REQUEST FOR PUBLIC COMMENTS ON DRAFT ZAMBIAN STANDARDS FOR THE HANDLING, STORAGE, DISTRIBUTION AND MAINTENANCE OF LIQUEFIED PETROLEUM GAS (LPG) IN DOMESTIC, COMMERCIAL AND INDUSTRIAL INSTALLATIONS – Code of Practice Part 1 – 6

The Energy Regulation Board (ERB) is a statutory body responsible for regulating the energy sector and derives its mandate from the Energy Regulation Act No.12 of 2019 read in conjunction with the Electricity Act No. 11 of 2019. The Zambia Bureau of Standards (ZABS) is the statutory national standards body established under an Act of […]

PETROLEUM PUMP PRICES REVISED DOWNWARD

The Energy Regulation Board (ERB) has adjusted the pump prices of petroleum products downwards by K1.65/litre for Petrol, K1.75/litre for Diesel and K1.72/litre for Kerosene for the month of September. Download Full Statement

ELECTRICITY COST OF SERVICE STUDY FINAL REPORTS

The Energy Regulation Board has published final Cost of Service Study Reports following the issuance of the Government Green Paper on the Findings and Recommendations of the 2021 Electricity Cost of Service Study by the Government of Zambia. TASK REPORTS Download All Documents (zipped) or download individual tasks reports below.   Government Green Paper on […]

Promulgation of the new “Guidelines for Siting of Petroleum Infrastructure”

The Energy Regulation Board (ERB) has approved the Guidelines for Siting of Petroleum Infrastructure which shall be implemented immediately. The decision was arrived at during the 2nd Regulatory Board Meeting held on 15th August, 2022. Download Full Statement Download Revised Siting Guidelines of Petroleum Infrastructure August 2022

Petroleum Pump Prices Revised – 31st July 2022

The Energy Regulation Board (ERB) has adjusted downwards the pump prices of petroleum products by K3.56/litre for Petrol, K3.14/litre for Diesel and K2.84/litre for Kerosene. Download Full Statement

ERB, CEC, ZESCO Comments on the Bulk Supply Agreement (BSA) Between CEC and ZESCO

The Energy Regulation Board (ERB) notes the statements recently issued by the Chairpersons of the Boards of Directors of both ZESCO and CEC Plc in respect of the bulk supply agreement (BSA) recently concluded between their two organizations and approved by the ERB. The agreement, which is for the supply of 380 MW of electrical […]

Petroleum Pump Prices Revised – 30th June 2022

The Energy Regulation Board (ERB) has adjusted upwards the pump prices of petroleum products by K1.80/litre for Petrol, K2.37/litre for Diesel and K2.51/litre for Kerosene. Download Full Statement

Only Low Sulphur Gasoil (LSGO) sold on the Zambian Market

The Energy Regulation Board (ERB) has assured members of the public that the only diesel currently being sold on the Zambian market is Low Sulphur Gasoil (LSGO). Therefore, despite the different colour codes for diesel pumps at some service stations, the type of diesel sold is all LSGO as there is no longer ordinary diesel […]