Renewable Energy Resource Mapping in Ethiopia

Project Details
Project Leads: Rahul Kitchlu and Lara Born
Primary Government Counterpart: The Ministry of Water & Energy Resources and Ethiopia Electricity Supply Company
Project ID: P151309
Scope: 3E, with DTU Wind, Endiprev, and ERG Ethiopia as sub-contractors

GIS layers for the key solar and wind mapping outputs as well as maps and posters can be downloaded from the Global Solar Atlas and the Global Wind Atlas. All geospatial outputs are also available for visualization via the Irena Global Atlas. The measurement data is published on the EnergyData platform and it is freely available for download. Other outputs are listed below by project component.

  Phase 1 Outputs:
Wind Mapping

GIS Data and LIB Files


Poster of Wind Resources in Ethiopia (PDF, 5Mb)


Mesoscale Wind Modeling Report

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