Ayame is a 50MW hydro power project. It is located on Bia river/basin in Comoe, Ivory Coast. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1959.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 50 50 Active Comoe, Ivory Coast

Description

The project is currently owned by CI-Energies.

The hydro reservoir capacity is 1,100 million cubic meter. The project generated 200 GWh of electricity.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in 1959.

Contractors Involved

Ayame (Ayame 1) is equipped with Andritz Hydro turbines. The phase consists of 2 turbines, each with 10MW nameplate capacity.

Ayame (Ayame 2) is equipped with Andritz Hydro turbines. The phase consists of 2 turbines, each with 15MW nameplate capacity.

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