Mt Coffee Hydro

The Mt. Coffee Hydro Power plant rehabilitation is significantly financed by the Millennium Challenge Corporation compact. MCC provided up to forty percent of the US$ 357M, the total cost of the rehabilitation. Mt. Coffee rehabilitation represents the largest compact support to restore Liberia`s energy sector and provide access to reliable and affordable electricity. The Hydro has a generation capacity of 88 MW of electricity and reduces the cost of electricity. With stable and cheaper electricity, businesses can reduce costs, make more profits, hire more workers, and grow more quickly. Electricity enables business people to stay in the market much longer in the evening. Electricity keeps health centers operational, mainly at night and, reduces the cost of refrigeration for medications and vaccines. It enables students to study more at home and spend time in school and makes communities safer.

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