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Ethiopian Dam Chronology1932 Akaki (Akaki River) 6 MW
1953 Tis Abay 1 (Nile River) 11.5 MW
1960 Koka (Awash River) 42.3 MW
1966 Awash 2 (Awash River) 32 MW
1971 Awash 3 (Awash River) 32 MW
1973 Fincha (Fincha River) 100 MW
1989 Melka Wekena 153 MW
1990 Sor 5 MW
2001 Tis Abay II (Nile River) 75 MW
2004 Gibe 1 (Omo River) 184 MW
2009 Tekeze (Tekeze river) 310 MW
2009 Gibe 2 (Omo River) 420 MW
2010 Tana Beles (Belesa River) 435 MW
2013 Gibe 3 (Omo River) 1870 megawatt
2017 Great Millennium Dam (Nile River) 5250 MW
Posted on November 4, 2013 | No CommentsWater Resources and Irrigation Minister Mohamed Abdel Mottaleb, currently participating in meetings comprising resources ministers from the Eastern Nile Basin countries in Khartoum, has supported an initiative put forward by […]
Posted on March 7, 2012 | 6 CommentsAddis Ababa, March 6, 2012 (Addis Ababa) – Sudanese President Omar Hassan Ahmad Al-Bashir said his country will provide the necessary support towards success of construction of the Grand Ethiopian […]
Posted on December 27, 2011 | 3 CommentsSteder Group FZE in Djibouti, transported five large pieces of earthmoving equipment from Djibouti Port to the 5,250-megawatt Grand Renaissance Dam project in the western part of Ethiopia. A distance […]
Posted on December 24, 2011 | 5 CommentsThe Italian construction firm, Salini, last Saturday started filling the Gilgel Gibe dam. Eng. Azeb Asnake, project manager of Gilgel Gibe III, told The Reporter that the contractor has finalised […]
Posted on December 8, 2011 | 5 CommentsThe design of the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam will be reviewed by an Independent Technical Committee of Experts selected from Ethiopia, Egypt, Sudan and other countries after the next six […]
Posted on October 26, 2011 | No CommentsBy Tesfa-Alem Tekle (sudantibune) October 25, 2011(KHARTOUM) – Sudan has agreed to set up tripartite technical committee to look into concerns over Ethiopia’s Millennium dam project on the Blue Nile […]
Posted on August 19, 2011 | 1 CommentAddis Ababa, August 18 (WIC) – Ministry of Water and Energy (MoWE) said concerted efforts are underway to complete the Gibe III dam project on schedule. With a view to […]
Posted on August 9, 2011 | 5 CommentsThe Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation (EEPCo) has rejected calls by UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee, urging Ethiopia to immediately halt all construction on the Gilgel Gibe III hydroelectric Dam that is […]
Posted on May 20, 2011 | No CommentsAddis Ababa, May 20 (WIC) – The National Council that was established to mobilize and coordinate public participation for the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam project will take over its job […]
Posted on May 14, 2011 | No CommentsEgypt’s prime minister says his just-completed visit to Ethiopia has opened a “whole new environment” for settlement of the longstanding dispute over sharing the waters of the Nile River. As […]