Wednesday, September 26, 2007

France's EDF to invest $4 billion USD in Veitnam power plant

PARIS (Thomson Financial) - EDF plans to invest 4 bln usd in a coal-fired power plant in Vietnam's Mekong Delta, state-run newspaper Tien Phong reported.

The government has approved the project and EDF is studying a site at Song Hau industrial park, it quoted EDF country director Yves Desbazeille as saying.

The plant will have a total capacity of 3,600 MW.