WEBSITE: The renewable wind energy industry in South Africa has achieved lift-off and is set to grow from strength to strength.
WEBSITE: The South African Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme has attracted interest from many international companies. 25 Degrees in Africa gives a status update on projects after the first round of the bidding was concluded.
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The South African government recently signed its Window 1 independent power producer (IPP) agreements, which will see 1 400 MW of renewable energy being produced to meet the country’s energy needs.
Standard Bank has committed R9,4-billion to the first batch of wind and solar power projects under the independent power producer (IPP) plan.
Ekurhuleni Metro paves the way for sustainable electricity generation.
2012 was a year of change in South African energy-efficiency history, when SANS requirements boldly adjusted their SANS151 standards to state that all newly sold geysers in the country are compelled to include an energy-efficient label on the product, according to SANS151ed7.
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Solairedirect was successful in applying for the development of two solar-powered plants in the Western Cape. They took part in the government’s Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Programme and won preferred bidder status for their two projects.