Expansion of Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution Systems Project

Brief Summary
The development objectives of the project are to contribute towards improving the living conditions of the population, catalyze the sustained economic growth of the country by meeting the growing demand in the two main interconnected electricity grids ofthe Suriname, and achieve electricity grid enhancement by installing reliable electricity supply through the installation and commissioning of 36 and 8 MW power plants. More specifically, the Project will ensure satisfying the national demand of energy of about 2,155 GWh by 2025 (1,431 GWh in 2017) and allow connecting 4,250 new household and 450 new commercial units.
Location
Country
Sector
Energy
Project cost
$41320000
Project Status
Active
Start date
3 April 2019
End date
12 December 2019