Senegal and Mali: Felou Hydroelectric Project (WAPP APL2)

August 27, 2009

Senegal Credit: US$42.5 million equivalent
Mali Credit: US$42.5 million equivalent
Terms: Maturity = 40 years; Grace Period = 10 years
Project ID: P114935
Project Description: The objective of the Sustainable Land Management Project is to augment the supply of low cost hydroelectricity from the OMVS Power System to the national power utilities of Mali, Mauritania, and Senegal; and to develop a nucleus of a well-functioning, cooperative, power pooling mechanism for the WAPP Zone "B" OMVS Countries of West Africa.

Media Contacts
In Senegal
Mademba Ndiaye
Tel : 221 33 859 4100
In Mali
Zeria Ntambuzeni Banda
Tel : 256 177 0611