By Adel Moyo, HARARE, September 19 (The Source) – Zimbabwe has effectively shelved plans to extend its Feruka pipeline to Francistown, Botswana citing viability concerns over the project, an official has said.
HARARE, June 15 (The Source) – Zimbabwe has the capacity to produce 1,600 megawatts (MW) of electricity from renewable energy resources by 2030, more than its current demand but lacks technology to exploit its resources, the energy minister, Samuel Undenge said on Thursday. “Our country,… Read More
HARARE, June 5 (The Source) – Zimbabwe’s Treasury has issued about $600 million worth of Treasury Bills to settle debts owed by parastatals and local authorities to the country’s power utility, a senior government official has said. In January, the Zimbabwe Electricity Supply Authority… Read More
HARARE, December 14 (The Source ) – Zimbabwe is on course to meet a June 2017 deadline to stop the use of high sulphur diesel and migrate to a more cleaner fuel, a government official has said. In 2007 the country moved from Diesel 5000… Read More
VICTORIA FALLS, May 23 (The Source) – Zimbabwe’s power demand has fallen by nearly 40 percent over the past decade, an official has said, the result of the decimation of industry over years of economic decline. In the past two years, the country has rolled… Read More
HARARE, September 29 (The Source) – The Zimbabwe government on Tuesday said that more than 60 percent of the country’s 13 million people have no access to electricity as the country struggles to meet demand, accelerating deforestation and woodland degradation. Energy ministry Permanent Secretary Partson Mbiriri… Read More
HARARE, September 1 (The Source) – Zimbabwe’s energy regulator is reviewing the country’s fuel pricing model to benchmark it on regional standards amid concerns that petroleum products were grossly overpriced, a senior government official has said. Fuel prices in Zimbabwe, which solely relies on imports,… Read More
By Kuda Chideme, HARARE, August 19 (The Source) – Zimbabwe has made several interest payments to the China Exim Bank for a $355 million loan extended to the southern African nation to finance expansion of its Kariba South Power Station, an official has said. The… Read More