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SA wind industry helps transform the energy sector

June 26th, 2018, Published in Articles: Energize Given the Renewable Energy Industry’s potential and willingness to contribute to national socio-economic development, the industry is taking proactive measures to ensure coordinated efforts result in greater local benefit. [caption id="attachment_2636" align="alignright" width="300"] Participants at the roundtable.[/caption] Speaking at a recent...

New coal plants to cost SA R19bn, push out renewables

By Admire Moyo, ITWeb's business editor. Johannesburg, 15 Jun 2018 Thabametsi and Khanyisa are the preferred bidders within the first bid window of the coal- baseload IPP procurement programme. Two planned coal plants will cost SA about R19.68 billion over the course of their lifetime, and force cheaper...