Dr. Molefe Makhele


He is the member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers and has joined the Energy Research Centre at NUL. He holds a PhD in electrical/electronic engineering from the university of Leeds and teaches electrical/electronic engineering courses in the Department of Physics and Electronics at NUL.  His research interests include: assessment of conventional and pumped storage hydropower’s benefits to transmission systems, renewable energy integration strategies (using hydro), simulation and optimization models for operational improvements.


Hydropower Technical
The capacity of hydroelectric systems to reach maximum production from zero in a rapid and foreseeable manner makes them exceptionally appropriate for addressing alterations in the consumption and providing ancillary services to the electricity s ...
Nov 1, 2021 - Nov 5, 2021 | 3 months from now
Renewable Energy Grid Integration Technical
For energy security of the country, electricity energy generation from alternative (renewable) energy sources is fundamental, as Lesotho has no known fossil fuels for electricity generation. Since generation from alternative sources is usually far ...
Feb 21, 2022 - Feb 25, 2022 | 6 months from now