Sudan map illustrates extent of power sector infrastructure alongside crisis timeline

Sudan power infrastructure map, including panel detailing key events in the April 2023 political crisis
Issue 483
28 April 2023

Published April 2023, this map provides a detailed view of the power sector in Sudan, alongside a text panel detailing key events in the April 2023 political crisis.

The locations of power generation facilities that are operating, under construction or planned are shown by type – including liquid fuels, gas and liquid fuels, natural gas, petroleum coke, coal, hydroelectricity, wind and biomass/biogas.

Generation sites are marked with different sized circles to show sites of 1-9MW, 10-99MW, 100-499MW and 500MW and above.

Existing and future transmission and distribution lines are shown ranging from 110kV to 500kV. Actual and planned cross-border interconnectors are also shown including lines to Egypt, Ethiopia and South Sudan.

Power generation data was drawn from our African Energy Live Data platform, which contains project level detail on power plants and projects across Africa.

The map is presented as a PDF file using eps graphics, meaning that there is no loss of resolution as the file is enlarged.

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