Grand Inga 3 project

Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam under construction. Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ethiopia

Does South Africa need the Grand Inga?

Controversy continues to shadow the development of the DRC's Grand Inga III project, with latest commentary probing South Africa's commitment to the project.

3 reasons for South Africa to reject Grand Inga 3 project

The South African government signed a treaty in 2014, in which it pledged to buy 2,500MW of hydropower per year once the Grand Inga 3 project comes online by 2030.

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