Newsletter 13th December 2011


REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST (Solar Project Consultancy) Lesotho

Tender.Solar PV House systems for a community. South Africa

Tender…CSP Plant..Namibia..Pre-Feasibility Study

TENDER Grid Connected Photovoltaic (PV) System Namibia
CSP news in South Africa

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Powertech IST Otokon awarded SAEE Energy Project of the Year 2011
Preferred renewables bidders for South Africa announced
Farmsecure Carbon receives SAAEA Certification
Renewable energy for Free State Farmers
Solar Capital’s 75 MW De Aar project is ‘first phase’
Sumitomo Corporation Selected as a Preferred Bidder for Wind Farm Project in South Africa.
Landmark roadmap sets climate change course for 2015 – News – Mail & Guardian Online
Simple solution for solar parks
Nkoana-Mashabane takes stock at COP17
Newsclip gets in on the solar action
Scatec Solar is selected as preferred bidder for 75 MW PV plant in South Africa
SA’s biggest winners of renewable energy contracts
Abengoa selected by the South African Department of Energy to develop two thermal power projects
Soitec’s solar cell plant is South Africa’s first commercial solar power plant.

South Africa Department of Energy Awards Large-Scale Solar Projects to Consortium of SolarReserve, Kensani and…
Breakthrough on renewable energy in South Africa
South African govt approves 78MW Red Cap Kouga project
South Africa’s Renewable energy funding partnership with Europe partners
Climate Finance Africa: REDD+ and Agriculture Post-Conference Forum
South Africa backs PV in first major renewables tender
Largest wind farm in South Africa’s first renewables round
SA can become leader in fuel cell technology
Seven-year payback time for Dube TradePort solar installation
Saldanha steel mill supports wind-energy project
Aps for Climate Change competition
30 MW heat-to-power study for Vanderbijl, South Africa
AUO Completes 1.2MW Solar Project in South
Solar solutions provider offers rent-to-own option
EIB, Investec unveil large green energy fund

It’s all about backup power
BMW to supply Rosslyn plant with electricity from waste
SA flexes green energy muscles
Standard Bank replies to “environment killer” accusations
Solar is the best renewable energy for South Africa
$1 Billion Solar Project Goes Ahead Without DOE Backing
Opportunities for SWH firms in South Africa
Walmart begins sharing green best practices with Massmart
Soitec’s CPV plant powers UN Convention
Green economy developments could be extended to rest of Africa – Zuma
IDC funding companies to go green
South Africa leads the world towards sound M&V practices
Greening the airport
British taxpayers money to help AFRICA fight climate change
What is base and peak load electricity ?
What is an Evacuated Tube?
What is solar insolation?
Renewables seeks ways to lower deployment costs
Renewables beyond IRP allocations
First wind turbine rotor blade manufacture in South Africa
Alliance brings clean cars to COP17
Illovo aims for energy self-sufficiency in 3 to 5 years
10 Webinars on Regulation and Sustainable Energy in Developing Countries
Africa Enterprise Challenge Fund (AECF)
Anglo American funds green entrepreneurs
ONYX Set to Receive First Prototypes of Revolutionary Solar Power System
SA airports to get Solar power
Power in South Africa: Striking a balance?