DRC: Inga II hydroelectric plant to power Kamoa-Kakula copper mine
Posted By Heidi Stiger
Sep 02, 2021
Ivanhoe Mines Energy DRC, a subsidiary of Canadian mining company Ivanhoe Mines, has decided to pursue an existing financing agreement with the Société nationale d'électricité (Snel) of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Ivanhoe Mines Energy will rehabilitate turbine 5 of the Inga II hydroelectric power plant to supply the Kamoa-Kakula copper mine in the Lualaba province in the south of the DRC.