Articles tagged 'kariba dam'

ZRA rehabilitates Kariba Dam 25 September 2018 HARARE - Zambezi River Authority (ZRA) has embarked on a mission to rehabilitate the Kariba Dam and to develop two Hydro-Electric Scheme sites to secure the long-term safety and reliability of the Kariba Complex by December 2022. This came out in the board's 129th meeting where discussions on ...
French firm wins $300m Kariba Dam contract 15 February 2017 HARARE - A French company — Razel BEC — has been granted a $300 million contract to rehabilitate the Kariba plunge pool and flood gates in order to stop the dam's wall from collapsing. The project — funded by the European Union, World Bank, African Development Bank, the Swedish government and ...
'Lake Kariba not drying up'. 21 February 2016 HARARE - Although water levels at Lake Kariba are historically at their lowest, it is false and misleading for anyone to suggest that it is drying, Kariba District Administrator Amigo Mhlanga told the Daily News on Sunday this week. In a wide ranging interview with our Assistant Editor Maxwell...
'Increased power cuts to affect economic growth' 18 November 2015 HARARE - Zambezi River Authority (ZRA)'s intention to allocate reduced water supply to Zimbabwe due to declining water-levels in Kariba Dam will significantly affect the country's future economic growth prospects, economic analysts have warned. Zimbabwe's economy is predicted to grow by 2,7 pe...
Zambia guarantees $250m Kariba loan, as broke Zim can't 24 February 2015 HARARE - Zambia has guaranteed a total $250 million loans jointly accessed with Zimbabwe — through the Zambezi River Authority (ZRA) — from international financiers, targeted at funding refurbishment of Kariba Dam. The two countries signed the deal — set to increase Kariba Power Station's gene...