energy

Energy Ministry clarifies August fuel price increase

by editor1 / Aug 07, 2020 / 0 comments
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NAMPA

-The Ministry of Mines and Energy says the increase in fuel prices for August is to ensure fuel supply into the country. Fuel pump prices went up countrywide on Wednesday midnight with petrol increasing by N$1 per litre and diesel by 70 cents per litre.

Namibia, Russia look at cooperation in energy sector

by editor1 / Oct 23, 2019 / 0 comments
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Namibian Presidency

-Namibia and Russia are looking at possibilities of cooperation in the energy sector and exploit uranium for the benefit of both countries.

Solar power can solve Namibia's energy crisis- Dr Nickanor

by editor1 / May 18, 2018 / 0 comments

About 60 percent of Africa's rural population still lives without electricity.

Energy Minister hopes Namibia can generate 60% of its energy from renewable resources

by editor1 / May 07, 2018 / 0 comments

Wind energy resources around Luderitz have the capacity to serve the entire country's energy needs.

Sourcing power from abroad increases risk to the economy - Schlettwein

by editor / Feb 25, 2017 / 0 comments

Finance Minister Calle Schlettwein says sourcing power from neighbouring countries is no longer a safe option as this increases risk to the economy.

Oil revenues on a decreasing

by editor / Oct 04, 2016 / 0 comments

Oil revenues have been on a decrease and have affected many economies around the world, currently Namibia finds itself in a low price oil environment.