Month: June 2012

The secret of the electricity tariffs

29 June 2012: IOL News Online The National Energy Regulator (Nersa) has decided how much City Power may charge you for electricity from Sunday, but won’t say what this is. Nersa officials confirmed th...Read More

Brighter future by 2030

29 June 2012: Mail and Guardian Online The solar project is one of 15 renewable energy and energy-efficiency demonstration sites co-ordinated by Project 90 by 2030 across South Africa. The aim is to s...Read More

Africa: Beyond Capitalist Green Economy – in Defence of Mother Earth and the Commons

All Africa News Online: 28 June 2012: The Democratic Left Front calls for action against destructive corporate interests that are driving the commercialisation and commodification of the natural envir...Read More

Challenging solar PV predictions

Climate Spectator Online: 28 June 2012: A number of important things are happening right now in the global PV market that are likely to shape the next few years in PV. Firstly, the German government i...Read More

Base load programmes coming soon: Energy Department

Business Live Online: 28 June 2012: There is a plan to introduce base-load programmes for the integrated resources plan (IRP) 2010 coal and gas projects within the next few weeks‚ the Department of En...Read More

SA we need your help- Eskom

i Africa Online: 28 June 2012: Eskom on Wednesday said while it was determined to prevent load shedding, South African consumers also need to do their bit. The power utility said demand has increased ...Read More

Eskom monopoly rewards inefficiency

Business Report Online: 28 June 2012: Alarm bells should be ringing regarding state-owned monopoly Eskom’s plans to nearly double the price of electricity from the level of 50c a kilowatt-hour at fina...Read More

Development of sustainable energy systems in a number of African countries

EA Energy Analyses Online: 22 June 2012: Ea Energy Analyses has carried out a number of projects in several African countries, focusing on the development of energy systems and markets, and the integr...Read More

Binational Commission drives renewable-energy programme

Africa Investor Online: 22 June 2012: The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusam- menarbeit (GIZ), in Sep-tember last year, on behalf of the German Government, started the roll-out of the R120...Read More

Solar and Renewable energy finance experts unite to discuss the future of South African solar

Renewable Energy World Online: 22 June 2012: This year’s Solar South Africa got off to a fantastic start and we welcomed more than 150 attendees to the Michelangelo hotel in Johannesburg. Kicking off ...Read More

Registration for Eskom's New Residential mass roll out program now open

26 June 2012: Phase 2 of this programme is now open. Potential project developers who are Eskom vendors, are financially able to cash flow their proposed projects and who are willing to propose target...Read More

SAIPPA Workshop on Grid Connection of IPP’S 28 June 2012

25 June 2012: The South African Independent Power Producers Association (SAIPPA) invites you to the: SAIPPA Workshop on Grid Connection of IPP’S To view the invitation please download SAIPPAInvitation...Read More

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