The Copperbelt Energy Corporation Plc (CEC), a member of the SAPP and listed on the Lusaka Securities Exchange, is a Zambian incorporated power transmission, generation and distribution company and a major developer of energy infrastructure in Africa, respected for its skills in designing and operating transmission systems. CEC owns, operates and maintains power transmission, generation and distribution assets servicing customers in Zambia and the DRC, and is one of the largest international power traders in Zambia and the DRC.
For decades, CEC has supported the growth of Zambia’s mining industry. CEC's longevity is a testament to their ability to deliver the reliability and power solutions needed to ensure that our existing mining customers continue to sustain their operations, grow and expand. CEC’s unrivaled track record and experience give the necessary comfort to both new and existing mining operations. Zambia has remained a top copper mining country because CEC has been a reliable and dependable partner in energy – the key that unlocks the country’s development.
To be the leading Zambian investor, developer and operator of energy infrastructure in Africa by providing innovative solutions and building strategic partnerships through committed professional teams.
We are committed to:
Supply reliable energy and high quality services to meet our customers’ unique and changing needs, efficiently and proactively through robust infrastructure, diverse power sources and professional teams
Increase value for our shareholders through responsible and transparent corporate conduct, innovation and investing prudently.
Role of CEC in the Zambian Power Sector
Efficiency and quality of supply is highly prized at CEC, without compromise. A state-of-the-art control centre ensures that the power system is centrally controlled. CEC’s extensive network and multiple power sourcing ensures high operational reliability to avoid failure of supply. We deeply understand our customers’ power needs and make no room for laxity or chance. CEC operates and maintains a robust network of transmission, distribution and power generation assets, from which it handles up to 50% of national peak demand and 50% of national energy consumption. CEC owns and operates the Zambian wheels power.
CEC remains committed to supplying reliable energy and high quality services to meet our customers’ unique and changing needs in an effective and proactive manner.