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IMG 3773 Edit   5th May 2017 , Vientiane Capital, Lao PDR

The Mekong River Commission is striking a balance between development and protection of the Mekong river

*By: Pham Tuan Phan, MRC CEO                                 *Read in Khmer/Lao**

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JEP9869 edit   17th January 2017 , Vientiane, Lao PDR

Pak Beng hydropower project

The Pak Beng hydropower project is proposed on the Mekong mainstream in the northern territory of Lao PDR. The run-of-river project with capacity of 912 MW and the average annual generation of 4,775 GWh is expected to produce power for domestic supply and export. The dam is located between the Jinghong hydropower project in China and the Xayaburi hydropower project in Laos.