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Japan to back LNG power plant in SL

The Japanese Government is giving assurances to support the building of an LNG Gas Power Plant in Sri Lanka in order to address the power shortage in the country.

Insufficient rain for hydropower reservoirs – Ministry

The Ministry of Power and Energy says that main reservoirs have not received adequate rainfall in the past few months despite several places in the country experiencing heavy rains in the Monsoon season.

PUCSL to let CEB purchase 100MW of power

The Public Utilities Commission of Sri Lanka (PUCSL) has approved a decision by the Ceylon Electricity Board ( CEB) to purchase 1000 MW from the private sector.