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  • SAPVIA Media Statement: SAPVIA representative is first African to be elected to Global Solar Council Board (0) 28 September 2017 SAPVIA Programme Manager, Niveshen Govender, is the first African representative on the board of the Global Solar Council. Govender was elected to serve as a Director on the Global Solar Council Board at the AGM held in Las Vegas. “This is great honour for me personally, but more importantly it is a fantastic opportunity ...
  • SAPVIA Media Statement: Independent Power Producers to decide on Power Purchase Agreements (0) 11 September 2017 Preferred Bidders selected in Rounds 3.5 and 4 of the Renewable Energy Independent Power Producers Programme (REIPPP) will need to consider the various legal, financial, and credit risk implications on their projects resulting from the Minister of Energy’s recommendations in her statement of 1 September 2017, before they are able to sign outstanding ...
  • Media Statement: SAPVIA welcomes the announcement that PPAs will be signed on 28 October 2017 (0) 1 September 2017: The South African Photovoltaic Industry Association (SAPVIA) welcomes the announcement by the Minister of Energy, Ms Mmamoloko Kubayi, made today that the RE IPP Programme will move forward and the outstanding PPA’s for Round 3.5 and 4 will be signed on the 28th of October 2017. This will bring much needed investment, ...
  • Solar PV industry looks to self-regulate (0) The South African Photovoltaic Industry Association is creating a system to ensure quality and safe solar PV installations.
  • Adjustment to RE IPP contingent liabilities in the Budget Review welcomed by SAPVIA (0) SAPVIA MEDIA STATEMENT For immediate release. SAPVIA welcomes the work done by Treasury over the last few months around the recalculation of the contingent liabilities attributed to renewable energy IPPs which has been misrepresented to the public by Eskom. The renewable energy industry has engaged with Treasury officials over the last few months on this matter and we ...
  • PRESS STATEMENT: Bold leadership on renewables sends strong message to investors – SAPVIA (0) SAPVIA MEDIA STATEMENT For immediate release. Bold leadership on renewables sends strong message to investors – SAPVIA The announcement that Eskom will sign the outstanding Power Purchase Agreements in the Renewable Energy IPP Programme (REIPPP) sends a strong message to investors that the renewable energy industry is very much open for business. We now hope that Eskom heeds ...
  • PRESS STATEMENT: SA PV INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION WELCOMES THE RECOGNITION OF THE SUCCESS OF THE RENEWABLE ENERGY IPP PROCUREMENT PROGRAMME (REIPPP) BY DEPUTY PRESIDENT CYRIL RAMAPHOSA (0) PRESS STATEMENT: SA PV INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION WELCOMES THE RECOGNITION OF THE SUCCESS OF THE RENEWABLE ENERGY IPP PROCUREMENT PROGRAMME (REIPPP) BY DEPUTY PRESIDENT CYRIL RAMAPHOSA SAPVIA welcomes the recognition of the success of the Renewable Energy IPP Procurement Programme (REIPPP) by Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa at WEF 2016 in Davos yesterday and of the potential contribution ...
  • SAPVIA COMMENTS ON THE INTEGRATED RESOURCE PLAN 2016-3 (0) PRESS STATEMENT: SA PV Industry Association WELCOMES IRP AND IEP RELEASE; URGES GOVERNMENT TO MOVE FORWARD WITH RENEWABLES IMPLEMENTATION SAPVIA (The South African Photovoltaic Industry Association) welcomes the release of the 2016 update of the long-awaited Integrated Resource Plan (IRP). The updated IRP will give all South Africans the opportunity to interrogate the choices and cost ...
  • SEGENSOLAR (PTY) LTD EXPAND TO OPEN IN CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA (0) SegenSolar Pty successfully launched in South Africa in February 2016  and are currently operating an office and warehouse in Johannesburg supplying a select range of quality, proven Solar PV products for PV off–grid, grid tied, hybrid, back-up and storage solutions. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Segen Ltd the UK’s largest wholesale distributor of ...
  • SAPVIA Media Statement: Private sector investment in solar PV faces risks (0) SAPVIA Media Statement For release: 21 July 2016 Private sector investment in solar PV faces risks “South Africa’s energy mix is expected to shift considerably towards renewables over the next two decades”. That is according to Eskom’s Chairperson, Dr. Ben Ngubane, quoted in the state-owned utility’s media statement released recently of its annual results presentation. The Department of Energy, ...

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