Lake Kivu

  • Rwanda, DRC Sign Oil Exploration Agreement

    Rwanda, DRC Sign Oil Exploration Agreement

    Wednesday, 26th April 2017
    The Democratic Republic of Congo and Rwanda have signed a five-year joint exploration agreement for oil under Lake Kivu.
  • Rwanda, Congo Signed Joint Exploration Deal

    Rwanda, Congo Signed Joint Exploration Deal

    Monday, 14th November 2016
    Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo signed a deal on the joint exploration of oil, methane gas and other natural wealth in Lake Kivu, with an aim of producing energy for the people of both countries.
  • Rwanda Opens Pioneering Methane Electricity Plant

    Rwanda Opens Pioneering Methane Electricity Plant

    Thursday, 19th May 2016
    Rwanda formally opened a mega methane gas power plant, the Kivu-Watt Gas Power project, which is expected to produce more than 100MW from Lake Kivu in Western Province, a methane-rich water body.