Kalahari Solar Power Project

There’s certainly no shortage of sunshine in the Kalahari Desert but, until now, there had been no way of actually using it to support the economic development of South Africa’s Northern Cape region.


  • Kalahari Desert, Southern Africa


  • Group Five Construction (Pty) Ltd

Project Status

  • Completed
Potential energy generation
450 MW 450 MW
CSP development in South Africa
1st 1st
Surface Area
1,922 ha 1,922 ha
Kalahari Desert, South Africa

Kalahari Solar Power Project Site Plan, South Africa