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Chinese Company Targets Zimbabwe’s Solar Power Generation Amidst Crippling Blackouts

The Kariba Dam located between Zimbabwe and Zambia generates power for both countries. China Energy Engineering Corp. has propositioned Zimbabwe to build a floating solar plant on the largest man-made lake for renewable energy generation.

The China Energy Engineering Corp. has propositioned the Zimbabwean government for the construction of a 1,000-megawatt (MW) floating solar plant on the Kariba dam along the Zambezi River.

At nearly $1 billion, the project will be on the world’s largest man-made lake.

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