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First housing project in Aussenkehr receives solar hot water heating co-financed by SOLTRAIN
First housing project in Aussenkehr receives solar hot water heating co-financed by SOLTRAIN

Namibia

Aussenkehr, a settlement in the far southern region of Namibia about 50 km northwest of the Noordoewer bor…
Published: 2 months, 2 weeks ago
By: Helvi Ileka and Joseph Shigwedha

Solarsoft Fresh Fast Food in Mohales Hoek
Solarsoft Fresh Fast Food in Mohales Hoek

Lesotho

SOLTRAIN partner in Lesotho, Bethel Business and Community Development Centre (BBCDC), is showcasing how solar therm…
Published: 2 months, 2 weeks ago
By: Ivan Yaholnitsky

Harare hosts a successful SOLTRAIN Conference 2021
Harare hosts a successful SOLTRAIN Conference 2021

Global

After a break of two years, the SOLTRAIN conference took place again in late November 2021. Around 90 solar thermal …
Published: 5 months, 1 week ago
By: Werner Weiss

Austrian ambassador visits SOLTRAIN system at the Cape Brewing Company
Austrian ambassador visits SOLTRAIN system at the Cape Brewing Company

South Africa

Austrian Ambassador to South Africa, Dr. Johann Brieger, visited E3 Energy's Solar Heating for Industrial P…
Published: 5 months, 1 week ago
By: Doran Schoeman

Supporting access to finance for solar thermal developers
Supporting access to finance for solar thermal developers

Global

Access to finance for starting or scaling up of solar thermal projects remains a challenge in many countries across …
Published: 5 months, 1 week ago
By: Richmore Kaseke

Botswana Defence Force to collaborate with SOLTRAIN
Botswana Defence Force to collaborate with SOLTRAIN

Botswana

The Director-General Support Services, Botswana Defence Force (BDF), Major General M. M. Seikano has promised to col…
Published: 5 months, 1 week ago
By: Kevin Nwaigwe and Okatoseng Masoso