Energize Inbox, September 2015

This month’s winning letter re: Renewable energy is the right thing to do Sir You claim renewable energy is “the right thing to do” (page 3, Energize, July 2015). Really? Since when was the supply of energy a moral issue? Yes, the REIPPPP has been a spectacular success, but let us not forget it has […]

Energize Inbox, August 2015

Our winning letter re: Installing renewable energy is not an indulgence, it is the right thing to do Sir I refer to the numerous articles about the successes of the Renewable Energy Independent Power Producers Procurement (REIPPP) programme which was launched in 2011 that have been written in the past. The most recent of which was […]

Making energy efficiency a strategic priority for corporate South Africa

  With Eskom struggling to generate enough electricity to meet the country’s energy needs and power costs steadily climbing, corporate South Africa has both the incentive and responsibility to embrace energy management as a strategic imperative. That’s the word from Jason Huang, a director of Outreach Engineering, a youth-led, non-profit organisation that aims to bring […]

Energize Inbox, July 2015

Our winning letter re: Winter maintenance with little or no loadshedding? Sir At the end of May, Brian Molefe, Eskom’s interim chief executive, confidently vowed that there would be no load shedding this winter, starting on 1 June. A couple of days later the load shedding started. When I was a small child I took […]