CRONIMET Mining Power Solutions has completed a solar power plant to supply Namibia’s leading dairy producer with renewable energy.
CRONIMET Mining Power Solutions recently completed the construction of an 800 kWp solar power plant located in Windhoek, Namibia. The power plant will from now on cover the energy needs and cut operational costs of Namibia Dairies, who is a leading force in the Namibian dairy industry and employs over 700 people.
The plant consists of two roof-mounted installations of 252 kWp and 310 kWp, a 140 kWp greenfield installation as well as a rooftop plant with a capacity of 80 kWp which was installed on top of the carport. CRONIMET Mining Power Solutions Namibia constructed this pioneer project in the dairy industry as Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) Partner and will be involved for the next 25 years an Independent Power Producer (IPP) and Operation and Maintenance (O&M) partner with its JV company OLC Dairies Solar Energy (Pty) Ltd.
About CRONIMET: CRONIMET Mining Power Solutions GmbH is a German-based renewable energy company founded in 2013 that develops, builds, finances, owns and operates utility scale solar PV power plants and mini-grids across sub-Saharan Africa. In just a few years, CRONIMET has become one of the leading solar photovoltaic developers and independent power producers in Southern Africa, with operating PV plants and projects under development in Botswana, South Africa, Mozambique, Namibia, Zambia and several other African countries. To date, CRONIMET has completed, is constructing, was awarded or has achieved pre-financial close on 11 African projects representing more than 36 MW of power, and has a development pipeline consisting more than 260 MW of utility scale, solar PV-diesel hybrid and rural mini-grid projects.View More