BMI View: A high focus on increasing hydropower capacity means that the Zambian power sector will
remain vulnerable to power cuts during periods of lower rainfall or droughts. Current efforts to diversify
the power sector through thermal and renewable power investment ..."
BMI View: Zambia will continue to be a net-importer of electricity in 2016 due to the drought constraining
hydropower generation. Despite the government's statements that it would seek to diversify its power sector,
most of new capacity investment is focused on hydrop ..."
OGAnalysis's widely renown study on Zambia refining industry (2016) focuses on the emergence of gasoline, diesel, fuel oil and LPG supply/demand balances in near to long term future. As lower crude prices continue to cause delays and cancellations of refinery projects worldwide, ..."
Zambia oil storage industry report (2016) from the leading publisher- OG ANALYSIS, is a complete study focusing on oil, chemicals and petroleum products storage infrastructure, demand and near to long term future of Zambia market.
With constant high volumes flowing ..."
BMI View: Zambia will be reliant on power imports throughout 2016 as the drought hampers hydropower
generation. Continued focus on hydropower investments will lead to an increase in generation that remains
vulnerable to future droughts, with the 300MW Maamba thermal p ..."
BMI View: Zambia's power crisis is set to worsen due to prolonged lack of rainfall, reducing the capacity
of the Kariba hydropower plant. The Maamba Coal-fired plant coming online will bring some respite, but
will not be sufficient to cover the hydropower shortfall. ..."
BMI View: The outlook for Zambia's power sector is generally positive. After decades of underinvestment
by the Zambia Electricity Supply Corporation (ZESCO) the government has responded to the demands of
the mining and manufacturing sectors to galvanise the developmen ..."