Fincha Amerti Neshe is a 97MW hydro power project. It is located on Neshi river/basin in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 2011. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by Ethiopian Electric Power.

The hydro reservoir capacity is 2.33 million cubic meter. The net head of the project is 587.5m. The penstock diameter is 2.1m. The project cost is $137.8m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 2011.

Contractors involved

China Gezhouba Group was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the hydro power project.

Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 units of pelton turbines, each with 51.1MW nameplate capacity.

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