South African Wind Energy Association

Mixed reaction to SA’s power plan

Industry body reaction to government’s envisaged energy production plan sees some critical of the proposal and others cautiously optimistic.


Government finally approves energy blueprint

After multiple stumbles, government approves the country’s Integrated Resource Plan 2019.


SADC is top investment destination for renewable energy

The region is favoured by investors in the renewable energy sector, according to the South African Wind Energy Association.


Renewables sector lays into government over policy delays

CEO of SAWEA disappointed with government’s delays in asserting policy for the renewables energy sector.


Renewables body CEO slams uncertainty in SA’s energy sector

Government has plunged the renewables sector into limbo because of policy indecision, says SAWEA’s Ntombifuthi Ntuli.


Wind industry commits to transformation, indigenisation

A commitment statement drafted by members of the wind energy industry has been adopted at an AGM of the South African Wind Energy Association.


Renewables sector expects imminent signing of R58bn deals

The industry anticipates the conclusion of the 26 outstanding power purchase agreements in the first quarter of 2018.

Nov 16, 2017

Africa's renewable energy set to soar by 2022

Millions of Africans get access to electricity for the first time as the continent turns to solar, wind and hydropower projects.

Sep 15, 2017

Eskom, energy regulator blasted over lack of transparency

The South African Wind Energy Association has appealed to the energy regulator to do the right thing.


Relief as govt confirms imminent signing of renewables deals

Energy minister Mmamoloko Kubayi says outstanding power purchase agreements will be signed by the end of next month.


Initiative to promote transformation in wind energy sector

A new initiative aims to develop youth who are interested in pursuing careers in the energy sector.

Jun 15, 2017

SA joins Global Wind Day celebrations

In only three years, SA has become the largest wind power producer on the African continent.

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