Category Archives: Solar

Role of SAPVIA

SAPVIA is the representative voice of the solar PV industry in South Africa. Driven by its values of consistency, cohesion and collaboration, the association’s vision is to ensure solar PV is the electricity generation technology of choice in South Africa and the rest of Sub-Saharan Africa, in support of the country’s socio-economic development targets. SAPVIA […]

The Perfect Storm

Keynote speaker Prof LJ Grobler, feels that the time is right for the “perfect storm” as the right combination of factors have come together for the Energy Efficiency Industry to take off. Grobler went on to describe some of these factors which included the fact that climate change is no longer a matter of debate, […]

South Africa lines up 2.6GW renewable energy procurement round

South Africa’s government will issue a request for proposals in the coming weeks for 2.6GW of additional solar and wind capacity, it has been announced by President Cyril Ramaphosa. Citing figures from state utility Eskom, Ramaphosa said that without additional capacity, there will be an electricity supply shortfall of between 4GW and 6GW over the […]

Gold Fields granted approval for 40 MW solar plant at South Deep.

The solar plant will satisfy about 20% of the South Deep mine’s electricity needs. Gold Fields said regulators approved its plan to build a 40 megawatt solar power plant at its remaining mine in South Africa. The solar plant will satisfy about 20% of the South Deep mine’s electricity needs and help curb operational losses […]

Solar Monitoring Software

Intelligent Customised Coding is an IT company committed to creating excellent connections between people and technology. ICC develops software and other innovative technologies for the renewable energy and home automation market. We can provide customised solutions to meet specific customer needs. Solar systems have taken off at a rapid pace, with a need in the […]

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