Fiches GB: 12/2019

Power generation. Power transmission  Power distribution



Master plan for Production, transport & distribution of electricity of Gabon at horizon 20 years

Country : Gabon
Client : Ministry of Energy Gabon
Start Date : 07/2019
Completion Date : 12/2019
Value of services : 460 900 €
Funder : World Bank
Associate/Partner : N/A
Description :
Development of a master plan for Production Transport Distribution of electricity in Gabon 2020-2040
Demand forecast - Optimization of the production fleet
Studies of the transport network making the interconnection of isolated farms
Studies of distribution networks to cover the maximum population
Economic and financial analyzes to analyze the evolution of the price of energy
Description of the Actual Services Provided Data collection: visit of all the structures involved in the sector and constitution of a bibliography and a Geographic Information System of the Sector
Demand forecasting: demand segmentation, LV, MV, HV, large energy-consuming projects, analyzes on all isolated networks: Libreville, Franceville, Port Gentil, Mouila, Oyem, and the main isolated centers. Scripting according to 3 developments (low, medium, high). Aggregation for the interconnection of isolated networks
Optimization of the production fleet: modeling of existing stock and committed projects (thermal and hydroelectric), planning at the least economic cost of the generating fleet to meet the 3 demand scenarios, sensitivity studies according to hydrological conditions and hydrocarbon costs , Detailed studies of the main hydroelectric sites to develop
Distribution: determination of isolated localities to supply MV, identification of source stations to be created for rural distribution, restructuring of power supplies in main urban areas
Transport: Studies of the structures necessary to follow the evolution of the load, interconnection of the 5 isolated networks and interconnections with the neighboring countries (Equatorial Guinea, Cameroon, Congo)
Economic and financial studies: analysis of the economic costs for society, analysis of the financing plan for the entire master plan and for the main projects to be implemented