Batoka Gorge Hydro Electric Scheme

Location   : along Zambezi River, downstream of the Victoria Falls
Generation Classification : Hydro
Project Description  : Greenfield
New Capacity   : 800 MW (4 x 200 MW)
Estimated Construction Period : 6 years
Transmission works  : Significant
Estimated Project Cost  : 1.4 Billion USD for EPC plant cost, excluding civil cost estimated at 1.5 Billion USD to be jointly shared with Zambia. (These costs exclude consultancy, owners, EIA and financing costs)
Cost of Transmission Works : Included
Status  : The project to be jointly developed with Zambia. EIA studies and Engineering Feasibility studies are being finalized.