Dec 1, 2015

Ethiopia Sees Nationwide Power Cuts While Drought Dries Dams

Semera
Ethiopia
by
William Davison
,
Bloomberg
Tekeze River, Ethiopia. Photo: International Rivers
Tekeze River, Ethiopia. Photo: International Rivers

Ethiopia may face further power shortages because of low water levels at dams after a poor rainy season, an official said, following two days of sporadic cuts caused by technical faults at hydropower plants.