Submitter: International Center on Small Hydropower (ICSHP), based in Hangzhou, China.
Subcontractor: Same as above.
Priority area: Energy.
Participating/beneficiary countries: 9 countries (China, Ethiopia, Ghana, India, Kenya, Madagascar, Nigeria, Uganda and United Republic of Tanzania).
PGTF input: US$ 33,000.
Other inputs: US$ 50,000.
Approval: 40th Annual Ministerial Meeting of the Group of 77 (New York, 23 September 2016).
Completion: Final report submitted on 6 August 2019.
Impact: Surveyed feasible sites for deployment of micro hydropower plants on existing irrigation canals as a low-cost power solution for remote communities and organized expert teams in the selected participating countries (Ethiopia, India and Nigeria). Project activities included support in the preparation of proposals for construction of hydropower plants and canal water development and a training workshop on small hydropower held in China.
||Contact person: Hu Xiaobo (Linda), Division Chief of ICSHP
Address: No.136, Nanshan Road, Hangzhou 310002, China
Telephone: +86 571-8713 2792
Fax: +86 571-8702 3353
Email: xbhu @ icshp.org