Study on the Interconnection of the Electricity Networks of the Nile Equatorial Lakes Countries Feasibility Report Volume 4A – Burundi -Rwanda Interconnections Main Report

This volume provides technical and economic considerations regarding the design of the interconnection transmission lines from Rwegura in Burundi to Kigoma in Rwanda with the aim of interconnecting the grids of these two countries and closing the 110 kV loop linking Bubanza, Mururu 2 and Karongi.

The main objective of this transmission line study is to ensure the connection of the two networks in a safe, cost effective and reliable manner. In doing this, the studies address various technical, economic and environmental aspects regarding the line route selection between the three countries, as well as design assumptions for the transmission line.

A French version is available for French speakers.