The RM4.1 billion Murum hydro-electric power dam, able to provide 944MW in power, was officially launched by Yang di-Pertua Negeri Abdul Taib Mahmud today.

The state government has said the dam, located 840km from Kuching, will provide power for a new development corridor in central Sarawak, dubbed the Sarawak Corridor of Renewable Energy (Score). 461 more words