23 July 2012:
Engineering News Online:
The schedule and capacity allocation for the third bid window under South Africa’s R100-billion Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Programme (REIPPP) would be confirmed “soon”, notwithstanding the delay to the finalisation of the 28 window-one projects.
Energy Minister Dipuo Peters said on Monday funding had been the key challenge in advancing the projects, which collectively represent about 1 415 MW, to financial closure. The initial closure date has been set as June 19. Read more…