HARARE, January 10 (The Source) – Work on the expansion of Hwange Power Station is set to commence this quarter after the Zimbabwe Power Company (ZPC) secured $400 million to start the program, an official said.
HARARE, August 24 (The Source) – The $1,3 billion project to increase Hwange Thermal Power Station’s electricity generation by 600 megawatts is awaiting financial closure, a Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company (ZETDC) official has said. Hwange, the country’s oldest coal-powered station is producing about… 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
HWANGE, February 19 (The Source) – Chinese company Sino-Hydro is in the running for a contract to construct a planned 600 megawatt thermal power station for coal miner, Makomo Resources although officials insist that they are still to put out a tender for the project.… Read More
HARARE, July 16 (The Source) -Zimbabwe is losing 20 percent of the power it is generating through leakages but supplies will begin to ease in 2017 if on-going power plant expansion projects are completed on time, Energy Minister Dzikamai Mavhaire told Parliament on Wednesday. Zimbabwe… Read More
HARARE, June 25 (The Source) – Government has contracted Sino Hydro to carry out the expansion of Hwange Power Station after another Chinese firm failed to meet the timelines for the $1,3 billion project, which seeks to add 600 megawatts to the coal-fired plant. The… Read More