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Grid parity – what is it?

by Conrad Roedern We live in times of falling prices for Solar Energy equipment – some 25% reduction for modules in the last 8 months – while prices of energy supply from traditional sources are almost constantly on the rise. … Continue reading


Renewable Energy – Indigenous Energy

by Conrad Roedern The majority of African countries spend most of their income earned from export on fuel imports. Many among them spend more than that, i. e. these fuel imports are partly paid from development aid monies. One must … Continue reading


Solar Energy and Land Reform

by Wiebke Volkmann and Conrad Roedern Many families would love for their children to have the best of both worlds: knowing their rural roots, being in nature, possibly even finding work as farmers and producers of food as well as … Continue reading


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German RE Delegation to Namibia

The Southern African – German Chamber of Commerce and Industry NPC is organizing business “match-making” days in Windhoek and Swakopmund for German RE companies from the 11-14th of November 2013. REIAoN members are hereby invited to participate in an open … Continue reading

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All members are reminded of the annual AGM event next coming Friday the 27th. buy cialis uk of September 2013. We will attach a programme here early next week.


Urban wind to teach school kids about renewable energy

A national UK education programme aimed at educating young people about green energy is to be launched by the renewable energy company Urban Wind. The aim of the education programme is to inform the next generation about renewable energy while … Continue reading


REIAoN letter to ECB regarding "Net Metering" regulations for Namibia

The Renewable Energy Industry Association of Namibia (REIAoN) – Open letter to ECB: Following our board meeting on 15 May 2013, we strongly want to utter the following comments and reservations concerning the latest version of net metering rules: 1. … Continue reading


Urgent Net-Metering Questionnaire for REIAoN Members

REIAoN did receive ECB documents for the review of Net-Metering practices in Namibia. Members are asked to download and answer the ECB questionnaire. The deadline to give “feedback” to ECB is unfortunately already this coming Friday – 15th of Feb. … Continue reading


RE Association Workshop in Ghana

REIAoN did send a Namibian representative to the EU-AFRICA renewable energy workshop in Ghana in Nov. 2012. The workshop has been organized by ARE (Alliance for Rural Electrification), RECP (Africa_EU Renewable Energy Cooperation Program) and euei pdf (energy for development). … Continue reading