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ZESA tariffs are expected to keep going up

It looks like the 30% increase to everyone electricity bill is but one of more we will see this year. According to Minister for Energy Zhemu Soda ZESA tariffs are going to keep going up. “In order for us to achieve what we are envisioning, that is to provide adequate power and sustainable electricity, there […]

ZESA tariffs to go up by about 25%

Whoever said the only two things assured in life were death and taxes clearly wasn’t factoring in Zimbabweans. To that old saying, I think we can add ZESA Tariffs because we have seen a steady escalation of costs over last year. Most notably was the back to back 50% ZESA tariff hike we were all […]

ZESA increased by 50% last week then by another 50% today and it will increase by 50% on 1 November

So we are getting dizzy with the electricity tariff increases. On 23rd September (just over a week ago) we reported a 50% increase on ZESA tariffs. Today (1 October 2020), those tariffs increased by another 50%. Effectively it means ZESA tariffs are now 125% (more than 2 times) what they were 8 days ago. The […]

Within days ZESA increases tariffs by a further 50% with effect from today

Last week ZESA, through a communique, announced the increase in electricity tariffs by 50%. In a strange turn of events, tariffs have been increased again by a further 50% of the ones that took effect on the 23rd of September 2020. The new tariffs are as follows: Tarrifs take effect from the 1st of October […]

ZESA tariffs have gone up by 50%

With the way prices are running away it was expected that ZESA tariffs would be going up. The price increase sees ZESA tariffs go up by about 50%. There have been no changes to the consumtion bands New tariffs take effect from the 23rd of September 2020. New tariffs Consumption Bands kWh Price (ZWL$) 1 […]

ZESA Announces First Tariff Hike For 2020

ZESA has announced a new 19% tariff hike that will be effected on the 1st of March: The Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company (ZETDC) has adjusted the electricity tariffs by 19.02 per cent. This is in accordance with the Tariff Award of 2 October 2019, which approved the implementation of monthly tariff indexation formula, […]

Update: ZESA New Tariffs: Over 200% Increment In How Much You’ll Pay

ZESA promised a tariff increment and today they’ve delivered on that promise. The new tariffs that domestic customers pay for power have been significantly increased; There’ll be a fixed monthly charge of $6.08 and then the following charges depending on the KWh’s used: 1st 50 KWh – $0.41 51KWh – 200KWh – $0.91 Balance – […]

Minister Reveals How Much Zim Pays For Electricity Compared To Other SADC Countries

You might need to stop complaining that electricity is now expensive in Zimbabwe. Energy Minister Fortune Chasi has revealed how much Zimbabwe is paying for electricity compared to other SADC countries. Check the Minister’s tweet: ENERGY INFO: — Fortune Chasi (@fortunechasi) August 30, 2019 In a way, it looks like the Minister is justifying […]

Social Media Report On Tariff Increase Is False- ZESA

Social media is in the line of fire again. ZESA has come out dismissing a report circulating on social media that it intends to increase its tariffs this coming Friday. Here is ZESA’s full statement: Buy ZESA tokens Meter number: Amount ($): WhatsApp number: EcoCash or OneMoney number: Buy Please dial our USSD code *405# on […]