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Zimbabwe: Ngonyezi Signs Deal With ZNWA For 2000MWh Storage Hydro And Solar PV Project

A Swedish owned Ngonyezi Projects has entered into a non-consumptive water use agreement with Zimbabwe National Water Authority. The purpose of the agreement is to install a combination of 2,000MWh Pumped Storage Hydro (PSH) and 300MW solar PV. The location of the installation is Osborne Dam on the Odzi River in Manicaland Province. Storage is […]

ZIMBABWE : ATC invests $14 million for Gwanda ‘ s first phase of solar project

African Transmission Corporation Holdings (ATC), a consulting firm specialising in infrastructure project financing, has recently allocated $14 million for the implementation of the Gwanda solar photovoltaic project in South Matabeland Province, Zimbabwe. African Transmission Corporation Holdings (ATC) is breathing new life into Gwanda’s solar photovoltaic project in Zimbabwe. The consulting firm, which specialises in infrastructure […]

Solar-irrigated farms face an unexpected threat in Zimbabwe: hungry elephants

Cheap, clean power ran irrigation pumps that kept the community’s wheat, maize and vegetable fields a sea of green even as climate change-fueled droughts parched the surrounding landscape MASHABA: When one of Zimbabwe’s first solar mini-grid systems was installed in this drought-prone village near the Botswana border in 2016, residents thought their problems were solved. […]