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BOTSWANA SEEKS TO EXPORT ELECTRICITY IN THE NEXT 6 YEARS

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Botswana aims to become a net exporter of electricity by the year 2027. The Minister of Mineral Resources, Green Technology and Energy Security, Lefoko Moagi shared this when answering a question in Parliament this afternoon.He said in order to meet the local energy demand and be able to export excess electricity, the Ministry developed an Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) which was launched in December last year.He explained that the IRP is a 20-year roadmap for power generation and takes on board different technologies for power generation, noting that the target is to have 100% electricity availability in the country by 2030.