Tata Power to exit South African joint venture for $106m

Cennergi is a 50:50 joint venture between Exxaro Resources and Tata’s subsidiary Khopoli Investments and owns two wind farms in the country

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UK Climate Investments backs clean energy projects in South Africa

It is supporting the development of 254MW of renewable energy projects

Total strikes gas off South African coast

The discovery could contain one billion barrels of total resources

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South African Post Office has a gas with hydrogen scooters

The organisation aims to see if the vehicles can be used to drop off light mail in a more sustainable way

South Africa joins IEA as association country

It opens new opportunities to jointly work towards a more sustainable and secure energy future for Africa and the world

Hydro and fossil fuels powering Sub-Saharan Africa’s electricity growth

They were the top sources of growth between 2005 and 2015

Indian industrial giants join global energy saving initiative

EP100 brings together ‘energy-smart’ companies committed to using energy more productively to reduce emissions

Theresa May commits £56m for battery storage in South Africa

It is part of the prime minister’s package of measures announced during her three-day visit to Africa

Siemens Gamesa wins 250MW turbine order in South Africa

It will supply a total of 109 turbines for two wind farms

Work starts at two South African wind farms

The construction of two wind projects has started in South Africa. The Khobab and Loeriesfontein wind farms, located in Northern Cape, are expected to have a total capacity of 280MW. The projects, scheduled to start operating by December 2017, will cost around €460 million (£335m). Irish company Mainstream Renewable Power is developing the wind farms and engineering giant Siemens is […]