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22.03.2017 , On the occasion of World Water Day 2017

Group Washing Facilities: an efficient way to fight against bad sanitation

GIZ and UNICEF published a collection of exemplary designs for group handwashing facilities in schools entitled “Scaling up Group Handwashing in...
According to the world energy outlook 2016 study of the International Energy Agency, only five percent of the scattered rural population in Zambia has...
For Inonge Imutowana, buying food for her family of six is becoming increasingly costly. On the outskirts of the capital, a 25-kilo bag of staple...
Lack of access to clean Energy and secondary school education attainment remained part of the biggest contributors to acute poverty in Zambia in 2014....

01.02.2016 , The Overseas Development Institute (ODI), GOGLA, Practical Action and SolarAid

Accelerating access to electricity in Africa with off-grid solar

These reports present evidence of the impact of solar household systems, reviews the market in the region and 13 selected countries in sub-Saharan...

02.09.2014 , A. Ellegard / A. Arvidson / M. Nordström / O.S. Kalamiana / C. Mwanza

Rural people pay for solar! Seven lessons learned from Zambia

A pilot project in Zambia shows that solar services can be provided by local rural companies at rates that are affordable by rural people. Seven main...
Winnie Nalube is lit up. Her high school in rural Zambia has just got lights and she’s thrilled with the possibilities it presents. “The classrooms...

Country News

Mbabala UPND member of parliament Ephraim Belemu says Zambia needs to focus on localized energy...

Zambians were assured by the PF government that they had taken measures two years ago to reduce the...

The World Bank has handed over equipment worth US$3.6 million to the Ministry of Energy to assist in...

German investment firm GreenTec Capital Partners announced it has acquired stakes in WidEnergy...

Zambia-registered WidEnergy is a for-profit social enterprise also dedicated to women’s empowerment,...

Minister said Zambia”s plans to diversify power generation was advanced and the nuclear project had...

The Zambian government said on Wednesday that it is finalizing a legislation that will allow for the...

A GROUP of companies, AGRAWAL, from GOA State, India, plans to build a ONE Hundred Mega Watt...

France's leading wind and solar energy company ENGIE, has pleged to install ten (10) more mini-grids...

French company Engie inaugurated a mini-grid in Chitandika, a Zambian town. The Power Corner...

French power group Engie has announced plans to expand Fenix, its PV home system unit for the...

With that recent bold step, our nation Zambia is heading in the right direction because solar energy...