to-the-point: Zimbabwe grants licence for 100 MW of new solar

Solar farm. Author: Juwi Renewable Energies Limited.

July 24 (Renewables Now) - The Zimbabwe Energy Regulatory Authority (ZERA) has granted Matshela Energy (Private) Limited a licence to build, own, operate and maintain a 100-MW solar farm in Gwanda District, local news portal Pindula reported on Sunday.

The owner of Matshela Energy is Matshela Koko, the former CEO of South African power utility Eskom.

The solar farm is called Matshela Energy – Gwanda Timber Farm Solar Power Plant. The generation licence expires in July 2044.

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