Capelongo – Ondjiva Line is a 400kV overhead line with a length of 312km from Capelongo, Huila, Angola, to Ondjiva Thermal Power Plant, Cunene, Angola.

The project is expected to be commissioned in 2027.


Capelongo – Ondjiva Line is an overhead line that will be operated by Rede Nacional de Transporte de Electricidade. The line will carry alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.

Approximately $305.8m was financed by the authorities to undertake the construction works of the project.

Capelongo – Ondjiva Line project development status

The construction works on the Capelongo – Ondjiva Line project will be commenced in 2025 and commissioning is expected in 2027.


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