SYMBION LAKE KIVU PROJECT


Overview

  • Reference: P-RW-F00-005
  • Appraisal Date: 13/12/1901
  • Board Presentation: 28/09/2016
  • Status: PipelinePIPE
  • Implementing Agency: --
  • Location: RWANDANS

Description

The project scope includes development, construction and operation of

(i) Offshore facility; two Freestanding Riser and Separator Sy stems("FRSS") extracting gas dissolved within a deep layer of water in Lake Kivu and processing it to remove water and other gases to concentrate the methane content to make it suitable for supplying gas-fired generators to produce electricity.

(ii) Onshore 50 MW gas fired power plant. The Plant will be connected to the offshore facility via submerged pipelines (13 km). Electricity will be transferred to the Rwandan 220 kV grid at the Connection Point.


Key contacts

EL GAZZAR Ahmed Mohamed - PESD2


Estimated Cost

Amount
 170,000,000