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a) Scope: The project entails procurement and installation of 6MW of the Peaking Diesel Generation Sets for Mzuzu.

b) Impact: Project will provide additional capacity for peaking, standby and for system voltage improvement.

c) Progress: The progress of the project is as detailed in the Table below:

Progress to date
  • Contract signed for Mzuzu 6MW plant, machine designs approved and manufacturing in progress.
  • Civil works Contractor Mobilized in April 2017 Civil works in progress with foundations for the Gensets base slabs and Control Room.
  • Factory Acceptance Test was successfully done in June 2017.
  • Additional Civil works cost was approved in June 2017.


Electricity Generation Company (Malawi) Ltd
No. 7 Victoria Avenue
Chayamba Building
P.O. Box 1567
Blantyre, Malawi

Telephone : +265 1 836 000
Email :
All communications to be addressed to the CEO

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