Nkula-Lilongwe Power Transmission (ADB)


Project Summary

Approval Date 24 Jun 1975
Signature Date 08 Aug 1975
Planned Completion Date 31 Dec 1979
Last Disbursement Planned Date 31 Dec 1979
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Power
DAC Sector Code 23630
Commitment U.A 5,000,000
Status Completion

Project General Description

The phase I for which Bank assistance is being requested, consists of: (i) The construction of 132 kV transmission line 290 km long, from Nkula Falls via Salima to Lilongwe ; (ii) Building of the transformer/switching stations at Nkula and Lilongwe, equipped with necessary switchgear and protection equipment. Phase II of the proposed 132 kV line Nkula Falls/Salima line to Chinteche, a distance of 251 km; (ii) Building transformer/switching stations at Salima and Chinteche, equipped with necessary switchgear and protection equipment.

Participating Organization

Funding
African Development Bank
Implementing
ELECTRICITY SUPPLY COMMISSION OF MALAWI

Information

IATI identifier 46002-P-MW-FAC-001
Last Update 23 Sep 2020

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Country Malawi