ACHWA II HYDROPOWER PLANT


Overview

  • Reference: P-UG-FAB-007
  • Approval date: 14/12/2016
  • Start date: 14/12/2017
  • Appraisal Date: 03/10/2016
  • Status: ApprovedAPVD
  • Implementing Agency: --
  • Location: Uganda

Description

Design, construction and operation of a 42 MW (4x10.5 MW turbines) turnkey run-of-river hydropower plant (HPP) with an annual output of 281 GWh along the Achwa river, in Gulu district, Northern Uganda, including a 38km access road. Client intends to implement in total five plants (109MW) in the region, Achwa 2 being the first one. This greenfield plant shall be interconnected to the grid by a 140km transmission line (t-line) to the substation at Lira to be constructed by the Uganda Electricity and Transmission Company Limited ("UETCL").


Key contacts

EL GAZZAR Ahmed Mohamed - PERN1


Costs

Finance source Amount
ADBUSD 14,330,754
DeltaUSD 64,477,646
TotalUSD 78,808,400