PROJECT NAME: OMBURU PV POWER PROJECT
LOCATION: 12km south east from the town of Omaruru
The project involves the development of a 20MW Solar PV Project close to the town of Omaruru. Namibia is blessed with some of the best solar irradiation in the world; the estimated capacity factor of this project is approximately 36%.
The key benefi ts of the project are to reduce the overall NamPower tariff to the customer by introducing an affordable renewable energy to the Namibian grid and supporting renewable commitments prescribed in the Renewable Energy Policy and National Energy Policy.
N$488 million (US$35 million).
Project Completion for the power plant is planned for October 2020.
Dr. Grant Muller
Head Generation Projects
Tel: +264 61 205 2393
Senior Manager: Strategic Finance
Tel : +264 61 205 2752