Renewables industry challenges Gordhan on contract re-negotiation
The sector is at odds with the minister's move to re-negotiate renewable energy contracts in order to alleviate pressure on Eskom.
Renewable energy costs to keep escalating, says Eskom
Commitments from the earlier bid windows mean costs associated with renewables will continue to increase, the power utility says.
Renewables sector rubbishes union's job loss claims
With Eskom planning coal-fired power station retirements, pinning job losses on the renewables sector is inaccurate, the industry says.
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.
Wind body questions SA's energy investment choices
The organisation queries the basis for investment choices made in SA's Integrated Resource Plan update of 2018.
SA's renewable energy stance riles nuclear industry
Government's stance on nuclear energy may see SA lose its permanent seat on the International Atomic Energy Agency board of governors.
Nuclear body slams SA's energy plans for renewables bias
Rather than being technology neutral, the IRP 2018 has been developed with certain policy outcomes in mind, says NIASA.
Blockchain, AI, 3D printing reduce renewables prices
New technologies are accelerating the deployment of renewable energy, according to Deloitte.