Mambilla is a 3,050MW hydro power project. It is planned on Donga river/basin in Taraba, Nigeria. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the permitting stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2024 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2027. Buy the profile here.

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The project is currently owned by Ministry of Power, Nigeria.

The gross head of the project will be 950m. The project is expected to generate 5,400 GWh of electricity.

The hydro power project consists of 12 units of pelton turbines.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2024. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2027.

Contractors involved

CGCOC Group, China Gezhouba Group and Sinohydro are expected to render engineering procurement construction services for the hydro power project.

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This content was updated on 4 January 2024

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.