Gribo-Popoli is an 112.9MW hydro power project. It is planned on Sassandra river/basin in Bas-Sassandra, Ivory Coast. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the under construction stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2021 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2027. Buy the profile here.

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The project is being developed by Sinohydro and is currently owned by Societe d'Operation Ivoirienne d'Electricite.

The hydro reservoir capacity is planned to be 82 million cubic meter. The project is expected to generate 554 GWh of electricity.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2021. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2027.

Contractors involved

Sinohydro is expected to render engineering procurement construction services for the hydro power project.

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About Sinohydro

Sinohydro Corp Ltd (Sinohydro), a subsidiary of Power Construction Corporation of China, is a state-owned engineering and construction company executing large- and medium-scale hydropower projects. Sinohydro offers comprehensive services such as financing and engineering, purchasing, implementation, and operation of projects. The company's main activities encompass a broad range of sectors, including power, water conservancy, transport infrastructure, and civil works. Its services are utilized across various industries, particularly in emerging economies with a growing need for transportation infrastructure and energy resources. The company operates globally, with ongoing projects in over 80 countries across Asia, Africa, and America, and potential new markets in Eastern Europe. Sinohydro is headquartered in Beijing, China.

This content was updated on 22 April 2024

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