CAPRIVI LINK INTERCONNECTOR PROJECT
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.