Energy

Namibia aims to become hydrogen superpower

3 weeks ago - 06 January 2022 | Energy

Johannesburg ∙ Elna Schultz "So now finally, we're on the map," says Philip Balhoa about Lüderitz, a town in southern Namibia, where harsh desert meets pale ocean.The port town has previously benefited from diamonds and...

Fuel prices for January 2022 unchanged

4 weeks ago - 30 December 2021 | Energy

The petrol pump prices in Walvis Bay (port of entry) will remain N$15.68 per litre and the price of diesel will remain NS15.68 per litre. Fuel pump prices countrywide will also remain unchanged the Ministry...

Namibia’s hopes to strike oil renewed

4 weeks ago - 29 December 2021 | Energy

Swakopmund ∙ [email protected] Shell oil and gas company started drilling offshore Namibia on 8 December.The latest exploration exercise once again raised hopes that Namibia might soon add another commercially viable gas or oil source...

BESS to reduce major renewable energy expansion challenges

1 month - 18 December 2021 | Energy

A bilateral cooperation agreement between the Republic of Namibia and the Federal Republic of Germany through the KfW Development Bank has yielded a grant of €20 million towards the implementation of the first ever utility...

Fuel price to increase with 70 c/l in December...

2 months ago - 26 November 2021 | Energy

Andreas Simon the senior public relations officer of the ministry of Mines and Energy, announced that the ministry had completed the fuel price review for December. According to Simon, the ministry found itself at a...

Petrol, diesel prices rise again

2 months ago - 29 October 2021 | Energy

The Ministry of Mines and Energy announced that the price of petrol will increase by 50 cents per litre and that of diesel by 70...

Namcor oil storage report exposes shortcomings

3 months ago - 08 October 2021 | Energy

Windhoek ∙ [email protected] due diligence report sanctioned by the National Petroleum Corporation of Namibia (Namcor) as well as sensitive ministerial correspondence into the state of...

Fuel price increase could promote smuggling

3 months ago - 05 October 2021 | Energy

Windhoek ∙ [email protected] After the Ministry of Mines and Energy announced that fuel prices will increase by 30 cents per litre (c/l), people expressed...

Namcor oil storage report exposes shortcomings

3 months ago - 04 October 2021 | Energy

Windhoek ∙ [email protected] A due diligence report sanctioned by the National Petroleum Corporation of Namibia (Namcor) as well as sensitive ministerial correspondence into the...

Erongo RED explains tariff increase, resolutions taken

4 months ago - 16 September 2021 | Energy

Walvis Bay • [email protected] An electricity tariff increase of 1.7% has been in effect from July 2021 and runs until June 2022. More...

Fuel prices on the up

4 months ago - 30 August 2021 | Energy

The price of fuel will increase by 60 cents per litre for petrol and 30 cents per litre for diesel on Wednesday (1 September).According to...

Fuel prices remain unchanged

5 months ago - 03 August 2021 | Energy

The ministry of mines announced that it will not adjust fuel prices given current economic circumstances, but warned that this may be short-lived.At the moment,...

Energy

Fuel unchanged, but RFA levy...

8 months ago - 28 May 2021 | Energy

While the energy ministry announced that fuel prices for June remain unchanged, the finance ministry approved an increase of 7c/l in the Road User Levy...

Small increase in NamPower tariffs

8 months ago - 30 April 2021 | Energy

The Electricity Control Board (ECB) announced that it has approved an increase of 2.92% in the average bulk electricity tariff after an application by NamPower...

Fuel prices unchanged for May

9 months ago - 28 April 2021 | Energy

The ministry of mines announced that fuel prices would remain unchanged for the month of May.This is mainly thanks to a stabilisation of oil prices...

Dispute around appointments

9 months ago - 05 April 2021 | Energy

Swakopmund • Erwin Leuschner The Swakopmund town council, which is dominated by several opposition parties, continues to set an example.During the recent council meeting...

Petrol, diesel increases by 80c

11 months ago - 26 February 2021 | Energy

Walvis Bay The ministry of mines and energy (MME) announced that the price of petrol and diesel will increase by 80c in Wednesday...

Issues experienced with pre-paid electricity...

1 year - 27 January 2021 | Energy

Walvis Bay ErongoRED said that it is currently experiencing issues with the selling of prepaid electricity. According to a statement issued by the...

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