Ethiopia offers Eritrea chance to end Africa’s longest war

Image copyright AFP Image caption Ethiopia says it will withdraw its troops from the Badme region, as Eritrea has long demanded Ethiopia’s surprise announcement that it will abide by a 2002 border... Read more »

Ethiopia moves to take stake in Port of Djibouti after PM’s visit

Ethiopia will take a stake in the Port of Djibouti, its main gateway for trade, under a deal reached between the two countries, state media outlets said on Tuesday. Djibouti had been... Read more »

Ethiopian Electric Power gives Italian firm Koysha hydro contract

Last week, the Italian construction company, Salini Impregilo, announced that it signed a contract agreement with EEP to build the Koysha hydroelectric power plant estimated at €2.5 billion ($27 million) to be located... 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 »

Table Toppers Face-Off in EPL Week Nine

By Dawit Tolesa The ninth week Ethiopian premier league fixture will see table toppers Sidama Coffee take on Welayta Dicha in Debub Derby as Ethiopian Electric Power face archrivals St. George in... Read more »
Kenya agrees with Ethiopia for import electricity

Kenya and Ethiopia agreed on price of importing electricity

Kenya has agreed to start importing electricity from Ethiopia at $0.07 (Sh5.80) per kilowatt hour, in what the Ministry of Energy terms as a competitive rate. The deal to import 400MW was... Read more »

Kenya to Import Ethiopian Energy

Kenya will sign a power purchase agreement today with Ethiopia that will kick-off a massive project that will see the country get an additional 400MW by 2016. Speaking on Monday at Safari... Read more »

Ethiopia and Djibouti to Sign Electricity Export Agreement Today

Signing the agreement will make the electricity export trial period permanent A high-level delegation from the government and the Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation (EEPCO) is expected to travel to Djibiouti to sign... Read more »
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 »

Ethiopia: Bosnian company energoinvest wins $45mn power transmission deal

APA-(Addis Ababa)  Ethiopia and an energy giant in Bosnia have agreed a $45 million power transmission line deal, the Ethiopian Electric and Power Corporation (EEPCo) said on Thursday. The deal was struck... Read more »