Morupule B power station is a 600megawatt (MW) coal plant near Palapye, Botswana.. The power station is proposed to be expanded by 300 to 600 MW. As of 2016 Morupule and its proposed expansion is the only coalfired power station for domestic use in the country.
The Board of Directors of Shumba Energy Ltd ("Shumba Energy" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that the company has signed an option to acquire 75% of the Morupule South project from Hodges Resources. The Morupule South Coal Project is located within the central eastern district of Botswana, directly to the south of the Morupule Colliery.