Gorou Banda

Description

Inaugurated in April 2017, the Gorou Banda diesel power plant improves supply to Niamey and reduce dependence on the interconnection with Nigeria. The project was financed by the government, the West African Development Bank and the Islamic Development Bank at a cost of CFA75.4bn.The plant, located 5km south of Niamey with four 20MW diesel turbines, was built by Sinohydro, which started construction in April 2013. The construction of lines and substations was carried out by Chinese company TBEA.

Info

INSTALLED CAPACITY (operational plants) or PLANNED CAPACITY (planned plants): 

100.00MW

Connection: 

Ongrid

Current Status: 

Operational

Investment Cost: 

114 608 000.00€

Type: 

Observatory Country: 

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