In regard to solar energy, the Lesotho Energy Master Plan estimated solar energy at an annual average of 7,520 MJ/m2 per day on horizontal surface. As part of the national sustainable development policy, one of the main objectives of the government in the energy sector is to promote the adoption of solar energy technologies. The draft paper on renewable energy policy enlists solar PV applications (solar home systems, PV for clinics, PV for water pumping and PV for telecommunication) and solar thermal technologies (solar water heaters, passive solar renewable energy technologies in Lesotho.

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The Lesotho National Development Corporation (LNDC) is the main parastatal of the Government of Lesotho charged with the implementation of the country’s industrial development policies.

“The mandate of the Corporation is to initiate, promote and facilitate the development of manufacturing and processing industries, mining and commerce in a manner calculated to raise the level of income and employment in Lesotho.”  more...

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Maseru, Lesotho, 100

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