Kapichira Power Station

Located in the Sourthen Region

Kapichira Power Station

The Kapichira hydro-electric Power Station is located at the Kapichira Falls, formerly known as the Livingstone Falls; named after the all-great Scottish Missionary; Dr. David Livingstone; who once passed through these falls. The Kapichira PowerStation is in Chikwawa District and shares boundaries with Majete Game Park.

The Power Station was first commissioned in the year 2000.


Develpment StagesTotal Capacity (MW)Year Completed
Phase I x2 Units each of 32.4MW64.82000
Phase II x2 Units each of 32.4MW64.82013