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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: 4 weeks ago
By: CKI Tannery, Oudtshoorn

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: 4 weeks ago
By: Samson Mhlanga

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: 4 weeks ago
By: Puleng Mosothoane

SOLTRAIN Student Project Support Scheme: A supervisor's perspective

Botswana

As a lecturer for Energy and Industrial Engineering at Botswana University of Science at Technology (BIUST), it was …
Published: 1 month, 3 weeks ago
By: Dr. Tobias Bader

Solar Thermal Energy for Maluti Mountain Brewery: A bursary recipient perspective

Lesotho

My name is Malillane Lillane, a Mosotho woman pursuing a Masters in Sustainable Energy at the National University of…
Published: 1 month, 3 weeks ago
By: Malillane Lillane

SOLTRAIN’s Support Scheme for Postgraduate Students has awarded fifteen bursaries so far with more to come
SOLTRAIN’s Support Scheme for Postgraduate Students has awarded fifteen bursaries so far with more to come

Global

SOLTRAIN’s Student Project Support Scheme supports masters or PhD theses dedicated to the topic of solar therm…
Published: 2 months, 2 weeks ago
By: Monika Spörk-Dür