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Title: Feasibility study of the Kafue Gorge Lower Hydroelectric Project. Feasibility report. Volume 1 of 4. Main report. Export trade information

This study, conducted by Harza Engineering Company, was funded by the U.S. Trade and Development Agency. The primary objective of the feasibility study was to perform the technical, environmental, economic and financial studies to determine whether or not to proceed with the project. The report covers the preinvestment study that was conducted in 1976 to make comparisons from that period, as well as present and future electrical power demands in order to determine the kinds of equipment and structure needed if the project proceeds. This is Volume I of IV containing the Main Report. It is divided into the following sections: (1) Introduction; (2) Project Setting; (3) Project Description; (4) Construction Schedule and Cost Estimate; (5) Economic and Financial Evaluation; (6) Environmental Assessment.
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
200230
Report Number(s):
PB--96-137906/XAB
TRN: 60513164
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Resource Relation:
Other Information: DN: Color illustrations reproduced in black and white. This document was provided to NTIS by the U.S. Trade and Development Agency, Rosslyn, VA. See also Executive Summary, PB--96-137898 and Volume 2, PB--96-137914; PBD: 1 May 1995
Research Org:
Harza Engineering Co., Chicago, IL (United States)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
13 HYDRO ENERGY; ZAMBIA; ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT; HYDROELECTRIC POWER PLANTS; FEASIBILITY STUDIES; COST ESTIMATION; ECONOMIC ANALYSIS