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Rusumo Falls Hydroelectric Dam Project Launched in Rwanda, Tanzania and Burundi

Friday November 3rd, 2017

The Rusumo Falls Hydroelectric Project, which kicked off in March after decades of planning, is expected to deliver 80 megawatts of low-cost, clean power to the three countries bordering the falls, Rwanda, Tanzania and Burundi. The project, funded by the World Bank, is expected to deliver renewable energy worth $360 million that will be shared by the three countries.

Watch this story for Rwanda Television by Jean Claude Mutuyeyezu for more details.


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