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Zimbabwe bans electric geysers to save on energy

by Moyo Roy
05 Oct 2015 at 13:21hrs | Views
As an energy crisis in Zimbabwe worsens, the government has announced plans to ban electric showers as part of efforts to save what little power there is. Authorities say these consume 40% of domestic power, and they have now rolled out a programme to install solar water heaters, to replace nearly 300,000 electric showers, over 5 years.