The Daures Green Hydrogen Village is based in the Daures Constituency. The Daures Constituency is the largest constituency in the Erongo Region in Namibia with a population of approximately 11,350 people.

Majority of the people in this area depend on communal subsistence farming for their livelihood. The name Daures is derived from the Khoe Khoegowab name of the Brandberg mountain which is the highest in Namibia.

Daures Green Hydrogen Village Site Progress – Episode 1

The Daures Green Hydrogen Village (DGHV) has started construction of its first phase. Episode 1 covers the site handover.

Daures Green Hydrogen Village Site Progress – Episode 2

In Episode 2 we discuss the construction which has commenced on site with interviews of various staff members that are working to construct the Daures Green Hydrogen Village.

Daures Green Hydrogen Village Site Progress – Episode 3

In Episode 3 an update on the ongoing construction which has commenced is discussed together with more with interviews of various staff members that are working to construct the Daures Green Hydrogen Village.

Daures Green Hydrogen Village Site Progress – Episode 4

in Episode 4 the team from Windhoek Consulting Engineers (WCE) discuss some of the work being done at the Daures Green Hydrogen Village.

Daures Green Hydrogen Village Site Progress – Episode 5

In Episode 5, Request Haraseb from the Daures Green Hydrogen Village provides an update on the construction work being done at the Daures Green Hydrogen Village.

Daures Green Hydrogen Village Site Progress – Episode 6

In Episode 6, Chief Seibeb from the Daure Daman Traditional Authority and members of the Daures Green Hydrogen Village team discuss the recruitment process at the Daures Green Hydrogen Village which has employed over 140 people to date.

Daures Green Hydrogen Village Site Progress – Episode 7

In Episode 7, Vegtech discusses the Smart Greenhouse facility being constructed at the Daures Green Hydrogen Village. Total employment at the Daures Green Hydrogen Village now exceeds 160 persons.

Daures Green Hydrogen Village Site Progress – Episode 8

In episode 8, we give a brief overview of some of the completed aspects of the Daures Green Hydrogen Village.

Juliana Nuulimba discusses her activities at the Daures Green Hydrogen Village

Juliana Nuulimba, a Renewable Energy Analyst Intern at the Daures Green Hydrogen Village (DGHV) and a MSc. Renewable Energy student at UNAM describes her day to day work.

Aina Kauluma discusses her activities at the Daures Green Hydrogen Village

Aina Kauluma shares her experience as a University student studying Masters of Science in Renewable Energy. She has been employed by the Daures Green Hydrogen Consortium as a Green Hydrogen and Renewable Energy specialist.

Community Impact

The Daures Green Hydrogen Village (DGHV) will ensure community participation in the project. The Daure Daman Traditional Authority and the Tsiseb Conservancy are project partners in the DGHV.

Daures Green Hydrogen Village Project Introduction Documentary

Located in the heart of the Erongo region is Namibia’s largest constituency that will house the Daures Green Hydrogen village – Africa’s first Net Zero community.