As the second phase of the public power-generating programme ‘Surya Bala Sangramaya’ (SBS) launched by His Excellency President Maithripala Sirisena, the Ceylon Electricity Board together with the Ministry of Power & Renewable Energy of Sri Lanka, has now opened international competitive bidding by announcing the Request for Proposals (RFP) for…
Public Utilities Commission of Sri Lanka (PUCSL), the electricity sector regulator, seeks public comments on the input data parameters and assumptions of the Least Cost Long Term Generation Expansion Plan (LCLTGEP) 2018-2037 submitted by the Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB). LCLTGEP of CEB is prepared based on the input data. “This…
Colombo. Monday 13 February 2017. A million dollar investment by a renowned Japanese investor paves the way for 700Kw mini hydro project at Erathna in Ratnapura. The project which is nearing completion is due to be commissioned in August 2017. Zero Plus Co., Ltd, a reputed corporate with high stakes…
Investment to reach 150Mn USD as project expands to 100Mw Colombo. Monday 06 February 2017. A multi-million dollar project for the establishment of a Solar Power Plant in Sri Lanka is underway with investment from three prestigious Japanese companies through a Japanese consortium. The companies which are Shibatasyoji Co., Ltd.,…
Benefits are numerous that buildings and households in Sri Lanka can gain by switching to Solar Power. But although being a tropical country’s that has a sunny weather throughout over a half year annually only a less than 0.5% all households in the country had adopted Solar Power to their…
President and German Ambassador to Sri Lanka and the Maldives inaugurate Solar PV system powering Ananda College H.E. President of Sri Lanka Maithripala Sirisena and H.E. Jörn Rohde German Ambassador to Sri Lanka and the Maldives officially handed over the facilities awarded for the winner of the Green Energy Champion…
- Solar tracking system of the Plant will ensure a 20% higher yield than a fixed one. - Will contribute 22,000 Mega Watt hours of green energy to the national grid. - At full capacity, the 10 Mega Watt plant can light up 10,000 homes January 13th, 2017; Hayleys Group…
Kelani Cables PLC that produces the number one secure electrical and communication cable in Sri Lanka, held the final ‘Kelani Visura’ electrical technicians’ workshop for 2016 at Jade Green Hotel, Hambantota recently. Kelani Cables PLC unveiled ‘Kelani Visura’ programs a decade back as a part of its CSR initiative; ‘Electrical…
A. Summary A.1. Risks in December 2016 • Only 2 units of Lakvijaya Plant are available. • Even with full availability of thermal power plants, about 500 MW of Hydro power contribution is essential to meet the night peak demand. Hence, it is required to minimize the hydro dispatch during…
Continuing to deliver on a longstanding commitment to sustainability, EFL opened a solar power plant in Wellampitiya on 16th November 2016. The occasion was marked by a special ceremony attended by Hon Deputy Minister of Power and Energy Ajith P. Perera as chief guest alongside top management of EFL and…