Cabinet Meeting Approves Stung Tatai Leu Hydropower Dam Development Project

The 150-megawatt Stung Tatai Leu hydropower dam development project was endorsed during the plenary Cabinet Meeting held here this morning under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen.

The endorsement was shared by H.E. Phay Siphan, Minister Attached to the Prime Minister and Chairman of the Royal Government Spokesperson Unit.

The project is located in Thmar Baing district, Koh Kong province.

At the same time, the Cabinet Ministers approved the 500-kilovolt transmission line development projects from Phnom Penh to Cambodia-Laos border and from Battambang to Cambodia-Thailand border.

H.E. Victor Jona, Spokesperson of the Ministry of Mines and Energy, previously said that the 150-megawatt hydropower dam is located upstream of the Tatay River or about 20 kilometres upstream of Stung Tatay River Hydropower Dam, put into operation in 2015.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press