EcoSUN Green Village
Innovative technologies and solar for sustainable settelments with water and energy management in rural regions of South Africa.
Integrated technological approaches involving green technologies for water, sanitation and the solar option for energy, are defined and must be harnessed and cultivated.
This consortium of two research institutes and five companies will develop a new concept for water and energy management in structurally weak rural and/or densely populated areas in developing and emerging countries.
During 10 days in March members of the Steering Committee of the EcoSUN project from the Departments of Science and Technology, and of Human Settlements, of Nelson Mandela University and of Ndlambe Municipality joint the German-South African Summer School "Conceptualizing Green Villages" at Potsdam University. read more