Energy firm applies for power retail supply licence

The application, if successful, will help to ease power shortages that have crippled several sectors of the economy in the country.
By Belinda Chiroodza Jan. 19, 2024

Zera projects a surge in renewable energy investments 

Zera CEO Edington Mazambani told Standardbusiness in an interview that businesses were embracing renewable energy for their own consumption and net-metering.
By Tafadzwa Mhlanga Dec. 17, 2023

‘Local production processes are energy inefficient’

In its November 2023 newsletter, the Zimbabwe National Chamber of Commerce (ZNCC) revealed that Cedic and the ZERA undertook industry studies on energy efficiency.
By Tatira Zwinoira Dec. 13, 2023

Businesses demand dedicated load-shedding schedules

Some companies were not relying on generators because the cost of using them eats into the revenue, Kamungeremu said.
By Tafadzwa Mhlanga Dec. 11, 2023

Service station in soup over contaminated diesel

The service station was granted US$400 bail, while awaiting sentencing.
By Jerssie Mpofu Dec. 11, 2023

Mining sector costs shoot up

The power tariff hikes put the mining sector, which is dealing with a number of difficulties at risk of having to downsize or stop operations altogether.
By Mthandazo Nyoni Nov. 10, 2023

Power cuts here to stay: Govt

He also indicated that the nation should expect power imports to end in 2025.
By Harriet Chikandiwa Nov. 9, 2023

More Zesa tariff increases loom

This comes as ZETDC reported that the utility had lost about US$3 billion during the past quarter century.
By Nizbert Moyo Nov. 7, 2023

Brace for more power cuts: Zesa

The 100MW Dema diesel power plant built in 2016 by Sakunda Holdings has also been abandoned.
By Mirriam Mangwaya Oct. 26, 2023