|Policy status:||In Force|
|Policy Type:||Policy Support, Policy Support>Strategic planning|
|Renewable Energy Policy Targets:||Hydropower|
|Legal References:||Brokopondo overeenkomst|
|Renewable Energy Description:|
The agreement took place in between the government and the mining multinational ALCOA. The agreement promulgated the development of the bauxite industry and construction of a hydropower lake In the district of Brokopondo. The State and the EBS (Suriname’s national power company NV Energiebedrijven Suriname) agreed that the State, by virtue of the Brokopondo agreement, will annually supply the company with maximally 80 GWh of electrical energy with a maximum capacity of 16 MW and such for the duration of the electricity concession granted.
Last modified: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 18:54:04 CET