Hwange Power Station catches fire

A FIRE broke out at Hwange Power Station Unit One and it took 40 minutes to put it out. Zesa Holdings was by last night yet to ascertain the damage caused by the fire and the impact on the power supplies.

Source: Hwange Power Station catches fire – The Zimbabwean

Energy and Power Development Minister Zhemu Soda said the fire broke out between 5pm and 6pm. He said Zesa executive chairman Dr. Sydney Gata informed him about the incident which forced the power utility to effect temporary load shedding last night.