Author: theengineer

From Energy Consumer to Energy Prosumer

Namibia had to learn a lesson after the power purchase agreement with South Africa had to be renegotiated and sufficient excess energy from this country [...]

Solar Age: Putting energy into the hands of Namibians

Solar Age, one of the pioneering companies in the development of solar energy technologies in Namibia, has committed itself to promoting sustainable [...]

Electricity Production at the Point of Consumption

Residences, office buildings, schools, workshops, factories and supermarkets share one common denominator: they require electricity to fulfil their function. [...]

LSN Demystifying Solar in Namibia

Go Solar! The sun will never send you an invoice for the energy it provides. Our solar grid tied systems can cut up to 60% of your current electrical bill [...]

Solar power gaining a foothold in Africa

Roadside shops along the main highway from Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso’s capital, to the northwest offer diverse wares: leather goods, wooden furniture, [...]

Harvesting the sun Scaling up solar power to meet Africa’s energy needs

In Niger’s eastern region of Diffa in the south of the Ténéré Desert - a vast sandy area across Niger and Chad up in the Sahara Desert - are the ruins [...]

Northern and Kavango road rehabilitation to cost US$39mil

Namibia’s Roads Authority (RA) has allocated a massive US$39.1 million (N$527million) for road rehabilitation in Ohangwena, Oshana and Oshikoto, as well [...]

Pipe relining solutions making inroads into Africa

First introduced in 2012, patented Nu Flow pipe relining solutions have gained traction in South Africa, and the company, which has the master licence for [...]

Training Levy Alone Is Not Enough-CIF

Employers needed to have registered with the Namibian Training Authority (NTA) by 27 February this year.  The Construction Industries Federation (CIF) [...]

Namport rail connection on the edge

Following the completion the N$480million rehabilitation of the Aus/Lüderitz railway line, conceited efforts are underway for Namport to begin the rail [...]