Demand and Supply

No. Country Utility Installed Capacity (MW) Operating Capacity (MW) Current Peak Demand (MW) Peak Demand Plus Reserves Capacity excess / shortfall including Reserves
Angola RNT 3,129 2,500 1,869 2,138 362
Botswana BPC 927 459 610 698 -239
BRC SNEL 2,457 1,076 1,376 1,574 -498
Lesotho LEC 74 70 150 172 -102
Malawi ESCOM 352 351 326 373 -22
Mozambique EDM/HCB/MOTRACO 2,724 2,279 1,850 2,116 163
Namibia Mampower 538 354 647 740 -386
South Africa Eskom 50,774 48,463 38,897 41,374 7,089
Swaziland SEC 70 55 232 265 -210
Tanzania TANESCO 1,366 823 1,051 1,202 -379
Zambia ZESCO/CEC/LHPC 2,734 2,734 2,194 2,510 224
Zimbabwe ZESA 2,045 1,555 1,615 1,847 -292
67,190
60,719
50,817
55,009
5,710