Wambu Hydropower Plant in Espiritu Santo (PIN)

The project will build and operate a run-of-river hydropower plant along the Wambu River in the Espiritu Santo Island. Electricity generated will be supplied to the local grid.

Project Idea Note (PIN)

    The estimated installed capacity of the plant is 4 MW. The project activity will help improve electricity access in rural areas of the Espiritu Santo and Aore Islands, mostly un-electrified.

    Project facts

    Country:  Vanuatu

    Project Type:  Renewable Energy – Mini Hydro Power

    Project size:  Small scale

    CERs/Year:  11,569 tCO2e/year (80,983 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

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