SA Renewable Energy Snapshot 2016


The Urban Earth Renewable Energy Snapshot electronic book collates recent information about the development of renewable energy in South Africa. The purpose of the snapshot is to provide an overview of current developments and the existing state of renewable energy in South Africa.

This e-book is divided up into the following sections: Renewable Energy Policy Context in South Africa, Renewable Energy Resources and Manufacturers in South Africa, The Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme (REIPPPP), REIPPPP Case Studies, and Small Scale Embedded Energy Projects.

The data for this snapshot has been derived from multiple sources including Eskom, the National Energy Regulator of South Africa (NERSA), the Department of Energy (DoE), renewable energy manufacturers, South African municipalities, and renewable energy companies.

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