Renewable energy: leading infrastructure growth in South Africa

Renewable energy: leading infrastructure growth in South Africa

The South African Renewable Energy Independent Power Producers Programme (REIPPP) has received much attention from power sector role players and investors globally. The initial phase of REIPPP sought to establish about 3 725MW of renewable generation capacity to the South African grid, made up predominantly of wind and photovoltaic solar power.

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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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