Renewables sector challenges Eskom over load-shedding
The industry believes clean energy can help to stop the latest bout of load-shedding introduced by Eskom.
Western Cape gets the nod from renewable energy sector
The province is set to play a major role as the country forges ahead with its renewable energy push.
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.
Renewable energy fund buys Makro carport solar systems
Nesa Investment Holdings acquires the portfolio of Makro’s carport solar photovoltaic systems.
African Development Bank plots R300bn renewables investments
“We’re getting out of coal and switching to renewable energy,” says Akinwumi Adesina, the bank’s president.
Renewables sector lays into government over policy delays
CEO of SAWEA disappointed with government’s delays in asserting policy for the renewables energy sector.
Calls for tech energy rethink as SA’s coal exports dry up
Faced with declining coal exports, SA must prepare for the ongoing technology-driven transition away from fossil fuels, says a research institute.
Solar leasing platform launches R7m crowdfunding campaign
Sun Exchange unveils a R7 million Uprise.Africa campaign for approximately 5.2% equity stake in the company.
Renewables sector lauds Treasury’s Eskom restructuring plans
The industry says plans for the troubled power utility will help to improve the operational and structural inefficiencies it has faced.