Zambia, Zimbabwe to Discuss Hydropower Project

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LUSAKA

Zambia and Zimbabwe will next month hold meetings to discuss the construction of the US$3-billion Batoka Hydro-Power plant which will produce 1,600 megawatts of power. Mines, Energy and Water Development Minister Christopher Yaluma said in Lusaka that among the agenda items would be Zimbabwe's payment of the $170 million debt stemming back from the failed Central Africa Power Corporation (Capco