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Mount Coffee Dam’s first turbine comes on Dec. 14 -Hikins

Sendolo Juaquin/Benjamin S. Taingay
Mount Coffee Hydro's rehabilitation project nearing completion
Mount Coffee Hydro's rehabilitation project nearing completion

MONROVIA, LIBERIA-The Head of the Project Implementation Unit constructing the Mount Coffee Dam, Bill Hikins, has disclosed that the first turbine will be turned on December 14, 2016.

Mr. Hikins said 77% of work on the Hydro has been completed to reduce electricity cost from 35 – 6 cents.

He made the disclosure Tuesday, October 26, 2016 when the Chief Executive Officer of the Millennium Challenge Corporation, Dana Hyde, paid a visit to the project site in Mount Coffee.

Madam Hyde expressed satisfaction over the level of work done on the Hydro Plant.

She said when completed, the Dam will afford hospitals and businesses low cost of electricity.

The Millennium Challenge Corporation is investing US$146 million for the Mount Coffee Hydro project.



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