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Lights out: Zambia’s electricity crisis

Sladoje, Miljan (2016) Lights out: Zambia’s electricity crisis. International Growth Centre Blog (21 Jan 2016). Website.

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As daily power-cuts become the new normal in Zambia, effects are being felt by households, farms and small businesses as well as vital growth sectors such as mining. Zambia’s dependence on hydro-power is a well-known risk factor of power generation. Future efforts should focus on growing and diversifying generation capacity to keep pace with Zambia’s economic growth.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
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Additional Information: © 2016 The Author(s)
Divisions: International Growth Centre
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GE Environmental Sciences
H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
J Political Science > JF Political institutions (General)
T Technology > T Technology (General)
T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering
Date Deposited: 20 Jun 2017 11:38
Last Modified: 18 Oct 2021 23:23

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