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Maamba Collieries in Zambia sets record straight on load-shedding

Maamba Collieries in Zambia needs ZESCO to clear outstanding debts owed to the company so it can maintain efficient operations.

Eurasian Resources secures electricity in DRC for copper mine

Eurasian Resources Group, a leading diversified natural resources group, has concluded power supply arrangements for its Frontier Mine in the DRC.
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The end-game: China in Africa

ZAMBIA - Africa has an unfortunate history regarding colonialism. Is anyone is keeping a watchful eye on current perpetrator – China.
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Zambia could reclaim title of Africa’s top copper producer

Zambia can once again become the continent’s largest copper producer if it regains competitiveness, according to the country’s largest producer, First Quantum Minerals.

First Quantum Minerals reports stable power supply to its Zambian operations

Zambia – First Quantum Minerals said on Monday that the Zambian power situation is stabalising enough that it anticipates its Sentinel copper mine, in Zambia’s North Western province to begin commercial-level production by the...

Full power restored at First Quantum Minerals Kansanshi, Sentinel operations

Zambia – On Thursday 6 August 2015, full power supply was restored to First Quantum Minerals Kansanshi operation and Sentinel project by ZESCO, Zambia’s state-run power company. This follows the receipt of notice of the...

Zambia power reductions imposed: First Quantum cuts back at Kansanshi

On Saturday, 25 July, Zambia power reductions were initiated and electricity supply to First Quantum Minerals’ Kansanshi operation, including the smelter was reduced to 117 MW from the steady-state level of 153 MW. This is following...

Zambia to import power to ease deficit

Zambia – Zambia will begin importing power to alleviate the current power deficit being experienced in the county. As a result of a power deficit of 560 MW, Zambia plans to cut power supplies to...