Friday, January 24, 2020

Market Update / DT 2 / 2005

Norplan assigned to find new turbines for Kiambere

The Kiambere Power Station is the second largest hydropower station in what is often called the Seven Forks hydropower scheme, situated on the lower part of Kenya's largest river, Tana River. The system includes five hydropower stations in a cascade, with Kiambere at the lower end, and Masinga Dam as the upstream reservoir. NORPLAN is presently carrying out a study for raising the Masinga Dam.

Evaluation of Sida’s support to health sector

The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) plans to undertake an evaluation of its support in the health sector, with a particular focus on how the organisation has responded to recent changes.

Nera deal in Ethiopia

The Norwegian telecommunication firm Nera located outside of Bergen has signed a contract of worth approximately NOK 60 million (USD 9.6 million) with the Ethiopian Telecommunications Corp (ETC) for the export of digital transmission technology equipment.

Kenya roads project: expressions of interest

The Kenyan Ministry of Roads and Public Works plans to undertake a road improvement and maintenance programme in a joint financing arrangement with Sida.