The project aims to link Zambia's North Western provinces with the national power grid in eastern Zambia. The electricity supply in these provinces is today based to 80% using diesel generators. The generation of electricity in the national grid is based 100 % on hydroelectric power.
EKN guarantees deliveries from Eltel Networks TE AB to the project.
The project is classified as an A project for both environmental and social issues.
More information about the project can be found in the documents:
Resettlement Policy for Transmission and Distribution Projects
Decision Letter from the Environmental Council of Zambia
Environmental and Social Management Plan
Final Environmental Impact Assessment
Published on EKN's website www.ekn.se 2014 -01 -23
Comments on the project can be made within 30 days.
This procedure is according to the OECD Recommendation on Common Approaches for ECAs.
|Resettlement Policy for Transmission and Distribution Projects||2014|
|Decision Letter from the Environmental Council of Zambia||2014|
|Environmental and Social Management Plan||2014|
|Final Environmental Impact Assessment||2014|