President kicks-off LaA�ca Dam Reservoir filling

Malanje – Angolan head of State Jose Eduardo dos Santos Saturday in northern Malanje province kicked-off the beginning of the filling process of Lauca Hydroelectric Dam Reservoir.

The procedure allows the normal water flow to fill the reservoir in four phases, until 2018.

The Angolan Head of State, who for the second time assessed the development of the works, was brief on the use of LaA�ca Hydroelectric Dam.

Jose Eduardo dos Santos toured various areas, including those accommodating at least 94 Angolan citizens attending training in various specialties of the energy sector and other technical areas.

The 156 meter-high and 1, 200 meter-long undertaking (LaA�ca Dam) has a capacity for 2,070 megawatts.

Source: Angola Press News Agency