Achwa hydropower plant (ARPE)

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Achwa 3 Hydroelectric Power Station, also Achwa 3, is a proposed 10 megawatts (13,000 hp) hydroelectric power project in Uganda. Achwa 3 is a run-of-the-river hydroelectricity project with an average flow of 65.5 cubic metres (2,310 cu ft) per second and a gross hydraulic head of about 12.5 metres.

  • Investment amount (€):

    Debt: €11,022K

  • Contract signature :

    2016

  • Nature of intervention :

    Debt

  • Development impacts :

    • 1 — Private sector consolidation/innovation; market structuring effects: building a 140km long transmission mine in a widely underserved area
    • 2 — Access to basic services and good: energy production
    • 3 — Fight against climate change and preservation of natural resources: renewable energy production
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