NamPower is in the process to implement the Caprivi Link Interconnector. The first stage of the project comprises of a 970km ±350kV HVDC bipolar line with converter stations and associated ac substations extensions at Zambezi and Gerus Substations. The second stage, which comprises of a 285km 400kV AC transmission line and associated substations extensions at Auas and Gerus Substations, will be implemented if and when the need arises.
The execution of the project will be done through various contracts where the procurement will be done in accordance with the requirements of the NamPower Tender and Procurement Policy and The Guidelines to Procurement of International Financial Institutions and on international competitive bidding.
The Namibian AC Network with Future AC and DC Lines