Energy

SA's nuke deal with Russia scrapped

11 hours ago | Energy

It's back to the drawing board for government, which has received a bloody nose in the Western Cape High Court where its nuclear procurement processes to date have been declared unlawful and set aside. Judge...

No fuel price change

3 weeks ago - 03 April 2017 | Energy

Drivers can rejoice in the fact that they will not have to fork out a cent more for petrol or diesel this month.“The Ministry of Mines and Energy announces that fuel pump prices for April...

No fuel price change

3 weeks ago - 02 April 2017 | Energy

Drivers can rejoice in the fact that they will not have to fork out a cent more for petrol or diesel this month.“The Ministry of Mines and Energy announces that fuel pump prices for April...

SORED will be operational this year

1 month - 22 March 2017 | Energy

NAMPA The establishment of the Southern Electricity Distribution Company (SORED) is expected before the end of the year.The company will distribute electricity in the southern regions of Hardap and //Karas...

Petrol up by 32c a litre

1 month - 01 March 2017 | Energy

Fuel prices increased at midnight last night - by 32 cents a litre for 95-octane unleaded petrol and 25 cents a litre for all grades of diesel.Production cuts by the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries...

Net metering registration begins

1 month - 01 March 2017 | Energy

The City of Windhoek this week announced the start of the registration period for residents with photovoltaic (PV) installations, which will end on 30 May.The...

NamPower draws the line

2 months ago - 02 February 2017 | Energy

NamPower has given notice that it will cut the power supply to at least eight towns and villages, and a further 40 small settlements. ...

Okatope substation installation complete

3 months ago - 29 December 2016 | Energy

NamPower technicians installed the new Okatope substation on Saturday, according to its spokesperson Tangeni Kambangula.Said Kambangula: “the damaged transformer has since been replaced with a...

Monju nuclear canned

4 months ago - 20 December 2016 | Energy

Once touted as a 'dream reactor', the Monju facility was designed to generate more fuel than it consumes via nuclear chain reaction, an attractive alternative...

Green power brings money and jobs

4 months ago - 01 December 2016 | Energy

The Environmental Investment Fund of Namibia (EIF) signed a letter of intent with the French Agency for Development (AFD) worth N$675 million over a three-year...

Arandis welcomes solar power plant

4 months ago - 28 November 2016 | Energy

Arandis Solar Energy announced its planned construction of a three-megawatt solar energy plant in the town last week. The plant will supply electricity to ErongoRED...

Wind farm becomes reality

5 months ago - 22 November 2016 | Energy

The notoriously windy town of Lüderitz will be home to the country''s first wind farm, which is scheduled for completion by the middle of next...

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Major power crisis averted

6 months ago - 10 October 2016 | Energy

The Ruacana hydropower station was at risk of suffering substantial damage in April this year, which could have led a to a major power crisis...

NamPower probes power outage

9 months ago - 23 July 2016 | Energy

Power utility, NamPower, has a released a statement regarding the power failure experienced across the country on Friday evening. "NamPower wishes to inform the public...

Nampower, Greenam deal adds 20...

9 months ago - 14 July 2016 | Energy

Namibia’s national energy utility continues to make strides in its efforts to secure national electricity supplies, yesterday signing its second major agreement with independent power...

Fuel prices up this week

9 months ago - 04 July 2016 | Energy

Fuel prices will go up again on Wednesday, the Ministry of Mines and Energy has announced.As of Wednesday at 00h01, the new pump prices at...

Cause of blackout unknown

9 months ago - 29 June 2016 | Energy

NamPower yesterday apologised to its customers following a power outage during the lunch hour. “NamPower wishes to inform the public that it experienced a power...

NamPower apologises for power outage

9 months ago - 28 June 2016 | Energy

NamPower has apologised to its customers following a power outage during the lunch hour. “NamPower wishes to inform the public that it experienced a power...

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