29 Nov '13, 4pm

Ethiopia plans 300MW of solar -Recharge News

A feasibility study completed earlier this year has received both technical and financial approval from the government. No date for groundbreaking on the projects was given. “This project represents a significant advance in our Ethiopian energy initiative and is now part of our comprehensive Energy Plan," says energy minister Alemayehu Tegenu. "Given Ethiopia’s large hydro-electric generation capacity and now wind and geothermal power generation coming on-line, large scale solar fits nicely into our energy portfolio and will provide significant power generation capacity much faster than the other renewable technologies." Ethiopia was named one of US Log in to read complete article.

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