Ethiopia negotiating with Tanzania to sell Electric power

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Addis Ababa, 24 February 2014 (WIC) - The Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation’s public relation officer Mesikir Negash announced that, Ethiopia and Tanzania will have a negotiation on the coming March, 2014 for the sell of the Electric power to Tanzania.     

The PR officer added that the negotiation will enable for Ethiopia to sell 250 megawatt electric power to Tanzania in 2018. Ethiopia is already having an agreement with the Sudan to provide 100 megawatt of electric power.

According to the Public officer of the corporation, Ethiopia is earning $ 2.5 million dollars per month by selling 50 megawatt of power to Djibouti.