The Sechaba Energy Project is 300MW coal fired power project. It is planned in Central, Botswana. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the permitting stage. It will be developed in multiple phases. The project construction is likely to commence in 2025 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2026. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed and currently owned by Shumba Energy. The company has a stake of 100%.

It is a Steam Turbine power plant that will be used for Baseload. The fuel will be procured from Sechaba Coal Mine.

The Coal fired project consists of 2 steam turbines, each with 150MW nameplate capacity.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2025. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2026.

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About Shumba Energy

Shumba Energy Ltd is a Metals and Mining company that offers Exploration and mining of coal for thermal energy and exports. The company is Headquartered in Gaborone, Botswana.


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