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27.01.2021 , Jason Avron Samuels, Leslie van Rooi, MJ (Thinus) Booysen and Sara Grobbelaar

How South African schools should cut their electricity costs

Despite financial constraints, high costs and the best efforts of principals, electricity usage in South Africa’s schools remains largely unchecked,...

Unreliable electricity supply has cost South Africa 10% of GDP – and property developer Calgro M3 is doing something about it by embracing off-grid...
According to figures released by South Africa’s Department of Energy, around 3.2 million households in rural areas are still without electricity,...

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A R1.5bn (US$102m) investment fund has been launched in South Africa to boost investment in the...

When it comes to electricity, all members of the Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry, all the...

South African solar electricity company, WiSolar, join forces with ooba home loans to combat climate...

Because small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) play a major role in the economy, Govender says...

In addition to its rooftop solar installations, the group has also fitted 649 solar panels to the...

Solar installations have become so prevalent that Eskom had to react to protect its main revenue...

Consumers have two main options when considering solar energy -- a ‘hybrid’ or ‘off the grid’...

Titled Pay at Pace, the innovative tech-based renewable energy solution is the installation of a...

A pilot facility of South Africa’s first innovative self-sufficient laundromat, “LaundReCycle,” was...

A better understanding of the linkages between electricity distribution and poverty is critical to a...

Johannesburg and Cape Town, which have a combined population of about 10 million people, plan to...

Seven out of 13 Coca-Cola Beverages South Africa’s (CCBSA) manufacturing facilities in the country...