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Wind energy in Mozambique, EleQtra starts the first wind farm

The private infrastructure development company EleQtra has just started construction works on the Namaacha wind farm in southern Mozambique. With a planned capacity of 120 MW, the facility should be commissioned within 3 years. Work is beginning on the Namaacha wind project site in southern Mozambique. The project is being carried out by EleQtra. The … Continue reading Wind energy in Mozambique, EleQtra starts the first wind farm

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Wind energy in Mozambique: First wind farm to be set up

Work for the construction of the first wind power plant in Mozambique is currently underway in Namaacha district in the southern province of Maputo, the country’s national radio station RM reported on Monday. The private infrastructure, worth about 280 million U.S. dollars, is expected to have the capacity to produce an average of 120 megawatts … Continue reading Wind energy in Mozambique: First wind farm to be set up

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China funds wind farm construction in Mozambique

The China Energy Investment company will build a wind farm in the Manhiça district of Maputo province with capacity to produce more than 100 megawatts of electricity, according to Mozambican news agency AIM. With US$120 million in funding from the Chinese government the plant may be completed in 2022. According to Maputo province government spokeswoman … Continue reading China funds wind farm construction in Mozambique

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Scatec Solar and Norfund sign Power Purchase Agreement for Mozambique’s first large scale Solar Power Plant

Scatec Solar (ScatecSolar.com) and Norfund (www.Norfund.no) have signed the Power Purchase Agreement securing  the sale of solar power over a 25 year period to the state owned utility Electricidade de Mozambique (EDM). The agreement was signed at a ceremony in Maputo yesterday in the presence of the Norwegian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Børge Brende, … Continue reading Scatec Solar and Norfund sign Power Purchase Agreement for Mozambique’s first large scale Solar Power Plant

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Mozambique: South Korean Company to Install Solar Power Facilities

The South Korean company Hyosung announced on Monday that it is to install solar power stations in Mozambique to generate 1.3 megawatts of electricity. The contract is with the Mozambican government’s Energy Fund (FUNAE) and is worth 32 million US dollars. A further contract has been signed with the publicly owned electricity company, EDM, under … Continue reading Mozambique: South Korean Company to Install Solar Power Facilities

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South Korea provides Mozambique with loan to build solar power plants

The Export Import Bank of South Korea (Exim Bank) has granted Mozambique a loan of US$35 million, which will be used to fund construction of three solar power plants, a source from Mozambique’s National Energy Fund (Funae) told Macauhub in Maputo. For its construction Funae Monday launched a public tender stipulating that only candidates with … Continue reading South Korea provides Mozambique with loan to build solar power plants

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