Posts tagged as Renewable

Largest number wind turbines en route

  The first of 1098 wind turbine components are en route to Loeriesfontein. This area will soon become home to the largest expanse of wind turbines on the African continent. Khobab and Loeriesfontein Wind Farms, which together span 6653 ha, will produce a combined output of 280 MW generated by 122 wind turbines. Over 1000 […]

SA Department of Energy in quandary as SunEdison files for bankruptcy protection

  After months of financial uncertainty, international solar giant SunEdison (NYSE: SUNE; OTC: SUNEQ), and some of its international subsidiaries, have filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in the US on 21 April 2016. This uncertainty has seen its share price tumble from a high of US $33,45 in July 2015 to $0,34 before filing […]

Local PV manufacturer increases output

It has been suggested that the introduction of imported UPS systems did more damage to our country’s energy security than good because we now have more batteries which need charging. Instead of saving energy, we actually increased the load on the grid. Microcare is committed to building quality solar components to assist in building a […]