Prof. Molibeli Taele


He is an associate Professor of Applied Physics at the National University of Lesotho. His research expertise includes semiconductor materials, photovoltaics and sustainable energy development. He has published more than 20 articles on semiconductor materials, sustainable energy development, including contribution to the mitigation component of the Lesotho Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC) to the 2015 Agreement under the UNFCCC and lead coordinating author of the Lesotho Second National Communications (SNC) to the UNFCCC published in 2013.  He is a board member of the Lesotho Electricity Company and Chairperson of Engineering, Enterprise and Environment Board Committee. He is a National Project Counterpart of International Atomic Energy Agency on African Regional Cooperative Agreement for Research.

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MSc Research Methodologies General
Aug 15, 2023 - Aug 18, 2023 | 3 months ago
Solar Photovoltaic Systems Technical
Students will be able to design and assess small solar PV home systems for domestic applications, off-grid systems for village-wide mini-grids and larger utility-scale systems for grid-connection. 
Aug 28, 2023 - Sep 1, 2023 | 3 months ago
Energy Planning and Policy Socio-economic
Students will be able to plan and manage issues of growing energy demands, forecasts, technologies and resource options for energy supply. They will also assess policy instruments that drive energy markets and mitigate  market failures. 
Oct 9, 2023 - Oct 13, 2023 | 2 months ago
Solar Thermal Systems Technical
Students will be able to design solar thermal systems for different applications  for domestic and/or commercial solar water heating, solar cooking, process heating and solar thermal power production. 
Jan 29, 2024 - Feb 2, 2024 | 1 month from now


Title Authors Journal
DOI: 10.15341/mese(2333-2581)/01.03.2017/008
DOI: 10.4236/sgre.2016.712022
DOI: 10.9734/BJAST/2015/11224


Title Authors conference
Leboli Zak Thamae , Molibeli Taele , A. Tsiu International Conference on Solar Technologies & Hybrid Mini Grids to improve energy access, Bad Hersfeld, Germany, 21 – 23 September 2016
Leboli Zak Thamae , Moeketsi Mpholo , Molibeli Taele , Ts'ita Molapo , M. Senatla International Renewable Energy Conference (IREC 2016), Gaborone, Botswana, 26 – 28 October 2016
Leboli Zak Thamae , Moeketsi Mpholo , Molibeli Taele , Ts'ita Molapo , International Renewable Energy Symposium (IRES 2015), Windhoek, Namibia, 29 – 30 October 2015
Moeketsi Mpholo , Molibeli Taele , Ts'ita Molapo , Retselisitsoe Thamae , Mr. L. Mokhuts'oane Africa-EU Renewable Energy Research and Innovation Symposium 2018 (RERIS 2018) 23–26 January 2018
Leboli Zak Thamae , Moeketsi Mpholo , Molibeli Taele , Energizing Futures – Sustainable Development and Energy in Transition