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Salima Solar plant inauguration Malawi

New solar plant connects to Malawian national grid, wins award

The president of Malawi presided over the inauguration ceremony of the Salima Solar plant, set to add 60MW of clean energy to Malawi’s grid.
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Malawi: Insurance agency provides liquidity cover for solar project

The African Trade Insurance (ATI), through the Regional Liquidity Support Facility (RLSF), will provide cover for an amount of $4.4 million against the risk of delayed payment by ESCOM for the 60MW Salima Solar PV.

ESCOM’s exemplary payment record to Malawi’s only operational IPP

ESCOM, Malawi’s national power utility, made timely payments to the Ruo-Ndiza Hydroelectric power plant for 22,578 MWh of electricity supplied to the utility throughout 2020.
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Malawi: 60MW solar plant to end blackouts

Malawian President Peter Mutharika on Monday launched the construction of a 60MW solar plant spearheaded by JCM Matswana Solar Energy.

Malawian President given 85 days to end electricity blackouts

"Malawi is a nation in darkness. We are tired of blackouts and gensets excuses. We give you, Your Excellency Sir, 85 days to address the electricity blackouts problem," read a petition presented to President...