Despite ambitious, co-ordinated, international plans to increase the region’s power generation capacity, progress is slow
Africa's largest dam is being built 40 km to the east of the Sudanese border in Ethiopia
A US$600mn oil refinery is to be established in Ndola on the Zambian Copperbelt under a public private partnership to augment the government’s efforts to find a long-term solution to high fuel prices and shortages
Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) has spent US$33mn on three Wartsila diesel generators to boost the power supply at its Konkola Deep Mining Project
Econet has launched a solar power device called the Econet HomePowerStation.