Venice Mine banks on solar project

By Thembelani Moyo 2 Minute read Venice Mine has hired Equator Energy to install a solar power in response to Zimbabwe's power shortages. The plant, after its completion, will generate 0.5MW of electricity. Johannes Hundermark,…

NOW: why power cuts are a cause for…

Editorial by Thembelani Moyo 3 Minute read The electricity power cuts rolled out by the power utility, ZESA, have become a nightmare for businesses in Zimbabwe. Mining companies have been forced to reduce production hours…

Mining sector to get cadastre system

Government has set itself an “early 2021” deadline by which it should have migrated from the current manual to the more efficient and computer-based cadastre system in the administration of mining title, Mines and Mining…

Power cuts hit RioZim production

Resources group RioZim Limited reported an 8% fall in gold output as rolling power cuts hit production at its Dalny Mine despite paying for uninterrupted power supply in United States dollars to the power utility.…

Alrosa co-organises diamond session

ALROSA, one of the firms mining diamonds in Zimbabwe yesterday co-organised the “Russian-African Collaboration in the Diamond Industry” session held as part of the Russia-Africa Economic Forum business programme in Sochi, Russia. The firm last…

Analyse, report mining challenges: Nerwande

Chamber of Mines boss, Elizabeth Nerwande-Chibanda believes the media should be able to offer diagnosis of issues affecting the mining sector, while sourcing expert knowledge to proffer a way forward. Speaking during the Mining Media…