Phnom Penh (FN), March 18 - Keo Rattanak, Minister attached to Prime Minister and Director General of EDC, confirmed to Fresh News Monday that a new 150 megawatt coal-fired power plant in Sihanoukville's Stung Hav will launch in September 2019.

According to Rattanak, the project has started its construction for more than two years, jointly managed by General Electric (GE) and Toshiba.

The construction of the power plant is invested by Malaysian firm Cambodia Energy II Co., Ltd., having GE as supplier of electrical equipment for both the plant and distribution network.