Investing in solar technology is starting to make commercial sense and no longer only meets a company’s need to be environment friendly.
Solar Energy Project in Pretoria South Africa.
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In the Pipeline……
Ilanga Solar Thermal Power Plant, Northern Cape Province
Xhariep Solar Farming Project
The project is intended to asses the suitability of Southern Xhariep District for the large scale deployment of solar farms to feed into the national power grid and to position Xhariep for further deployment of solar technologies.
Feed in tariff rate into the national power grid
Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) approval
Project Originators to raise funds for investment
Benefits of project
Southern Xhariep has excellent solar radiation rate after Upington
The vastness of Xhariep
Project cost Estimate: R2m Read more….
Solar Capital (Pty) Ltd is proposing the establishment of a commercial photovoltaic (PV) solar energy facility and associated infrastructure for the purpose of electricity generation on a site on the farm Klipdrift and Kookfontein 109/10 near Ritchie, which is located approximately 26 Km south of Kimberley, Nothern Cape Province. Read more….
Proposed RustMo1 PV Plant Near Buffelspoort, North West Province
Momentous Energy (Pty) Ltd is proposing the establishment of a photovoltaic (PV) plant near Buffelspoort, North West Province. The site is approximately 20km south-east of Rusternburg and approximately 10km north-west of Buffelspoort. The proposed facility will have a maximum generating capacity of 7MW. Read more…
CSP (Concentrated Solar Power)
Soitec’s solar cell plant is South Africa’s first commercial solar power plant.
South Africa’s first 500kW concentrator photovoltaic (CPV) power plant representing the COP17 flagship project was officially inaugurated by President Jacob G. Zuma on Sunday, December 4. Soitec is a developer and manufacturer of III-V semiconductor materials for the electronics and energy industries. Read more…..
Upington CSTP (Concentrating Solar Thermal Power)
PV Plant in, Kimberley
Mainstream Renewable power intends to construct one Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) and one Concentrated Photovoltaic/Photovoltaic Plant in the Kimberley area of the Northern Province.
The objective of the project is to generate electricity to feed into the National Grid by installing solar power plants (and associated substations)
CONSTRUCTION OF A CPV/ PV PLANT- LOERIESFONTEIN
Concentrated Photovoltaic Plant / Photovoltaic Plant (CPV/PV) plant in the Loeriesfontein area of the Northern Cape Province. The objective of the project is to generate electricity to feed into the national grid by installing a solar plant of 50 MW capacity. Read more…..