26 Nov '11, 4pm

Ethiopia Launches Six Wind, One Geothermal Power Project

Ethiopia Launches Six Wind, One Geothermal Power Project

Ethiopia’s considers itself a “powerhouse of Africa.” Comprising three climate zones, it ranks second in Africa in terms of hydropower potential, after the Democratic Republic of Congo, and exports significant amounts of electricity to its East African neighbors. Ethiopia’s Water and Energy Minister in March announced a plan to add 5,250 MW of electricity generating capacity by building the Grand Millennium Dam of Ethiopia , which would dam the Nile River near the border with Sudan.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2011/11/26/ethiopia-launches-six...

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