Hydroelectric Power Plants in Cote d'Ivoire

Ayame-1
Location: Sud-Comoe
Operator: Compagnie Ivoirienne d'Electricite
Configuration: 3 X 13.7 MW Kaplan
Operation: 1959
T/G supplier: Vevey, BBC
EPC: EDF-IGUFE, Sechau et Metz, Atelier Lagneau et Well

Photograph courtesy of Autorite Nationale de Regulation du Secteur de l’Electricite
Posted 10 Dec 2008

Ayame-2
Location: Sud-Comoe
Operator: Compagnie Ivoirienne d'Electricite
Configuration: 3 X 15 MW Kaplan
Operation: 1965
T/G supplier: Vevey, Le Materiel Electrique
EPC: EDF-IGECO, Sechau et Metz, A Borie, Dumez

Photograph courtesy of Autorite Nationale de Regulation du Secteur de l’Electricite
Posted 10 Dec 2008

Buyo
Location: Haut-Sassandra
Operator: Compagnie Ivoirienne d'Electricite
Configuration: 3 X 57 MW Kaplan
Operation: 1980-1981
T/G supplier: Neyrpic, Alsthom
EPC: Electricite de France, Bernard Liore, Chantiers Modernes, Razel-Bec
Quick facts: This plant is on the Sassandra River. The dam is 47m tall.

Photograph courtesy of Ministere des Mines, du Petrole et de l’Energie
Posted 20 Jul 2014

Faye/Grah
Location: Bas-Sassandra
Operator: Compagnie Ivoirienne d'Electricite
Configuration: 2 X 2.5-MW Kaplan
Operation: 1983
T/G supplier: Charmilles, CGEE Alsthom
EPC: SCET Ivoire, EMCC-LTPA

Photograph courtesy of Ministere des Mines, du Petrole et de l’Energie
Posted 20 Jul 2014

Kossou
Location: Lacs
Operator: Compagnie Ivoirienne d'Electricite
Configuration: 3 X 55 MW Francis
Operation: 1972-1973
T/G supplier: Riva, Asgen, Marelli
EPC: Kaiser, Impregilo
Quick facts: This plant is on the Bandama River.

Photograph courtesy of Ministere des Mines, du Petrole et de l’Energie
Posted 20 Jul 2014

Taabo
Location: Fromager
Operator: Compagnie Ivoirienne d'Electricite
Configuration: 3 X 80 MW Francis
Operation: 1978
T/G supplier: Voest, WHC
Quick facts: This dam is on the Bandama River downstream of the Kossou Dam in the south-central part of the country.

Photograph by Thierry Galiotto
Posted 19 Mar 2006

Abbreviations

Data: industcards, Platts UDI World Electric Power Plants Data Base

Updated 20-Jul-2014

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