Kariba South Extension

Location   : Along Zambezi River, next to existing 750 MW installed capacity Kariba South Power Station
Generation Classification : Hydro
Project Description  : Brownfield
Additional Capacity  : 300 MW (2 x 150 MW)
Estimated Construction Period : 42 months
Transmission works  : Not significant 
Estimated Project Cost  : 355 Million USD
Cost of Transmission Works : Included
National Project Status  :  Granted

Status:Project finance was secured. Unit 7 commissioned in December 2017.  Unit 8 to be commissioned in March 2018.