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Update on renewable energy developments in the Western Cape

Renewable Energy has been identified as one of the main climate change mitigation interventions for South Africa. As a signatory to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, South Africa has pledged to strive to achieve 34% reduction of greenhouse gas emissions...

Gosling delighted at reporting award

CAPE Times environmental writer Melanie Gosling is “delighted” at receiving an award by the South African Wind Energy Association (Samwea) for the best journalistic coverage of wind energy.

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Special zone for Atlantis on the cards

A LARGE portion of land in Atlantis could be declared a special economic zone, focused specifically on the green industries sector, Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies said on Wednesday.

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Significant wind farm jobs benefit

WIND energy will contribute R7 billion over the next 20 years to the socio-economic development of communities living around South Africa’s wind farms, delegates to the Windaba conference in Cape Town heard yesterday.

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