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Angola to re-construct hydropower project

2 June 2010 – The Cavango small hydroelectric project in Angola will be re-constructed this year.  The project suffered extensive damage during the civil war .

According to the Angola Press Agency, Huambo Province Governor, Fernando Faustino Muteka announced the reconstruction on a visit to Chinhama commune.

Work on the project will include rebuilding the dam, powerhouse, small substation and transport lines. The project is expected to cost in excess of US$20M and will produce at least 10MW once complete.