El Menzel II is a 300MW hydro power project. It is planned in Fes-Meknes, Morocco. The project is currently in announced stage. It will be developed in single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2024 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2027.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||300||–||300||Announced||Fes-Meknes, Morocco||Office National de l’Electricite et de l’Eau Potable|
The project is being developed and currently owned by Office National de l’Electricite et de l’Eau Potable.
El Menzel II is a pumped storage project. The project cost is expected to be around $681.219m.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2024. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2027.
About Office National de l’Electricite et de l’Eau Potable
Office National de l’Electricite et de l’Eau Potable (ONEE), a subsidiary of Copropar SA is an energy service provider. The company provides services in generation, transmission and distribution of electrical energy. It generates electrical power from sources such as thermal, hydraulics, wind turbines and solar. ONEE conducts electricity system planning and rural electrification. The company provides its electrical power services to residential and commercial customers in its service area. It offers electrification services in various villages throughout the country. ONEE is headquartered in Casablanca, Morocco.
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