SOUTH AFRICA

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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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The 14 households with 81 family members are now keeping the lights on with help from a pilot...

A new bylaw could also impact the sale of homes.

South Africa’s national electricity supplier is finally making good on its promises to take...

Touwsrivier primary school has become the first of the targeted 3000 institutions in the country...

The railway town of Touwsrivier is hardly the thriving economy it once was.

Cape Town-based Sun Exchange, a solar micro-leasing business, has announced a $500,000 seed...

U.K. Prime Minister, Theresa May has said the country will make £56 million (US$72 million)...

The main causes of the fires are paraffin stoves, heaters and candle mishaps. Fires are more...

A new report estimates that formal SMMEs employ between 2 to 3 million full time employees, with 39%...

The country’s first solar-powered desalination plant is now set to be commissioned at Witsand in the...

The firms plan to apply their model to both rural and urban environments in the region, particularly...

When speaking of transforming the nature and structure of the South African economy we need to ask:...