Mihret Debebe of EEPC

Ethiopia says plans to build two more Nile dams

(Reuters) – Ethiopia has announced plans to construct two dams along its share of the Nile, six months after embarking on a 5,250 MW power plant that rankled Egypt over concerns it... Read more »
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Egypt welcomes Nile Dam construction only if it’s not affecting their Quota

According to the Egyptian weekly online Al-Ahram a delegation of Egypt visited Ethiopian last week successfully delivered a message that they welcome any construction of Dam only if it is not affecting... Read more »
Prime minister Essam Sharaf

Egypt Prime Minister to visit Ethiopia and discuss on Nile

Egypt Prime Minister Essam Sharaf wants to come to Addis Ababa for official visit and discuss on the current situation of Nile River. According to Ethiopianreporter report PM Sharaf told Mohammd Drir... Read more »
Dina-Mufti

Ethiopia dismisses Egyptian war threat over Nile Dam

EthiopianReporter By Merga Yonas and Zekarias Sintayehu The Ethiopian Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) downplayed the Egyptian government statement of instructing its military to prepare for any eventuality regarding a crucial water... Read more »

Ethiopia start construction Africa’s biggest dam over Nile River (VIDEO)

Meles Zanawi  laid the corner stone for the Millennium Dam construction this morning (April 2, 2011) APA-Addis Ababa: Ethiopia on Saturday starts construction works on Africa’s biggest hydroelectric dam, expected to generate... Read more »
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Ethiopia to Start Work on Nile Hydropower Plant, Meles Zenawi Says

Bloomberg: Ethiopia will start work on a hydropower plant in its Nile basin within the next few weeks, Prime Minister Meles Zenawi said. The plant will be 40 kilometers from the Sudan... Read more »
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Ethiopia Plans Power Exports to Sudan After Rains Boost Dams

Supplies to Sudan will total about 200 megawatts, while 150 megawatts may also be sold to Djibouti should there be sufficient supplies, said Mekuria Lemma, head of strategic management and programming at... Read more »

Harsco Expands Presence in Africa, Secures Infrastructure Support Role on Major Hydroelectric Project in Ethiopia

HARRISBURG, Pa. Worldwide industrial services and engineered products company Harsco Corporation  announced today that its Harsco Infrastructure business has been selected to provide specialized concrete forming equipment and related engineering support for... Read more »