Power Project ā€“ Suriname (Electricity System Upgrade and Expansion)

Date of Approval
December, 2017
Country
Approved total
$65,000,000
Implementing agency
Energie Bedrijven Suriname
Status
Active
OVERVIEW

The Project aims to deliver quality power supply to customers in an efficient manner by improving the reliability, and increasing the capability and operational flexibility of Energie Bedrijven Surinameā€™s sub-transmission and distribution network on the Energie Voorziening Paramaribo (EPAR) and the Energie Voorziening Nickerie (ENIC) power systems. Additionally, the Project will result in the utilisation by EBS of self-owned renewable energy plants for electricity production. Under the Project, sections of the sub-transmission and distribution network on the EPAR and the ENIC power systems will be upgraded and expanded.