About the Project
The Red Sea Power Project involves the construction and operation of a c.60 MW Wind Farm, and interconnection facilities comprising of a 220MVA substation and 5km overhead transmission line to connect to the Electricite de Djibouti (“EDD”) substation. The Project is located 120km outside the city.
The Ghoubet substation is part of the c.74km high voltage double circuit transmission line, being constructed by Shanghai Electric Power (“SEP”) on behalf of Electricité De Djibouti.
The project is the first wind farm project in Djibouti, representing a significant milestone for the country on its path towards achieving its goal of 100% of electricity from renewable sources by 2030.