Gibe III Could Start Power Generation By June

A much-delayed USD 1.8 billion dam project under construction along Ethiopia’s Omo River could begin generating power by June and be fully operational by early 2016. Gibe III will nearly double the... Read more »

Ethiopia dam project could start generating power in June – CCTV

Ethiopia’s $1.8 billion dam project under construction along river Omo could begin generating power by June and be fully operational by early 2016. Gilgel Gibe III Dam will nearly double the country’s... Read more »

Controversial Ethiopia dam project could generate electricity by June

A much-delayed $1.8 billion (Sh163 billion) dam project under construction along Ethiopia’s Omo River could begin generating power by June and be fully operational by early 2016, an official said on Thursday.... Read more »

Ethiopia dam project could start power generation by June – official

ADDIS ABABA Jan 1 (Reuters) – A much-delayed $1.8 billion dam project under construction along Ethiopia’s Omo river could begin generating power by June and be fully operational by early 2016, an... Read more »

Aora’s solar tulips start shining in Ethiopia, without water!

Tweet Email Tweet Email Investments in solar energy innovations are not dead! Remember those weird and wonderful solar energy harvesting tulips planted in Israel and Spain? Seen miles away the sky-high tulips... Read more »

Report highlights ‘$5bn dollar potential’ of Ethiopia’s mining and geothermal … – Out

Ethiopia has the potential to earn $5 billion a year from the mining sector and by tapping into geothermal energy sources, according to a new report.13 Oct 2014 Read more »

Ethiopia – An Alternative Energy Future Beyond Hydropower?

Like many countries in Africa, Ethiopia is investigating the country’s renewable energy potential. While recent hydroelectric projects, including the 1,870 megawatt $2.2 billion Gilgel Gibe III dam on the Omo River and... Read more »

Ethiopia on Way to National Energy Map

Study identifies wind, solar potentials whose lack of information has been leaving the resources untapped The first phase of a project aimed at producing a comprehensive and updated energy sector data for... Read more »
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Potential for Ethiopia to Produce and Export Renewable Energy

By Harry Valentine, Commentator/Energy Researcher:- Several years ago the European group called Desertec developed a strategy to generate renewable energy resources across the Middle East and North Africa (the MENA) and export... Read more »