SA companies seek opportunities in sub-Saharan Africa

  Local infrastructure solutions group, Akhani, and South African energy management services company Energy Cybernetics, have joined forces to identify renewable energy and energy efficiency opportunities in Sub-Saharan Africa. Akhani provides turnkey solutions of support infrastructure for the mining, oil, gas, energy sector and related industries and is based in South Africa, Mozambique and Tanzania. […]

166 kW rooftop PV plant operational

  EEPro, an international project developer and general contractor, actively involved in the field of free-standing and rooftop photovoltaic facilities, was engaged by Avelar Energy as the EPC contractor for Dawn’s 166 kW, grid-tied solar rooftop plant in Germiston and were responsible for the design, procurement and implementation of the plant. The company will also […]

University’s solar PV installation operational

  The Potchefstroom campus  of the North West University (NWU) has installed a grid-tied PV solar installation system comprising of 5 x 3 kW panels which feed directly into the engineering faculty’s grid. In addition, a 1 x 3 kW island system was installed close to the main entrance of the faculty to recharge the […]

Previously compliant bidders exempt in next RFP

  The fourth edition of the RFP under the Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement (REIPPP) programme exempts returning compliant bidders from certain of the more onerous and time consuming qualification criteria of the RFP. In order to qualify for the exemption, a developer must re-submit a project, using the same project site, project layout […]