Tumulo do Cacador is a 453MW hydro power project. It is planned on Kwanza river/basin in Cuanza Norte, Angola. The project is currently in announced stage. It will be developed in single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2024 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2027.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||453||–||453||Announced||Cuanza Norte, Angola||COBA Group|
The project is being developed and currently owned by COBA Group.
The gross head of the project will be 76m. The total number of penstocks, pipes or long channels that carry water down from the hydroelectric reservoir to the turbines inside the actual power station, is expected to be 3 in number. The penstock length will be 1,000m. The penstock diameter will be 0.72m. The project is expected to generate 2,759 GWh of electricity. The project cost is expected to be around $1,041m.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2024. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2027.
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