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PV GreenCard training SAPVIA Aug 2019

2019-08-08T09:54:07+02:00Alternative Energy News, renewable energy, solar photovoltaic|

GENERGY HOSTS PV GREENCARD TRAINING Leading PV solar installer assists in upholding and furthering industry standards   The Eastern Cape’s only accredited SAPVIA PV GreenCard training centre, Genergy, is running its third five-day training programme next month to further improve the quality of PV solar installers in South Africa.  

What would South Africa look like with 100 % renewable

2019-07-16T01:13:36+02:00Alternative Energy News|

What would South Africa look like powered 100% by renewable energy? The World Bank and the International Monetary Fund is loath to lend funds to utilities and governments that want to build coal power plants. According to the Chamber of Mines of South Africa, over the next 10 years Eskom will close four power

Sustainable investing and profit

2019-06-26T22:39:12+02:00Alternative Energy News|

Sustainable investing doesn't mean waving goodbye to profit. Terry Billson Most people like the idea of investing in companies that are keeping climate change and other concerns in mind. However, when it comes down to the nitty gritty there’s often a caveat: ‘…as long as my return doesn’t get affected by it.’ There’s this

Business role in protecting the planet

2019-06-12T21:52:31+02:00Alternative Energy News, off grid solutions, renewable energy, solar photovoltaic|

Business and saving our planet. Terry Billson Business leaders need to step up in the fight to save our planet The need for action is now. According to the WWF, we are the first generation to know we are destroying our planet and the last one that can do anything about it. Prince Charles

Woodridge college & prep invests in Solar

2019-05-29T13:12:08+02:00Alternative Energy News, off grid solutions, renewable energy, solar photovoltaic|

WOODRIDGE COLLEGE & PREPARATORY SCHOOL INVESTS IN GENERGY SOLAR SOLUTION TO REDUCE ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT In partnership with Genergy, Woodridge College & Preparatory School has invested in a solar PV system which will see the school reduce its CO2 emissions by roughly 597 tons per annum. Part of the Genergy projects: the Woodridge installation is

SAPVIA training

2019-04-11T20:11:30+02:00Alternative Energy News, renewable energy, solar photovoltaic|

We will be running a SAPVIA accredited PV GreenCard Training session over 5 days at Genergy from the 6th - 10th of May 2019! The course covers the electrical basics of PV solar, design and system integration of PV and a practical installation element. Where: Genergy 3 Alabaster Street, South End Port Elizabeth Cost: Early