Thermal energy overtakes hydro as Zim’s biggest electricity source

The ministry will also promote research in modern energy technologies for sustainable clean energy solutions.
By Tatira Zwinoira Mar. 1, 2024

Zera crafts new rules for EV charging ports

He said the policy framework basically looked at what was the current EV status within the country and which areas they were going to be looking at in terms of improving that level.
By Tatira Zwinoira Mar. 1, 2024

International Renewable Energy Conference & Expo 2024: Make use of abundant clean sources, energy experts urged

The conference has drawn industry leaders, experts, innovators, and enthusiasts to explore the latest developments, share insights, and shape the future for renewable energy.
By Donald Nyandoro Feb. 28, 2024

In-Depth Interview: ‘Zim may begin power exports’

But that demand is being met, and we hope if we get better rains next year, we will have much room to export or reduce our imports.
By Freeman Makopa Jul. 7, 2023

Govt dangles tax breaks for IPPs, power investors

According to the Energy and Power Development ministry, more than 90 licences have been issued to IPPs for renewable energy projects, with only 20 being active
By Freeman Makopa Apr. 28, 2023

‘Africa must join renewable technology value chain’

Renewable energy technologies include biofuels, solar, wind and hydro.
By Mthandazo Nyoni Mar. 23, 2023

Govt blames power crisis on lack of investment

Magombo said the power shortages were a stumbling block to the growth of the economy.
By Tatenda Manyinyire and Emma Nhancumba Mar. 17, 2023

Govt pushes RBZ to save under-fire IPPs

Permanent secretary, Gloria Magombo said authorities had made inroads in negotiations with the central bank to give power start-ups priority in foreign currency allocations.
By Freeman Makopa Feb. 10, 2023

Power crisis leaves govt in sixes and sevens

Zhemu Soda last week stuttered and stammered as he sat uncomfortably answering power outage questions from journalists in Harare.
By Problem Masau Dec. 18, 2022