Friday, February 28, 2020

Ethiopia: Toshiba to Supply 5 MW Geothermal Wellhead Plant at Aluto Langano

Toshiba Wins Order In Ethiopia For Small Scale Geothermal Power Generation System For Wellhead (News Release)

Toshiba Energy Systems & Solutions Corporation (Toshiba ESS) today announced that the company, Toyota Tsusho Corporation and Turkish engineering company Egesim Energy Electro-Mechanic Construction Contracting Co., Ltd. have received an order of engineering, procurement and construction for Aluto Langano Geothermal Wellhead Power System in central Ethiopia, which is developed by the Ethiopian Electric Power (EEP). Toshiba ESS will be in charge of supplying the steam turbine and the generator.

This project will proceed under the Grant Aid scheme of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA).

Aluto Langano Geothermal Wellhead Power System is a 5 MW small scale geothermal power plant where EEP plans to commence commercial operations in August 2021. Toshiba ESS will deliver its small scale geothermal power generation system at this power plant.