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Jun 11th, 2013
 
Soitec connects 25-kW CPV demonstration CPV system in Namibia
 
Soitec (Euronext), a world leader in generating and manufacturing revolutionary semiconductor materials for the electronics and energy industries, has installed a concentrator photovoltaic (CPV) demonstration plant in the isolated rural village of Usib near Rehoboth in central Namibia.
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  • Working with NamPower, Soitec demonstrates value of its CPV technology and commitment to Namibia by supplying electricity to an isolated rural community

The new 25- kilowatt installation has been connected to the grid of the national power utility, NamPower, and provides electricity for users including a rural school. Soitec and NamPower have entered into a cooperative agreement in which Soitec has constructed and operates the CPV plant and will transfer the knowledge gained as well as operations and maintenance duties to NamPower.

 

 
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