Eng. Tawanda Hove

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He is currently a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Zimbabwe. He has accumulated a total of 29 years postgraduate experience, 20 years of which in university teaching and research in the areas of renewable energy, water engineering and project management. With background training in civil engineering, he has also worked a further 8 years as civil/water/irrigation engineer for various governmental and non-governmental organisations. He has published several articles in refereed international journals of note, particularly in the area of solar energy, and has also participated in contract research and consultancy related to solar energy resource analysis and system design & performance evaluation. 

Courses

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Solar Photovoltaic Systems Technical
Faced with ever-increasing energy demand, the earth's sources of non-renewable energy are not expected to last long. Among the many contenders vying to replace fossil fuels, photovoltaics (PV) offers many advantages, including needing little main ...
Sep 16, 2019 - Sep 20, 2019 | 3 weeks from now
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Solar Thermal Systems Technical
Rational and economic use of energy, with the least damage to the environment, is vital for the future of our planet. Achieving energy efficiency and reducing environmental pollution are increasingly important aspects of professional engineering. ...
Jan 6, 2020 - Jan 10, 2020 | 4 months from now

Journals

Title Authors Journal
Journal of Energy Engineering, Vol. 2, No. 5: 232-241
Renewable Energy, Volume 21, No. 2, 207-229
Journal of Science Engineering & Technology, Volume 3, Number 1
Journal of Energy in Southern Africa, Vol. 23
Renewable Energy 63: 687–697
Journal of Energy in Southern Africa, Volume 15, No. 3
Renewable Energy, Volume 19, No. 4, 495-511
Renewable Energy, Vol. 52: 190-197
Journal of Energy in Southern Africa; Volume 17, No. 3
Journal of Science Engineering & Technology, Volume 3, Number 1,
Renewable Energy, Volume 18, No. 4, 535-556
Journal of Energy in Southern Africa, Volume 25, Number 4
Journal of Energy in Southern Africa, Volume 15, No. 3, 50-57.
Journal of Energy in Southern Africa, Volume 14, No. 4, 141-148.

Conferences

Title Authors conference
Tawanda Hove , Africa-EU Renewable Energy Research and Innovation Symposium 2018 (RERIS 2018)
Tawanda Hove , Rashayi E, Madiye L & Schwarzlmueller A Proceedings of the International Conference on Solar Technologies & Hybrid Mini Grids to Improve Energy Access, Bad Hersfeld, Germany, 21-23 September 2016
Tawanda Hove , Manyumbu E Proceedings of 3rd International Conference on Energy Research and Development, Kuwait, November 21-23, 2005
Tawanda Hove , Tazvinga, H CSIR 3rd Biennual Conference, Science Real and Relevant, CSIR Convention Center, Pretoria, South Africa, October 2010