GreenCape, Treasury launch R488m fund for green SMMEs
The Green Outcomes Fund has been established to grow green small, medium and micro enterprises in SA.
Govt policy, range anxiety hinder EV adoption in SA
Government’s policy framework and a host of other conditions do not favour electric vehicle adoption in SA, says the uYilo eMobility Programme.
Eskom’s COVID-19 power curtailment bid stuns wind sector
The industry seeks legal counsel over Eskom’s plan to curtail operational wind farms, with the utility citing reduced demand in relation to COVID-19.
No penalties for renewable energy delays during lockdown
Twelve wind farms currently under construction are not classified as essential services and will be part of the national lockdown, says SAWEA.
Shared risk opens up Africa's solar energy opportunities
There is now a zero-risk, zero-cost way to establish renewable energy in Africa, says Wessel Wessels, head of sales, Alternative Energy at NEC XON.
Coal sector loses bid to halt renewable energy deals
The Supreme Court of Appeal dismisses a case brought by the Coal Transporters Forum to set aside power purchase agreements.
Call to open source developers to help fight climate change
The 2020 Call for Code Global Challenge focuses on reversing or slowing the effects of climate change.