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July 5, 2018 3:41 PM 10-year jail term for electricity thieves

A subsidiary of Zesa Holdings, the Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company (ZETDC), has warned against by-passing and tempering of prepaid meters, giving offenders a two-month ultimatum to come forward and regularise their connections or face 10 years’ imprisonment. This comes on the back of a rise in the number of offenders who have been apprehended 46

June 13, 2018 7:01 AM ZETDC sets aside $40m for smart meters

The Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company (ZETDC) has set aside about $40 million for the roll out of 40 000 smart meters in September. Speaking during a symposium in Gweru last week, ZETDC commercial director Mr Ralph Katsande said the smart meters programme is targeted at large consumers like industries and supermarkets as a way of saving 42

May 18, 2018 10:56 AM ZESA to cut off businesses

Businesses, including miners and manufacturers, who owe money for electricity risk being cut off by Zimbabwe’s power distributor after the lapse of a six months grace period to settle their bills. The Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company, is struggling to recover about $1 billion owed by companies, farmers and households who are on post-paid 62

February 19, 2018 9:21 AM High Court dismisses OK challenge

The High Court has dismissed an application by OK Zimbabwe Limited challenging the pending disconnection of power at its shop in Gwanda over a $72 000 electricity bill.The ruling by Bulawayo High Court judge Justice Maxwell Takuva follows an urgent chamber application by OK Zimbabwe Ltd citing the Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company 36

January 29, 2018 2:37 PM Zesa to install 30 000 prepaid meters

National power utility, Zesa Holdings (Zesa), says it plans to install 30 000 prepaid meters in the coming three months under the 100 days Rapid Results Initiative. Energy minister Simon Khaya Moyo said the Zimbabwe Energy Regulatory Authority (Zera) is licensing private agencies who will sell prepayment meters to the public under the customer supplied 65

October 28, 2017 11:15 AM Mugabe Airways a last supper kind of looting

The People’s Democratic Party has consistently exposed the first family for the evil they commit not only against Zimbabwean citizens but the prejudice suffered the nation including on the long term agenda. Grace Mugabe has among other usurped land in Mazowe including a dam chasing away citizens like dogs including pregnant women and children. The DEMA power 70

July 14, 2017 2:16 AM Zesa recovers $24m debt through prepaid meters

The Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company, a unit of Zesa Holdings, has in the first six months of the year, recovered $24 million owed by customers in power bills through its prepayment system. Mining companies and industry owe ZETDC over $244 million, while domestic users and farmers debts stand at over $300 million and $75 million 10

June 19, 2017 3:58 AM Kadoma council taken to court over bills

In the summons, ZETDC, a subsidiary of ZESA Holdings, is claiming $77 775,71 plus interest. The power firm also seeks an order for costs against Kadoma Rural District Council. The parties entered an agreement in which ZETDC supplied power to the local authority’s electricity accounts for a fee. In terms of the agreement, the power utility supplied electricity 4

May 29, 2017 2:01 PM Load shedding to affect Masvingo on Tuesday

Masvingo will be in darkness on Tuesday as the Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company announced. ZETDC advised its customers in Masvingo that there will be a shutdown of Mkwasine 132/ 33kv substation to allow for critical maintenance works on Tuesday from 6am to 6pm. The company said are4as such as Chiredzi town, Tshovani, Nandi 14

March 7, 2017 5:05 AM ZESA forces pre-paid meters on industry

BULAWAYO: The Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company says it will soon roll-out 4,000 smart meters for heavy power consumers — industry, mines and farms — after closing the tender for the project. There is strong political opposition to pre-paid metering on farms, but the state utility, which is owed about $1 billion by consumers 7