26 Feb '13, 5pm

Geothermal Expansion at Ethiopia Plant a Signal of More to Come

Geothermal Expansion at Ethiopia Plant a Signal of More to Come

And according to 2merkato.com and Ethiopian Business News , the equipment is already arriving. As of 2012, Aluto-Langano was the only operating geothermal power plant in the country with a capacity of 7.3 MW. The proposed expansion will bring the plant’s capacity to 70 MW, Miskir Negash of Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation was quoted. The project is estimated to cost about US$35 million and is funded by $10 million from the Ethiopian government, a $13 million loan from World Bank, and a $12 million grant from the Japanese government. Cluff Geothermal (UK) is looking at opportunities in Ethiopia. “In Ethiopia we have conducted a scoping environmental impact assessment on a site close to the town of Metehara,” Cluff managing director George Day was quoted by The Guardian . “The government of Ethiopia has strong commitments to developing geothermal as part of its energy mi...

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