Brenwe River Mini-Hydropower Plant in Malekula (PIN/PDD)

The project will build a run-of-river hydropower plant along the Benwe River in the Malekula Island. Electricity generated will be supplied to the local grid.

Project Idea Note (PIN)

Project Design Document (PDD)

    The plant will have an installed capacity of 1.2 MW and a use life of 25 years. The project activity will help improve electricity access in rural areas.

    Project facts

    Country:  Vanuatu

    Project Type:  Renewable Energy – Mini Hydro Power

    Project size:  Large

    CERs/Year:  4,271 tCO2e/year (29,687 tCO2e for the first 7-year crediting period)

    Contact:  Leo Moli, lmoli(at)vanuatu(dot)com(dot)vu or Benjamin Jesse, benjaminjes(at)gmail(dot)com

    Status:  Pre-feasibility Study finished

    This website has been produced with the assistance of the European Union