Country:Suriname
Year:
Policy status:In Force
Policy Type:Policy Support, Policy Support>Strategic planning
Policy Target:Hydropower
Policy Sector:Electricity
URL:http://www.alcoa.com/suriname/en/alcoa_suriname/suriname_overview.asp
Legal References:Brokopondo overeenkomst
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.

 

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