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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
Ethiopian dam project to include Egypt and Sudan
Water 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 […]
Grand Renaissance Dam Bond Well Under Sale
Addis Ababa, April 5 – Ethiopian Development Bank announced the procurement of the government bond for the Grand Renaissance Dam is going on as per the plan. The Bank said […]
Ethiopia begins process to ratify framework agreement on Nile
Addis Ababa, March 7 (WIC) – Ethiopia begins a process to ratify the Nile Basin Cooperative Framework Agreement (CFA) into legislation by the House of Peoples Representatives. The CFA, which […]
IGAD Staff Contribute to the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam
IGAD Djibouti — The Executive Secretary of IGAD, H.E Eng. Mahboub Maalim presented a $100,000 check to the Ethiopian Ambassador to Djibouti H.E. Ato Suleiman Dedefo at a ceremony held […]
Ethiopia on track to complete first mega-dams by 2015-minister
* Mega dam along Nile River to generate 6,000 MW * Plans to spend over $12 bln and produce 40,000 MW by 2035\ * Hopes to become Africa’s biggest power […]
Posted on January 10, 2012 | No CommentsAddis Ababa, January 10 (WIC) – A tripartite committee established to increase transparency on Ethiopia’s Grand Renaissance Dam has begun its work, the Ministry of Water and Energy said. Water […]
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 14, 2011 | 1 CommentAddis Ababa, August 11 (WIC) – Government Communications Affairs Office Minister and secretary of the Public Participation National Council for the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam Project, Bereket Simon said Ethiopians […]
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 […]
Ethiopian Real-estate developers to give 121 million Birr to the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance dam ProjectPosted on August 1, 2011 | No CommentsThe emotional and deeply patriotic tide following the announcement of the mega power project, the renaissance dam, seems to be channeling into a more structured mode. Scattered yet passionate pledges […]
Posted on July 25, 2011 | 1 CommentMillinium Dam Donations to be converted to Bond. Click here to read more. Did you like this? Share it:Tweet