Unika I Wind Farm is a 200MW onshore wind power project. It is planned in Eastern, Zambia. The project is currently in permitting stage. It will be developed in single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2021 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2023.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Onshore 200 200 Permitting Eastern, Zambia Mphepo Power

Description

The project is being developed and currently owned by Mphepo Power.

The project cost is expected to be around $350m.

Development Status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2021. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2023.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project will be sold to ZESCO under a power purchase agreement. The offtake capacity is expected to be 200MW.

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