Category: Energy

Mandatory fuel blending ratio up

Government has increased the mandatory blending of unleaded petrol from five percent ethanol to 10 percent with immediate effect. This was announced in a extraordinary Government Gazette published yesterday under… Read more »

Industry gets 80pc fuel

Industrialists say fuel availability has improved “significantly” in the last few months since Government took the bold decision to adjust the price upwards, with indications that the manufacturing sector is… Read more »

Scramble for solar power plants

Three independent power producers have applied to the Zimbabwe Energy Regulatory Authority (ZERA) for licences to establish solar power plants that will add about 100MW to the national grid. The… Read more »

Firms receive fuel refunds

Government has started processing refunds on the fuel Excise duty component of higher fuel prices incurred by businesses after the Government hiked fuel prices in January to curb speculative buying… Read more »