Kundabwika is a 101MW hydro power project. It is planned on Kalungwishi river/basin in Luapula, Zambia. The project is currently in permitting stage. It will be developed in single phase. Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2021.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 101 101 Permitting Luapula, Zambia

Description

The project is currently owned by Government of Zambia.

Kundabwika is a run-of-river project. The project cost is expected to be around $88.796m.

Development Status

Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2021.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project will be sold to ZESCO under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors Involved

China National Electric Engineering is expected to render EPC services for the hydro power project.

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