Zambia plans to have sub-Saharan Africa’s cheapest electricity using solar power — Quartz

Disappointed by hydroelectric power reduced by drought, Zambia is turning to the sun. The landlocked country plans to build two solar projects that will charge the lowest tariffs in sub-Saharan Africa, according to the Zambian Industrial Development Corporation. Solar power development comes as Lake Kariba, the main source of Zambia’s electricity, is at a just…

via Zambia plans to have sub-Saharan Africa’s cheapest electricity using solar power — Quartz

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