Power Plants in Zambia

Zambia has 15 utility-scale power plants in operation, with a total capacity of 2689.3 MW.

Name Capacity Type Other Fuel Commissioned Owner
Bancroft Copperbelt 20.0 MW Oil ZESCO
Itezhi- Tezhi 120.0 MW Hydro 1978 ZESCO
Kafue 47.5 MW Solar
Kafue Gorge 990.0 MW Hydro 1971 ZESCO
Kariba 930.0 MW Hydro ZESCO
Luano 40.0 MW Oil ZESCO
Luanshya Nchanga 14.6 MW Oil ZESCO
Lusaka 15.0 MW Oil ZESCO
Lusiwasi 12.0 MW Hydro ZESCO
Maamba plant 300.0 MW Coal 2016 Maamba Collieries
Mufulira Nchanga 10.0 MW Oil ZESCO
Nakambala Sugar 12.237 MW Biomass Zambia Sugar
Ndola 50.0 MW Oil ZESCO
Nkana 20.0 MW Oil ZESCO
Victoria Falls 108.0 MW Hydro ZESCO

Data Information

This data is a derivitive set of data gathered by source mentioned below.

Data Sources

Global Energy Observatory/Google/KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm/Enipedia/World Resources Institute/database.earth