Transmission Interconnection Project from Lao PDR (Pak Beng or Pak Nguyen) to Thailand (Tha Wang Pha)


Project TBD
Related Projects -
Type Loan
Sector Energy
Country Regional
Start -
End -
Status Future
Last Edited 05 Jul 2021


US$('000) 0
Funding sources for this project have not been determined.

Project Description

The project will construct a 500-kV AC transmission line from the Lao PDR (Pak Beng or Pak Nguyen) to Thailand (Tha Wang Pha); 120 km length and 800 MW peak capacity. This project is currently under consideration and subject to a power purchase agreement (PPA) approval by both sides.

Progress (as of March 2021)



Contact 1
Contact Name Mr. Chanthaly Chansompheng (Lao PDR)/ Mr. Vudthidech Chamniku (Thailand)
Organization Office of the GMS National Coordinator, Lao PDR/ Office of GMS National Coordinator, Thailand
Email (Lao PDR)/ vudthidech@ (Thailand)
Contact 2
Contact Name -
Organization -
Email -

News and Multimedia