Devils Gorge is a 500MW hydro power project. It is planned on Zambezi river/basin in Zambia. The project is currently in announced stage. It will be developed in single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2029 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2032.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 500 500 Announced Zambia Zambezi River Authority

Description

The project is being developed and currently owned by Zambezi River Authority.

The project is expected to generate 2,802 GWh of electricity. The project cost is expected to be around $904m.

Development Status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2029. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2032.

Methodology

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