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South Africa marks milestone for emergency power procurement

DMRE has confirmed that South Africa's energy regulator is in agreement with a Ministerial determination for the procurement of 2,000MW of emergency power.
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Op-Ed: Is SA’s energy dark ages set to end after SONA...

Dr Sam Duby, TFE Energy's Africa Director, asks whether the 2020 SONA is the first shaft of light heralding the end of South Africa’s energy dark ages.

Embedded generation standards mark progress for South Africa’s ESI

In this video, our editor shares with you one of the latest trending stories on ESI Africa, which covers a code for embedded generation installation.
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SAPVIA supports Ramaphosa’s direction for the energy sector

SAPVIA Chief Operating Officer, Niveshen Govender, supports the sentiments of the President of South Africa’s 2020 State of the Nation Address.

Financial structures for renewable projects in Africa

In this exclusive interview, with Justin Schmidt, Head: Renewable Energy at Absa Bank, he gives insight into the evolution of financial structures...

SA Energy Minister’s decision on SSEG will drive investment, says SAPVIA

The decision by the DoE to approve the deviation from the IRP (2010-2030) is welcomed by SAPVIA and was received positively by the industry alike.

SAWEA supports licence for businesses to generate renewable power

SAWEA has come out in support of the recent request by the Department of Energy for NERSA to licence businesses to generate power and feed it into the national grid.
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South Africa welcomes private sector’s help to alleviate power crisis

Government recognises the role that private sector can play to ease the current power crisis and shortfall that South Africa is facing.
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NERSA withdraws its draft for small-scale embedded generation rules

The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (OUTA) has welcomed the decision by NERSA to withdraw the proposed rules to govern the registration of Small-Scale Embedded...

NERSA clarifies draft rules consultation paper for SSEG

The National Energy Regulator of South Africa (NERSA) has issued a statement clarifying and put into proper perspective the consultation paper on the draft...

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