CEC has a long and proud history in Zambia. Our successful privatisation and subsequent listing has paved the way for our progressive moves into other Africa power markets.

Below are some of our milestones thus far:-

Operational milestones

1956 | 220kV power line was built

2009 | CEC became a full member of the SAPP

2009 | CEC acquires 50% shareholding in Realtime Technology Alliance Limited

2010 | CEC and Konnoco enter into a 25 year power supply agreement

2011 | CEC Liquid Telecom Joint Venture Formed

2013 | CEC acquires Abuja Electricity Distribution Company Nigeria

Awards milestones

2010 | CEC wins the Africa Investor (Ai) Developer of the Year Award

2012 | CEC receives 2012 ZACCI and ZEMA award

Other milestones

1964 | Company was renamed

1982 | Became the Power Division of ZCCM

1997 | ZCCM Power Division privatised; CEC is formed

2006 | National Grid and Cinergy Corporation divest from CEC

2008 | CEC listed on the Lusaka Securities Exchange