Engineer Magombo

ZESA audit report complete

Business Reporter THE independent consultant engaged to audit the cost structure of Zesa Holdings has completed its work with the findings of the study, still being kept confidential, set to be prese...
Sino-Hydro won the contract to expand Hwange Thermal Power Station

Sino-Hydro, Zesa deal settled

Martin Kadzere Senior Business Reporter SINO-Hydro has concluded a power purchase agreement with the Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company for the supply of power from Hwange 7 a...
Eng Chifamba

Zesa averts blackout, pays Eskom $8m

Felex Share Senior Reporter— Zimbabwe has paid $8 million to Eskom of South Africa and Hydro Cahora Bassa (HCB) of Mozambique to avoid losing 350 megawatts as the country battles to liquidate a...
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Ferrochrome producers bail out Zesa

Martin Kadzere ZIMBABWE’S ferrochrome producers have paid $10 million in advance to help power utility Zesa pay for electricity imports from regional suppliers. Under the agreement, ferrochrome produ...
Clr Manyenyeni

Cash-strapped councils turn to Zesa

Innocent Ruwende Senior Reporter Cash-strapped urban local authorities, who are owed a combined more than $1 billion by ratepayers, have asked Government to allow them to use the Zesa prepaid platfor...
Eng Chifamba

RBZ, Zesa strike Eskom deal

Felex Share Senior Reporter POTENTIALLY devastating load-shedding has been averted after the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) and Zesa Holdings yesterday struck a payment deal to liquidate arrears to E...
Zesa prepaid meter

Zesa to inject $200m into smart metering

Golden Sibanda Senior Business Reporter POWER utility Zesa Holdings will invest nearly $200 million towards the installation of smart meters for medium and heavy consumers of electricity.

$60m lifeline for Kariba South

Lloyd Gumbo Senior Reporter The Kariba South Power expansion project has been thrown a lifeline after a leading financial institution last month agreed to fund Zimbabwe Power Company’s counterpart pa...
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14 bid for ZETDC smart meter tender

Business Reporter FOURTEEN companies have submitted bids to supply smart meters for the Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company smart metering project, spokesperson Fullard Gwasira...
Chief Secretary to the President and Cabinet Dr Misheck Sibanda chats with Economic Planning and Investment Promotion Permanent Secretary Dr Desire Sibanda during a tour of Dema Emergency Generation Power Plant in Seke yesterday. — (Picture by Munyaradzi Chamalimba)

100MW boost for Zim national grid

Felex Share Senior Reporter Zimbabwe will add 100 megawatts to its national grid by June 21 with the coming on stream of the Dema emergency power plant as initiatives put in place by Government to al...