Month: August 2012

SAPVIA's 4th Networking Event: 28 August 2012 in CT

SAPVIA hosted it’s 4th Networking Event on Tuesday, 28 August at the Protea Hotel Fire & Ice! in Cape Town. Brian Jones, the Head of Green Energy Electricity Services at the City of Cape Town spok...Read More

BKS and Aecom join forces

24 August 2012: Engineering News Online: Multidisciplinary consulting engineering firm BKS said on Friday it had agreed to join with professional technical and management support services company Aeco...Read More

PPCE request for briefing by SAREC

23 August 2012: The PPCE invited SAREC to an Energy Stakeholder Meeting (ESM) which was held on Thursday 30 August 2012 in Parliament, Cape Town. The topic for the ESM was: “Exploring solutions to cha...Read More

Roll out more renewable power urges Peters

21 August 2012: Bizcommunity Online: The Department of Energy is planning a “rolling” renewable energy programme, which the government hopes will encourage long-term investment in the indu...Read More

South Africa: Cabinet Approves Draft Grand Inga Project Treaty

22 August 2012: All Africa Online: Cabinet has approved the draft treaty between South Africa and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) for the development of the Grand Inga Project, says Cabinet spo...Read More

Eskom still weighing Nersa tariff request

21 August 2012: Engineering News Online: Eskom is mulling the wisdom of demanding tariff increases that will make the electricity price fully cost-reflective in five years, the utility said on Tuesday...Read More

SA's energy future takes shape

21 August 2012: iAfrica Online: The National Development Plan, presented to President Jacob Zuma in Parliament last week, sets out steps to transform South Africa’s energy system. By 2030, coal will c...Read More

High competition for grid access in SA’s renewable IPP programme

21 August 2012: ESI-Africa Online: The director general of South Africa’s department of energy, Nelisiwe Magubane, says that local content is the key to the country’s renewable energy independent powe...Read More

Renewable energy IPP to promote local manufacturing: minister

21 August 2012: Bizcommunity Online: According to ESI-Africa, South Africa’s minister of energy Dipuo Peters said that renewable energy independent power producer (IPP) programme has attracted a...Read More

SAPVIA 9th Management Committee Meeting: 21 August 2012

SAPVIA held it’s 9th management committee meeting on the 21st of August 2012 in Cape Town. The agenda and minutes of the meeting are available below for SAPVIA members to download: [restrictedarea] SA...Read More

SA energy minister reaffirms commitment to 17,800 MW of renewables

20 August 2012: ESI-Africa Online: South Africa’s renewable energy independent power producer (IPP) programme has attracted a lot of interest locally and internationally, says the country’s minister o...Read More

Five Key Takeaways from the U.S. Solar Market Trends Report

17 August 2012: Renewable Energy World Online: The solar market, while relatively young, is an increasingly important part of the American economy. My latest IREC report answers important questions ab...Read More

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