Dedicated Supply Otavi:

  • Selected EIA consultants will be approached to provide consultancy services for EIA and EMP studies for 40km 33kV dedicated supply from Ohorongo (NamPower) Substation to Otavi Substation.
  • Engineering Consultant to be appointed to do network studies, for load transfer study.

NEF Funded Electrification

  • In discussion with MME for funds (Funds of 15 million in principle approved, awaiting ministerial signature)
  • Engineering busy with the designs of the identified areas
  • Costing for MV & LV will be cost separately
  • MV works to be covered by Cenored, whilst LV services to be covered by NEF funding

Traffic Lights

  • Traffic lights complete in Otjiwarongo, Outjo and Tsumeb
  • Additional Traffic Lights in Tsumeb and Outjo (under consideration)
  • Request for new installation in Okakarara.  Town Council prepared to co-finance the project


  • Tender closed Monday, 16 Sept 2013
  • Evaluation underway
  • Submission to tender-board 23 Sep 2013


  • CENORED has commitment to connect  250 household within  500m radius of MV supply.
  • 100 household outside the 500m radius, extension of MV network with a transformer.
  • All 72 households identified by ORC are outside 500m radius, network limitation from NP.