Luanda — Kambambe Hydroelectric Dam, located in Kwanza Norte province, with an installed capacity of 180 megawatts, will start its operation in full from October 2012.
This information was released, Wednesday in Luanda by the administrator of the production area of the National Electricity Company, José Carlos Neves, during the "Informative Morning" programme of the Radio Nacional de Angola (RNA).
The Kambambe Dam, according to the official, is benefiting from rehabilitation and modernization of two units, which is the replacement of major instruments of supervision and control of the venture, which has reduced its production by 50 percent of installed capacity.
He stressed that the project aims to ensure greater operational capability and availability of the dam, whose completion is scheduled for October 2012.
"With full operation of the hydroelectric dam it can be improved the power supply to Luanda and other regions of the country," he said.
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