Tag Archives: EEPCO

Ex-EEPCO chief possibly removed for opposing TPLF corruption, costing Ethiopia over $26 mil

31 Dec

Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory

በተቀነባበረ የመብራት ሀይል ሙስና ኢትዮጵያ ከ500 ሚሊዮን ብር በላይ እንድታጣ ተደረገ

ታህሳስ ፳፩ ( ሃያ አንድ )ቀን ፳፻፮ ዓ/ም ኢሳት ዜና :-በኢትዮጵያ ኤለክትሪክ ሀይል ኮርፖሬሽን ውስጥ በታየው ከፍተኛ የሙስና ወንጀል አገሪቱ ግማሽ ቢሊዮን የሚጠጋ ገንዘብ አጥታለች። ይህንን የሙስና አሰራር የተቃወሙት ስራ አስኪአጁ አቶ ምህረት ደበበ በመጨረሻ ከስልጣናቸው ተነስተዋል።
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ዶ/ር ደብረጽዮን የቀድሞው የኤሌክትሪክ ኮርፖሬሽን ማኔጅመንት የብቃት ችግር ነበረበት ይላሉ – ምነው ይህንን ዛሬ ማመን መረጡ?

18 Dec

የአዘጋጁ አስተያየት:

    ከሩቅ ብዙ የሚታወቅ ነገር ስለሌለ፡ ብዙ ለማለት ያስቸግራል። የኢትዮጵያ ኤሌክትሪክ ኃይል ኮርፖሬሽን ችግር ምንጭ የአመራር ብቃት መጥፋት ይሆን፡ ወይንም ሌላ ከርቀት ብዙ ለማለት አንችልም። ሆኖም ሁለት ጥርት ያሉ ሁኔታዎች አሉ።
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Eng. Azeb Asnake assumes top post in Ethiopia’s power construction, production & management agency

11 Dec

Editor’s Note:

    These latest appointments in the power sector have been entangled in controversies. In the process, the Indian company PowerGrid Corporation Ltd (PGCIL), which was supposed to take management of EEPCo by end of December or early January has been compelled to postpone, according to Business Line.
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India blames Ethiopian side for delays in recruiting staff for power-grid project; firm delays takeover

3 Dec

by Pratim Ranjan Bose, Business Line
Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory

KOLKATA. DEC. 2: A consortium led by PowerGrid Corporation of India Ltd (PGCIL) has decided to postpone taking over the management of Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation (EEPCo) to end-December or early January.
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US-Icelandic co. to bag $631m annually from Ethiopia for 25 yrs for 1,000MW geothermal power

28 Oct
US-Icelandic Reykjavik Geothermal just invested $4 billion towards a 1,000MW geothermal farm 124 miles south of Addis Ababa. (Photo: Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons)

US-Icelandic Reykjavik Geothermal just invested $4 billion towards a 1,000MW geothermal farm 124 miles south of Addis Ababa. (Photo: Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons)

by Bewket Abebe, Addis Fortune Staff Writer
Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory

he Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation (EEPCO) is set to pay 630.7 million dollars a year to Reykjavik Geothermal (RG), once the latter completes its 1,000MW geothermal project near Shashemene, 240km south of Addis Abeba.
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Ethiopia signs $4 bill-deal for Corbetti geothermal plant to produce 1000 MW by 2021

24 Oct

by Helen Tunnicliffe – Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory

REYKJAVIK GEOTHERMAL has signed a deal with the Ethiopian government to build a 1,000 MW geothermal energy plant in Ethiopia.
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Frequent power disruptions in most parts of Ethiopia embitter citizens

16 Jul

darkeness in ethiopian towns

Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory

በኤልሳቤጥ ካሳ*

የኤሌክትሪክ ሃይል በተደጋጋሚ መቆራረጥ በእለት ከእለት ስራችን ላይ ጫና እያሳደረ ነው ሲሉ በተለያዩ የሀገሪቱ አካባቢዎች የሚገኙ ነዋሪዎች እየተናገሩ ነው።
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Alstom to Supply Hydropower Dam in Ethiopia

7 Jan

By By Editors of Electric Light & Power/ POWERGRID International

Alstom signed a $330 million contract with Metals & Engineering Corp. (METEC) to supply turbines and generators for the hydropower plant of the Grand Renaissance dam, located on the Blue Nile in Ethiopia. The power plant will be operated by EEPCO.
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