Videos

Blooming renewables in South Africa

This is  a short video with the author, Dr Agathe Maupin, on the 20th annual Conference of Parties of the Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP20), in Lima, Peru. ...

Getting Community Development Right

The South African Wind Energy Association's (SAWEA) working group Communities for Wind (CfW), hereby invite all interested stakeholders to participate in a workshop focused on the economic development (ED) benefits of wind energy development within the South African REIPPP Programme. ...

Powered By Wind Energy

Wind Energy in SA Awareness Campaign Powered by Wind is brought to you by the Department of Energy in cooperation with the Danish Embassy. ...

Bats and Windfarms

Electricity vs Ecology Research has focused on the impacts of turbines on birds but little has been done on bats. Bat fatalities at some wind farms outnumber bird fatalities 10:1. ...

William Kamkwamba: How I Built a Windmill

Malawian inventor William Kamkwamba At age 14 years, Malawian inventor William Kamkwamba built an electricity-generating windmill from spare parts, working from rough plans he found in a library book. ...