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Zambia: ZESCO tarrifs increase supported, current low rates don’t encourage energy saving

Story from the Lusaka Times WebsiteSouthern Biopower Limited

Southern Biopower Limited has supported Zesco’s proposed 26 percent tariff increment, saying Zambian tariffs were low in international comparison and way below cost of new generation. Click here for the Full Story

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Zambia: Kitwe reject Zesco”s bid to increase tariffs

ZESCOStory from the Independent Observer Website

RESIDENTS of Kitwe rejected the application to revise electricity tariffs by an average 26 per cent across all customer categories.  Livingstone has already rejected this proposal. Click here for the Full Story

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Zesco tariff hike opposed

Story from the Zambian daily mail website

THE Zambia Consumer Association (ZACA) has opposed Zesco’s intention to hike electricity tariffs by November, saying the move will increase the cost of living.
ZACA executive secretary Muyunda  Ililonga says prices of goods and services are likely to increase as various industries will incur high production costs due to the planned tariff hike.
The proposed tariffs are exclusive of three percent of excise duty and 16 percent value added tax (VAT).

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