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Central African Power Interconnection


Period
2012 - ongoing

Implementing agencies
PIDA

African partners
Pan-African organisation

Names of African partners involved
AUC

Donor involvement (incl. IOs)
Multilaterals involved, Bilaterals involved

Names of donors involved (incl. IOs

Geographical scope
Regional

Countries where active
Angola, Cameroon, Chad Republic, Dem. Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon Republic, Namibia, South Africa

Sectors
Electricity

Sub Sectors (Electricity)
Electricity system

Type of intervention
Operative program / delivery mechanism (downstream), TA component

Type of technical assistance
Project preparation / implementation

Gender focus
No

Climate focus
No

Type of financing

Main objectives
This 3 800 kilometre transmission line will run from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to South Africa through Angola, and Namibia .It will transfer the future power to be generated by the Inga III and Grand Inga stations and feed it to the Southern Africa Power Pool, SAPP.. Both the Economic Community of Central African States, ECCAS, and the Central African Power Pool, SAPP, will be involved in the implementation of this project.

Main activities

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Sources
https://www.au-pida.org/pida-projects/

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