TITLE

Botswana to Push Power Infrastructure Investment As Power Imports Phase Out

PUB. DATE
April 2012
SOURCE
Transmission & Distribution World Exclusive Insight;4/19/2012, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article suggests that an estimated 750 million dollars will be invested in the Botswana electricity industry which is projected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 4.6 percent and will lose power imports from South Africa from 2013 onward. Power generation capacities are presented to come on stream in 2012-2018. The establishment of an independent regulatory agency and cost-reflective electricity tariffs are cited to be needed for the Botswana electricity industry to move forward.
ACCESSION #
75649118

 

Related Articles

  • Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission revises order for the payment of fixed charge by electricity customers.  // World Energy News;5/12/2014, p13 

    The article reports on the revision order of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission for the fixed charge payment collected by electricity licensees of electricity distribution companies from its electricity customers effective May 1, 2014. Topics discussed include the disclosure of the...

  • Together we stand... ROBERTSON, LEE // Money Marketing;9/24/2015, Issue 1502, p37 

    The article presents the author's views on the process of Great Britain government and regulator to deliver excellent, technical and professional financial advice.

  • BERC final public hearing on power tariff on Feb 12-13.  // FRPT- Energy Snapshot;2/9/2014, p39 

    The article reports on the two day final hearing of Bihar Electricity Regulatory Commission (BERC) on 2014-2015 tariff petition on February 12-13, 2014. Topics mentioned include the hearing schedule for cities Darbhanga, Muzaffarpur, Chhapra, and Gaya in Indian state of Bihar, the appearance of...

  • Power Struggles. Davidson, Charles // Georgia Trend;Jan2003, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p81 

    Focuses on the changing regulatory structure of municipal electric companies of Georgia. Theory that drives Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's (FERC) Standard Market Design plan; Funding sources of the companies; Agency through which municipal buy electricity.

  • National directory.  // Modern Power Systems;May95, Vol. 15 Issue 5, p91 

    Presents a directory of electric laboratories and facilities and independent agencies in the United States. Includes Argonne National Laboratory; National Renewable Energy Laboratory; Environmental Protection Agency; Nuclear Regulatory Commission; American Boiler Manufacturers Association.

  • Kindred wins electronic brief. Cartmell, Matt // PRWeek (London);7/29/2011, p10 

    The article announces the selection of Kindred to position the Institution of Engineering and Technology as the authority on regulation of electronic cars in Great Britain.

  • Arizona Fund May Replace Consultant. Rasmussen, Eric // Investment Management Weekly;06/14/99, Vol. 12 Issue 23, p6 

    Deals with the plans of Industrial Commission of Arizona to cast a net for investment consultants to replace William Lowery of Performance Analytics. Comments from Douglas Newton, administrative manager; Reason for the resignation of William Lowery; Investment strategy of the commission; How...

  • A METERING MANIFESTO. Goodman, Craig // Electric Perspectives;Mar/Apr2003, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p50 

    Discusses the role of energy regulatory commissions in the U.S. in implementing policy changes with regard to energy meters. Economic benefits of upgrading metering technology; Advantages of reforming tax credits and regulatory stipulations in accumulating investments for energy utilities;...

  • A Month Of Turmoil.  // Latin America Monitor: Central America Monitor;Jul2003, Vol. 20 Issue 7, p2 

    Focuses on the 20-day strike in the Instituto de Electricidad, Costa Rica's state-run board that governs the telecoms and energy sectors. Root of the labor dispute; Demands of the union to the government; Resignations that President Abel Pacheco was forced to accept as a result of the dispute;...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sign out of this library

Other Topics