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Solar Farms and Lodges

The lament “Solar is too expensive” does not hold water any more. Solar power has become much more competitive within the last years. Let me start with photovoltaic solar water pumping, often abbreviated as PVP: While some years ago only boreholes with a shallow water table (typically less than 70m) and low daily yield (typically 10 cubic meters or less @ 70m head) had been economically feasible Solar pumping can now fulfil all requirements in terms of volume and lifting head. This stems from the fact that today solar electricity can be produced much cheaper on site than delivered by a Diesel generator or even sourced from Namibian electricity grid. Continue reading Solar Farms and Lodges

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25 Years Solar Age Namibia

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25 Years Solar Age Namibia (1989 – 2014)

Solar Age Namibia first opened its doors to the public in March 1989 in Windhoek Jeppe Street. 20 years later we are still in Jeppe Street to serve the people of Namibia.