The scheme has been up an running for four months now since reconstruction. The following message was received on June 13th:-
Dear Patrick and Warwick
To communicate with great joy that after 4 months of interrupted operation of the micro hydro scheme of Chambamontera.
This ceremony has been organized with the people and authorities of the Municipality of Jaen, hoping it will be an important moment for the community and evidence that things are going well.
It is also necessary to say that after this ceremony, Will sign the transfer documents of the operation and management of the micro hydro scheme to the company formed in the community and to the supervision of local authorities began the period in which Practical Action only support in a specific way, as we consider important to be exercising their autonomy in the management of micro hydro scheme.
I share the press release prepared for dissemination at regional newspapers and TV.
And I will report on events