The joint project with South Africa will supply water to the Vaal River system.
It is the first hydropower project financed by the private sector in West Africa.
The plant has a capacity of 15MW.
The plant has added 750MW to the country’s national grid.
Phase one includes a detailed site design and the deployment of a wave farm.
The company has secured sites for more than 1GW of projects in South Africa.
The US$235 million project will power the company’s coal mining operations.
CSI Solar will deliver the modules to two power projects in the country's North West province.
The project will generate over 325 GWh of clean energy per year, powering about 25,000 households.
The 44MW scheme is first hydro independent power producer project by a local sponsor in Côte d’Ivoire.