Dam problems in Ethiopia | DW Environment | DW.COM | 20.03.2017 – Deutsche Welle

Deutsche Welle Dam problems in Ethiopia | DW Environment | DW.COM | 20.03.2017Deutsche WelleWhen it's finished, the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam will be Africa's largest hydroelectric plant. But not everyone is happy... 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 »

Meles Zenawi Says Global Concerns Over Hydro Plan Won’t Hurt Funding

(Bloomberg) — Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi said he doesn’t expect international concerns over the country’s hydroelectric program to hurt financing plans. “Because we are funding most of our projects from our... 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 »

Ethiopia says it plans to build 4 new Nile dams to become ‘power hub’

ADDIS ABABA, (AP) — Ethiopia says it will build four more hydroelectric dams on the Nile river as part of a plan to become a power hub for Africa. Ethiopian power corporation... Read more »
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Ethiopia Begins Electricity Exports to Djibouti, EEPC Says

Ethiopia began power exports to its Horn of Africa neighbor Djibouti, an Ethiopian Electric Power Corp. spokesman said. The electricity shipments began on May 27, Addis Tagele, a spokesman for the state-owned... Read more »

Tekeze hydro project Named one of Power Engineering Projects of the Year

ORLANDO, Fla. Power Engineering magazine recognized the 2010 Projects of the Year Award finalists and announced the winners. The Tekeze hydro project in Ethiopia won the Project of the Year Award for... 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 »