Blow for Cape Town’s bid to buy own renewable energy
Judge Leonie Windell finds the city failed to follow a formal intergovernmental dispute process before litigating and asks for an out of court settlement.
Solar industry wants clarity on generation capacity
The South African Photovoltaic Industry Association says the draft regulations on generation capacity continue to fall short of addressing municipalities’ needs.
ANC lekgotla lauds renewables, 4IR as new growth areas
It is agreed to build new growth sectors as the ruling party takes a friendly approach towards renewable energy independent power producers.
Cape Town seeks urgent permission to buy renewable energy
The city intends seeking permission from the courts for an expedited hearing on its energy case to allow it to buy energy from IPPs.
Cape Town eyes boosting customer support with chatbot
The city hosted a hackathon, in partnership with SAP SA, in the hopes to create a live chatbot for its Web site.
Airbnb welcomes City of Cape Town's bylaw approval
The city’s amended bylaw will make it easier for home-owners to rent out their properties on home-sharing platforms, says Airbnb.