The developers of the Zungeru hydroelectric power project in Nigeria have awarded Alstom a €50m contract fAlstom Hydrorom China National Electric Engineering Company to provide electro-mechanical equipment and technical services.

Alstom will provide four 175 MW Francis turbine-generator sets and related equipment and Alstom Hydro China (AHC) is responsible for the equipment design, manufacturing, supervision to the installation, commissioning, testing and site services.

Alstom Renewable Energies hydro senior vice president Yves Rannou said: “Zungeru is one of several hydro projects that are part of Nigeria’s Renewable Energy Master Plan. Winning this project is another fruitful result from a strong and long-term cooperation with our Chinese partners.”

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