Expect More Hours Of Load Shedding: ZESA Delivers Bad News As Electricity Power Cuts Get Worse

Expect More Hours Of Load Shedding: ZESA Delivers Bad News As Electricity Power Cuts Get Worse   The Zimbabwe Electricity Supply Authority (ZESA) national power utility has warned consumers to brace for more hours of load shedding. The struggling power utility warned Zimbabweans that electricity power cuts would get worse from Saturday, 25 September, due …

NO Hot Water At Meikles: Zimbabwe’s Premier Luxury Hotel Using Buckets

No Hot Water At Meikles: Zimbabwe’s Premier Luxury Hotel Using Buckets MAXD1C Facade of the Meikles Hotel in Harare, Zimbabwe. The luxury hotel opened for business in 1915.[Photo Credit: Financial TImes/Alamy]   Meikles Hotel, Zimbabwe’s premier luxury five-star hotel, has been badly affected by a power fault affecting the central business district. As a result …

ZESA Increases Electricity Tariffs After Concerns That It Was Too Cheap

  ZESA Increases Electricity Tariffs The Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company (ZETDC) has increased electricity tariffs with effect from 15 May 2022. Zimbabwe Energy Regulatory Authority (ZERA) has approved a tariff adjustment in order to restore the value of the tariff to a level of USc10.63/kWh which was approved in 2019. Read the notice: …

ZESA Warns Prepaid Customers They Won’t Be Able To Purchase Electricity From July Unless They Clear Debts

ZESA Warns Prepaid Customers They Won’t Be Able To Purchase Electricity From July Unless They Clear Debts     National power utility ZESA has warned prepaid customers that they will not be able to purchase electricity tokens from July onwards unless they clear all their debts. The Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company (ZETDC), a …

ZESA In Another 50% Tariff Hike…Here Are The New Tariffs

ZESA New Tariffs The Zimbabwe Electricity Supply Authority (ZESA) has announced another 50 percent tariff increase. In a statement,  Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company (ZETDC), a subsidiary of ZESA Holdings, said it has increased tariffs by 50% effective 01 November 2020. Part of the statement reads: The Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company (ZETDC) …

Current Power Outages Will Be A Thing Of The Past: Energy Minister Soda Zhemu Assures Zimbos

Current Power Outages Will Be A Thing Of The Past: Energy Minister Soda Zhemu Energy and Power Development Minister Soda Zhemu   Good news Zimbabweans! Energy and Power Development Minister, Soda Zhemu has assured the nation that power supplies would improve in the coming days as interventions are being implemented to restore normal generation at …

Here Is Why You Are Having Power Cuts: ZESA Explains Recent Loadshedding

ZESA Explains Recent Power Cuts ZESA has explained the recent power cuts experienced in various parts of Zimbabwe. The power utility said the recent power cuts are due to a technical fault at Kariba and Hwange Power station. Power supply had improved since March until recently when some parts of the country started experiencing power …

Here Is How Much ZESA Electricity Now Costs In Zimbabwe Effective 11 June 2020

Here Is How Much Electricity Now Costs In Zimbabwe   The price of electricity has changed in Zimbabwe after the Zimbabwe Energy Regulatory Authority (ZERA) approved a change in the structure of the electricity tariffs. Power utility ZESA which is now using a steeped tariff pricing system also added a new band which was previously …

Minister Chasi Defends Decision To Order Wicknell Chivayo Fraud Charges Dropped And For Zesa To Work With Him Instead

Minister Chasi Defends Decision To Order Wicknell Chivayo Fraud Charges Dropped    Minister of Energy and Power Development Fortune Chasi has defended his decision to order power company ZESA to drop all fraud charges against controversial businessman Wicknell Chivayo and to work with him instead. This comes after the Minister raised the ire of many …

ZESA Announces City Wide Electricity Blackout…Check Areas And Time

ZESA Announces City Wide Electricity Blackout Power utility ZESA has announced that there will be a city-wide electricity blackout on Sunday. According to the struggling power utility, during the 12-hour blackout, it will be carrying out essential maintenance. The blackout will cover the majority of the capital and will last from 6 am to 6 …