Posts tagged as Renewable

Renewable energy platform for South Africa

  The International Renewable Energy Conference (IREC), a global platform for the advancement of renewable energy, is coming to South Africa. Hosted by the Department of Energy (DOE) in conjunction with the South African National Energy Development Institute (SANEDI) and the Renewable Energy Policy Network for the 21st Century (REN21), the South African International Renewable Energy […]

Noupoort Wind Farm completes first foundations

  Noupoort Wind Farm, situated within the Umsobomvu local municipality, in the Northern Cape, has completed its first 14 foundations. Employing over 200 local workers, the wind farm finished its first foundation recently, with all 35 foundations due for completion soon. The project, which is being built on an undeveloped site surrounding a small rural […]

Noupoort Wind Farm breaks ground with community support

  On 9 July 2015, a ground-breaking ceremony on the site of the Noupoort Wind Farm was attended by representatives from the community of the surrounding Umsobomvu local municipality, including ward counsellors and the mayor. This Northern Cape project is one of the first to start construction as part of the third round of the […]