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Solar thermal success story: Maru-a-Pula school hostels
Solar thermal success story: Maru-a-Pula school hostels

Botswana

Maru-a-Pula is a co-educational, independent day and boarding secondary school which was founded in 1972 and es…
Published: 2 weeks, 2 days ago
By: Kevin Nwaigwe

Hospital reaps the reward of hybrid solar thermal system
Hospital reaps the reward of hybrid solar thermal system

South Africa

Hospitals have a very large demand for hot water and water heating is a major expense. Most hospitals use heat pumps…
Published: 2 weeks, 2 days ago
By: David Liddell

Minister of Tertiary Education, Research, Science and Technology visits University of Botswana's SOLTRAIN trailer
Minister of Tertiary Education, Research, Science and Technology visits University of Botswana's SOLTRAIN trailer

Botswana

The Minister of Tertiary Education, Research, Science and Technology, Botswana, Honourable Dr. Douglas Letsholathebe…
Published: 2 weeks, 2 days ago
By: Kevin Nwaigwe

SOLTRAIN assists with providing solar hot water for townhouses in Maseru
SOLTRAIN assists with providing solar hot water for townhouses in Maseru

Lesotho

A townhouse complex in Lesotho has become a beneficiary of the SOLTRAIN Demonstration Project initiative i…
Published: 2 months, 1 week ago
By: Puleng Mosothoane

Maternity clinic reaps the benefits of solar hot water
Maternity clinic reaps the benefits of solar hot water

Zimbabwe

Mother Paula Maternity Clinic is situated in the suburb of Paradise Park in the town of Marondera, near to the …
Published: 2 months, 1 week ago
By: Samson Mhlanga

Ostrich leather tannery's cost and energy savings quantified after two-and-a-half years of operation with solar
Ostrich leather tannery's cost and energy savings quantified after two-and-a-half years of operation with solar

South Africa

Cape Karoo International (CKI), is the result of a merger between Klein Karoo International and Mosstrich, and is th…
Published: 2 months, 1 week ago
By: CKI Tannery, Oudtshoorn