South Africa

South Africa's Eskom verifies agreement awards for 1,440 MWh battery storage
South Africa's primary power provider Eskom has actually revealed information of honest significant battery storage implementations, including project sites and sizes.
Aug 1, 2022 // Storage, Africa, eskom, South Africa, contract awards, development banks
Scatec ramps up PV project development after earnings dip
Independent power producer (IPP) Scatec has actually increase project development activity after witnessing its profits fall by almost 14% year-on-year.
Jul 28, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Scatec, IPP, South america, financial results, Brazil, Asia, Africa, South Africa, Pakistan, green hydrogen, Independent Power Producer
South Africa unveils solar FiT and licensing exemptions in feedback to energy crisis
South Africa's federal government has actually introduced a raft of measures to boost the release of renewables in the nation as it replies to a growing energy crisis.
Jul 27, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Africa, eskom, South Africa, rooftop solar, embedded generation, REIPPPP, feed in tarrifs, grid constraints
Scatec funds 540MW South African solar portfolio
Construction will now kick off at three PV sites as well as a 225MW storage facility in the Kenhardt region
Jul 20, 2022 // Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Storage, Scatec, Africa, South Africa, Terje Pilskog, Jan Fourie
Solar, wind bodies unite to drive finance into African renewables
Trade bodies from the solar as well as wind industries have actually united to drive renewable energy financing for African nations.
Jul 18, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Africa, South Africa, SolarPower Europe, renewables investment, africa solar industry association
Sonnedix offers South African solar operations to BTE Renewables
South African independent power producers (IPP) BTE Renewables has actually purchased Sonnedix Solar South Africa from Sonnedix Power Holdings.
Jun 10, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Sonnedix, Africa, South Africa, acquisition, bte renewables
South Africa opens 6th bidding window of REIPPPP
The 6th bidding round of South Africa's Renewable Energy Independent Power Producers Procurement Programme (REIPPPP) has actually opened for interested events.
Apr 12, 2022 // Plants, Storage, UTILITY-SCALE SOLAR, auctions, Africa, South Africa, tenders, mena, REIPPPP
Scatec refinances 190 MW of co-owned solar farms in S Africa
Norwegian green power producer Scatec ASA (OSL: SCATC) has actually re-financed the non-recourse debt facilities tied to three running solar farms completing 190 MW it co-owns in South Africa.
Mar 24, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Scatec, Africa, South Africa, solar farm
Tronox Announces 200 MW Solar Energy Project in South Africa
The 200 MW solar project is expected to give approximately 40% of Tronox's South African electricity demands. Tronox claims that the project stands for a significant progression to satisfy its emission reduction targets.
Mar 23, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Africa, sola group, South Africa, Chris Haw, Melissa Zona, Tronox
Norfund, CDC spend US$ 39m in 2.4 GW of South African renewables
Norway's Norfund and UK growth finance organization CDC have actually collaborated to money 2.4 GW of eco-friendly deployment in South Africa via a ZAR600 million (US$ 39 million) investment in renewables business H1 Capital.
Mar 8, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Africa, South Africa, norfund, cdc, H1 Capital, just energy transition
Magnora increases South African renewables portfolio with developer purchase
Renewables capitalist Magnora has obtained 92% of South Africa-based solar as well as wind project development business African Green Ventures (AGV).
Feb 16, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, UTILITY-SCALE SOLAR, Africa, South Africa, m&a, magnora
Solar-- 10 Predictions for 2022
Feb 14, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, USA, Germany, China, Australia, Europe, Asia, Switzerland, Oceania, Africa, South Africa, North America
Total Eren, Chariot land 40MW PV offer for South African mine as the sector continues shift to solar
South African mining firm Tharisa has authorized an agreement with renewables programmer Total Eren and also African energy business Chariot to build a 40MW solar PV project to power its mining procedures as even more of the nation's heavy industries turn to solar.
Feb 8, 2022 // Plants, PPA, Total Eren, Africa, South Africa, mining, Chariot, Tharisa
Total Eren, Chariot to add 40 MWp of solar at Tarisa mine in S Africa
Cyprus-based chrome as well as platinum miner Tharisa plc (JSE: THA) has actually signed up with forces with France's Total Eren and Africa-focused power company Chariot Ltd (LON: CHAR) to get electricity for a mine in South Africa from a 40-MWp solar project.
Feb 4, 2022 // Plants, Total Eren, Africa, South Africa, Chariot
Bitcoin-Paying Solar Power Firm Plans African Growth
Sun Exchange completed its initial project outside South Africa Firm sells solar cells, which are after that rented to projects
Jan 27, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Blockchain, Africa, South Africa, Bitcoin, Sun Exchange, Abraham Cambridge