:38 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 10
    Number of micro power plants that have been constructed in the Sagaing Region of Myanmar as part of Yoma Micro Power project. The project aims to generate and distribute electricity using solar-based micro power plants and mini-grids to power telecom towers in rural Myanmar as well as off-grid communities.
  • 10
    Number of telecommunications towers powered.
  • 700,000
    Number of people that are benefiting from electricity sourced through these micro grids.
  • 2,000
    + Number of micro power plants that Yoma plans to set up by 2022.
  • $28 million
    Investment that will be made jointly by YOMA STRATEGIC Holdings Ltd (YSH), International Finance Corporation (IFC) and Norfund to invest US$28 million in Yoma Micro Power Pte Ltd. that will provide the funding necessary for the plants to be set up.