Ethiopia's GERD Dam: From Water Tower to Power Tower

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.

Construction of GERD Dam.

  • Ethiopia:   Bureau Pledges Continued GERD Support

    Ethiopian Herald, 7 March 2017

    The Addis Ababa Youth and Sports Bureau senior officials and employees pledged to continue financial supporting for Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) in a recent held meeting. Read more »

  • Ethiopia:   No Recede for GERD

    Ethiopian Herald, 3 March 2017

    Nearly six years ago, Ethiopians from all walks of life made firm decision to build the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) with their own resources. Amazingly, every fellow… Read more »


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