The renewable energy system nears completion as 2022 draws to a close. Its installation is on track for the planned commissioning of the Biomass Processing Unit in March, 2023.
The 800 kWh battery system is still to be installed, in order to provide the project stable power, day and night. The battery system is being manufactured, and will be self contained within its own containerized battery room.
Photo: 308 kW of high efficiency solar panels installed in a fixed position ground-mounted configuration.
Namibia boasts the second highest solar potential worldwide making it the perfect place for deploying solar PV technology.
Map: The map relates to the photovoltaic power potential in Namibia. The SteamBio Africa site is marked in green. Source: Global Solar Atlas