Namibia

Namibia have one of the highest solar radiation resource

Namibia has the potential to light up Southern Africa, given its strategic location and ambitious plan for private investments in the power generation sector, according to the Finance Minister Calle Schlettwein. The public sector alone cannot respond to the enormous investment needed to meet the growing demand for electricity in [...]

2017-11-09T14:14:34+00:00 09-11-2017|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , |

UNDP Namibia supports Concentrated Solar Power Project

The “Concentrated Solar Power Technology Transfer for Electricity Generation” (CSP TT NAM) has supported Namibia to develop its capacity in CSP technology, through a facilitation of commercial solar thermal plant, which is regarded one of the cleaner and more mature technologies through south-south and north-south transfer opportunities. The project which [...]

2017-07-10T17:05:04+00:00 10-07-2017|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , , |

Namibia to build a 150 MW Concentrated Solar Power plant

Namibian power utility NamPower plans to build three new plants, its managing director said on Friday, to boost electricity security in the southwest African country. Namibia is a net importer of electricity with an installed capacity of 513.5 megawatts. The country is home to the Kudu Gas Fields, which [...]

Studies to develop a Concentrated Solar Power plant with storage in Namibia

NamPower has made significant progress with regard to the development of its biomass and concentrated solar power projects its managing director Simson Haulofu indicated this week at the Invest in Namibia International conference. “We have been looking at issues of biomass. We can generate quite a lot. Sixty megawatts (MW) [...]

Namibian first Concentrated Solar Power plant details to be published in November

Up to 70% of Namibia’s electricity demand is imported, mostly from South Africa and to a lesser extent form Zimbabwe and Zambia. NamPower, Namibia’s national power utility, is pursuing comprehensive energy provision and supply efficiency throughout Namibia. Concentrated solar power especially with storage, has been regarded as one of the [...]

2016-12-27T14:56:51+00:00 15-10-2016|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , , |

Nampower issues tender and procurement for Concentrated Solar Power Plant for Namibia

1) Techno-economic Consultant to assist NamPower with the feasibility of CSP plants in NamPower. The funding for the Techno-economic Consultant will be financed by Sustainability 4All thought the EIB. The Procurement notice has been published on the EIB website and NamPower website. http://www.nampower.com.na/Tenders.aspx   Short description of procurement notice: NamPower, [...]

Namibia’s first Concentrated Solar Power plant could reach 200 MW

Namibia Power Corporation (NamPower) tendered in November for a new impact assessment to build the country's first CSP plant which could see as much as 200 MW of capacity built on an unused coal plant site. According to the tender document, NamPower wants the new CSP plant's capacity to be between [...]

2016-12-27T14:57:28+00:00 05-12-2015|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , , |