In 2021, Yunnan will import 1.5 billion KWH of clean hydropower from Myanmar

2022-05-15 0 By

China Southern Power Grid Yunnan International Co., LTD. (HEREINAFTER referred to as Yunnan International Co., LTD) learned that in 2021, Yunnan International Co., LTD will import 1.5 billion kilowatt-hours of clean hydropower from Myanmar through the three channels of west yunnan and southwest Yunnan, reducing about 1.32 million tons of carbon dioxide emissions (calculated based on 877 grams of carbon dioxide emissions per kilowatt-hour).This will not only help Myanmar absorb surplus hydropower and further promote energy cooperation in the Lancang-Mekong region, but also promote carbon emission reduction in Yunnan province and ease the power supply shortage.Since 2021, myanmar COVID – 19 outbreak influence power demand fell sharply, yunnan international communication related parties actively, active response to myanmar demand, timely adjustment of additional electricity purchasing plan, intensify cooperation with yunnan power grid corporation, encrypted network line patrol maintenance, to speed up relief small hydropower sends out the obstacles, western yunnan import channel flow outside the clean water and electricity.In May 2021, Kunming Electric Power Exchange Center issued a green electricity certificate to Yunnan International Company, and the proportion of green electricity was 98.14%.In the next step, Under the “dual carbon” goal and the “Belt and Road” initiative, Yunnan International Company will continue to explore the implementation path to promote the optimal allocation of clean energy in the Lancang-Mekong Region, complement each other’s advantages with win-win cooperation, and play a good demonstration role in promoting the power interconnection and green development of the power market in the Lancang-Mekong Region.(would)