Ethiopia Looks to Power East Africa
The potential of the energy sector - especially renewables - has created huge opportunities for the country to export electricity to neighbouring countries and boost regional integration, writes the Ethiopian Herald.
Ethiopian Herald, 19 March 2017
In order to meet the rising demand of electricity, Ethiopia has continued cultivating its immense potential of renewable energy sources such as hydro power, wind, solar energy and… Read more »
Ethiopia: Improving Citizens' Life Style
Ethiopian Herald, 17 March 2017
The first large installation of solar energy tapping panel in Ethiopia was conducted in Mitto village with a mini-grid of 10 kW in 1985, by the former Ministry of Mines and Energy.… Read more »
The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam is expected to produce more than 6450 MW, which makes it the biggest hydro-electric power dam in Africa and the eighth biggest in the world. Read more »
The Grand Renaissance Dam or GERD.