YANGON — The government has been pushing plans for coal-fired power plants to address Myanmar’s great need for electricity.
Renewable energy expert Hans-Josef Fell talks about how Myanmar can develop its energy plan. Fell is a former parliamentarian in Germany and the current president of the Berlin-based Energy Watch Group.
The Myanmar government has been proposing the use of coal-fired power plants but many people disagree with this option. What do you think?
Hans-Josef Fell: Strategies employing fossil energies like coal will lead to public or private bankruptcy. Look at Germany. Ten years ago, the German utilities invested in new coal power stations. …read more
Source: The Irrawaddy