Wovwe Power Station is located in Karonga District, 16km off Uliwa Trading Centre (along M1 road), in the Northern Region of Malawi. It is built on Wovwe river, upstream of Wovwe Rice Scheme. It has 3 machines of 1.52MW each. The Power plant is a donation from Federal Republic of Germany government.
It is designed to either connect to the National Grid or operate on island (not connected to National Grid). When operated on off grid, it is capable of supplying power to Karonga and Chitipa Districts.