Dr Henerica Tazvinga
Tazvinga’s research interests are in energy-system planning and integration, energy efficiency, energy systems modelling, optimisation and management, off-grid and grid-connected hybrid energy systems.
Tazvinga has experience in renewable energy system design, waste-to-energy conversions, energy assessments and climate change, as well as system planning and integration of hybrid energy systems. She holds a PhD from the University of Pretoria. With many years of lecturing experience, she is also a reviewer of high-impact journals in her field. Tazvinga is a member of the South African Cool Roof Association, the Southern African Research & Innovation Management Association, and Southern African Solar Thermal Training.
Expertise: Energy-system planning and integration
- National Diplomas (Automotive Engineering; Technical and Vocational Education), Gweru Polytechnic, Zimbabwe, 1995
- BTech (Honours) (Mechanical Engineering), National University of Science and Technology, Zimbabwe, 2003
- MSc (Renewable Energy), University of Zimbabwe, 2006
- PhD (Renewable Energy Management), University of Pretoria, 2015
Dr Henerica Tazvingahtazvinga@csir.co.za