Inga III Hydro

Project Description

Sector : Energy

Description :  4,200 MW capacity run of river hydropower station on the Congo river with eight turbines

Countries :  DRC Congo River


Expected Results : The project will deliver low-cost electricity in the central and Southern African regions at USD3 ct/kWh. This low-cost power will lead to increased regionalenergy trade and improved energy security in the region. Since hydropower is a renewable energy source, greenhouse gas emissions will be reduced.