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Over 1500 attend Biomass Technology Expo 2019

Press release August 22, 2019
Bush to feed technology The recently held Biomass Technology Expo 2019 has put biomass firmly on the national agenda, and calendar, taking its rightful place as one of the must-see annual trade shows in the country. The event took place on the 9th of August, at the Otjiwa Safari Lodge, and hosted over 1500 visitors, 120 exhibitors and technology demonstrators.

Thousands to flock to Biomass Technology Expo 2019

Press release August 1, 2019
Biomass technology expo namibia otjiwa safari lodge Got bush? If so, the Biomass Technology Expo 2019 is an event not to be missed! Farmers, SMEs, corporates, and entrepreneurs interested in unlocking the unlimited economic opportunity of woody biomass are going to flock to this year’s Biomass Technology Expo in the thousands.

Are Namibians actually bush farmers?

Press release August 1, 2019
Namibian bush farm Namibia is supposedly a “cattle country” but is this really what we are? I would argue that with over 45 million hectares of farmland covered by bush encroachment, that maybe we should consider re-defining ourselves.

Biomass Technology Expo 2019

Press release July 16, 2019
Biomass Technology Expo - live harvesting demonstration 1 Got bush? If so, the Biomass Technology Expo 2019 is an event not to be missed! If you are a farmer, business, corporate, or entrepreneur interested in the unlimited economic opportunity of woody biomass, then this expo is for you!

Biomass Energy – unlocking the triple bottom line

Press release July 10, 2019
Spanner Re heat and power system Did you know that only 1% of Namibia’s standing encroacher bush biomass resource could be used to produce 900 Megawatt (MW) of renewable electricity? Not only is that enough to meet the country’s 650 MW peak electricity demand, but there would even be some power left over to supply the southern African power pool with, and earn some extra spending money along the way.

Namibia sits on a biomass goldmine

Press release June 19, 2019
Namibian oil fields Namibia is currently facing an uphill economic battle, having recently slipped into a recession, coupled with a staggering unemployment rate of over 30%, which is exacerbated further still by low international commodity prices, affecting some of our largest national income earners from the mining sector.

The UN declares war on the West's "tsunami" of electronic waste

Press release February 1, 2019
Landfill in Nigeria - e-waste PR The millions of tons of electronic waste that the developed countries dump in other countries must be controlled, says the UN in a new report.

2018 saw recycling rates of e-waste increase in Namibia

Press release January 11, 2019
Global E waste recycling rates - NamiGreen / United Nations Times are changing in Namibia - recycling rates of electronic waste are increasing and 2018 was the best year so far.

The problem with E-waste

Press release October 10, 2018
NamiGreen - Logo large According to WHO, waste electronics (e-waste / WEEE) are polluting drinking water and harming ecosystems around the world when e-waste a improperly handled.

Electronic waste dumping in Namibia?

Press release July 17, 2018
E-waste Africa generated global ewaste monitor 2017 Certainly not! NamiGreen, an electronic waste management company ensure safe disposal of e-waste in Africa

Namibia is one of highest 'e-waste-generating' countries in Africa

Press release July 17, 2018
E-waste generation Africa - Top 10 countries E-waste statistics from the UN, ITU and ISWA tells that the relatively high living standards in Namibia is the main explaining factor for the high amounts of e-waste generated per inhabitant in Namibia

E-waste recycling in Africa

Press release July 16, 2018
E waste sorting africa NamiGreen responsibly recycles e-waste in Africa for companies in US and Europe