Why is solar water heating a failure in SA?

By James Green, CEO of Ubersolar and member of the SESSA Council

The biggest problem is money.

With over eight million electric geysers, an almost perfect climate for solar, a huge solar product range to choose from, and rising electricity prices, how is it possible that South Africa has achieved less than 2% conversion to solar water heating? 

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Lifting solar power up

Johnson Crane Hire has an established reputation for handling small lifting on a wide range of construction and utility projects’ sites.

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New SESSA solar quote portal assists plumbers

By James Green, CEO of Ubersolar and member of the SESSA Council

SESSA, the non-profit Sustainable Energy Society of Southern Africa (since 1974), has launched an online quote portal.

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Regulation of the water sector (Continued)

Regulation of the water sector (Continued)

Extract from the NWRS 2 by the Department of Water and Sanitation

We continue extracts from this essential document. Important to this section — research and innovation — is the role of the plumber who, unlike the researchers and scientists who perform an excellent function, needs to innovate at the coalface.

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