One bolt of lightning has enough electricity to supply 200,000 average size homes!
Electricity is regulated through the BERA Act of 2016 in conjunction with the Electricity Supply Act and the Botswana Power Corporation Act. And covers generation, transmission, distribution and sale of electricity.
Currently, the industry is vertically integrated however the government has laid down initiatives in its strategy to ensure introduction of IPP’s and citizen participation through various generation means. BERA shall ensure implementation of these initiatives in order for the country to achieve its goal of being energy secure and net exporter by 2036.
The following activities are licensed under the Electricity Sector as per 35 of the Act;
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|PUBLIC NOTICE - BPC ELECTRICITY TARIFF ADJUSTMENT APPLICATION (2023/24) PUBLIC HEARING||
BPC ELECTRICITY TARIFF ADJUSTMENT APPLICATION FOR THE 2024 FINANCIAL YEAR (2023/24).
Date: Thursday, 11th August 2022
Venue: Travel Lodge, Block 3, Gaborone
Time: 0900 – 1300hrs
|2023-2024 BPC Electricity Tariff Application Consultation Paper||
BOTSWANA POWER CORPORATION ELECTRICITY TARIFF ADJUSTMENT APPLICATION FOR THE 2024 FINANCIAL YEAR (2023/24).
Uploaded 08 July 2022
|PRESS RELEASE - BERA Guidelines For the Review Of Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs)||
BERA Guidelines For the Review Of Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs)
Uploaded 08 April 2022
|PRESS RELEASE - BPC ELECTRICITY TARIFF ADJUSTMENT REVIEW FOR THE 2022/23 FINANCIAL YEAR||
BPC ELECTRICITY TARIFF ADJUSTMENT PROPOSAL REVIEW FOR THE 2022/23 FINANCIAL YEAR
Uploaded 30 March 2022
|Integrated Resource Plan for Electricity for Botswana||
Integrated Energy Planning and developing an Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) are an integral part of the energy planning process in Botswana as guided by its 11th National Development Plans (NDP 11) and other sector policies and ambitions.
Uploaded 30 July 2021
|BOTSWANA POWER CORPORATION ELECTRICITY TARIFF ADJUSTMENT PROPOSAL||
BOTSWANA POWER CORPORATION ELECTRICITY TARIFF ADJUSTMENT PROPOSAL FOR THE 2022/23 FINANCIAL YEAR.
Uploaded 24 July 2021
|BPC Tariff Filing Responses||
BERA's BPC Tariff Filing Responses.
Uploaded 27 April 2021
|BPC Electricity Tariff Increase||
BPC Electricity Tariff Increase effective 01 April 2021.
Uploaded 12 April 2021
|Perfomance Monitoring Framework For BPC||
BERA's Perfomance Monitoring Framework For BPC.
Uploaded 04 Feb 2021
|BOTSWANA ROOFTOP SOLAR PROGRAMME||
The Department of Energy, under the Ministry of Mineral Resources, Green Technology and Energy Security has adopted guidelines for a Rooftop Solar (RTS) Programme.
Uploaded 11 Nov. 2020
|BOTSWANA ROOFTOP SOLAR PROGRAM RULES||
BOTSWANA ROOFTOP SOLAR PROGRAM RULES.
|ROOFTOP SOLAR GUIDELINES||
The goal of these Guidelines is to enable BPC electricity consumers to generate electricity for their own use while selling any excess to BPC up to the limit as defined by the Ministry.
Uploaded 11 Nov. 2020