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Ivanhoe upgrades hydropower plants near Kamoa-Kakula

Upgrading work at the Mwadingusha hydropower plant in the Democratic Republic of Congo has almost tripled interim power output to 32MW to partly supply Ivanhoe Mines’ (CN:IVN) Kamoa-Kakula copper project.

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Powering up: Mwadingusha is the first of three hydropower stations to be upgraded by Ivanhoe and partners

The increased capacity represents 45% of the plant's 71MW designed capacity, with three of its six generators modernised and the remaining three due to be upgraded and fully operational by the e...