Louga is a 246MW hydro power project. It is planned on Sassandra river/basin in Ivory Coast. 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 2023.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 246 246 Permitting Ivory Coast CI-Energies

Description

The project is being developed and currently owned by CI-Energies.

The project is expected to generate 1,330 GWh of electricity. The project cost is expected to be around $647m.

The hydro power project consists of 3 units of bulb turbines.

Development Status

Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2023.

Contractors Involved

Sinohydro is expected to render EPC services for the hydro power project.

Methodology

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