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AfDB debars Sinotec Company Ltd for fraudulent practices

The African Development Bank Group has announced the debarment of Sinotec Company Limited, an energy solutions company registered in China, for a period of 36 months for engaging in fraudulent practices. The announcement, which was...

Developer awards civil works, equipment contracts for Africa’s 80-MW Rusumo Falls hydroelectric plant

Rusumo Power Co. Ltd. has awarded a pair of contracts worth about US$75 million for the construction and supply of electro-mechanical components for the 80-MW Rusumo Falls hydropower plant in Africa.

Aid group to seek turbine-generator for Tanzania’s 1.7-MW Lugarawa hydro project

Italian aid group Fondazione ACRA-CCS plans to seek bids to supply a turbine-generator and other equipment for a 1.7-MW hydroelectric project to be built at Lugarawa, Tanzania.

Nile Lakes states pre-qualify firms to build, equip 80-MW Rusumo Falls hydro project

Nile Equatorial Lakes states invite applications for pre-qualification to carry out civil works, hydro-mechanical and electro-mechanical equipment, a transmission line and switchyard of the proposed 80-MW Rusumo Falls hydroelectric project on the Kagera River.

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Nile Lakes states seek water quality, ecological studies for 80-MW Rusumo Falls hydro project

Nile Equatorial Lakes states invite expressions of interest from consultants to perform water quality baseline studies and ecological baseline studies for the proposed 80-MW Rusumo Falls hydroelectric project on the Kagera River.

Nile Lakes states seek fish studies for 80-MW Rusumo Falls hydro project

Nile Equatorial Lakes states invite expressions of interest from consultants to perform fish studies for the proposed 80-MW Rusumo Falls hydroelectric project on the Kagera River. Responses are due January 9, 2015. 

African states seek managing director for 80-MW Rusumo hydro project

A hydro development company established by Burundi, Rwanda and Tanzania invites applications to become managing director of the 80-MW Rusumo hydroelectric project, to be built on Africa's Kagera River.

Rwanda’s 80-MW Rusumo Falls hydropower project receives $113 million

The board of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has allocated a total of US $113 million to the Rusumo Falls hydropower project, siphoned from the African Development Fund and the Nigeria Trust Funfd, as well as from the Sustainable Energy for All division of the EU-Africa Infrastructure Trust Fund.
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Rwanda authorizes Rusumo Falls hydropower project loan agreements

The Rwandan Senate has passed a law authorizing the ratification of loan and grant agreements for the construction of the 80-MW Rusumo Falls hydropower project.