Hydroelectric, Renewables

Eskom backs Congo hydro project

If fully exploited, the rapids at Inga have the potential to produce twice as much electricity as China’s Three Gorges dam and could produce more than enough energy for the whole of Africa. The project would also involve the linking of the continent’s four major power grids.

3 June 2004 – Global investment in sustainable energy technologies will only occur if Governments create effective and long-term policies, according to business leaders at the Bonn Renewables Summit.