electricity

Solar: All The Reasons

By | 2016-10-18T13:56:16+00:00 November 11th, 2015|Alternative Energy News|

The word from Eskom is that there will be no loadshedding until next year May, according to company CEO Brian Molefe. As a direct result, less people are investing in back-up systems to get their businesses and their households through loadshedding times. While solar energy, inverters and batteries are directly linked to loadshedding and power

Where Has All The Loadshedding Gone?

By | 2016-11-16T07:47:57+00:00 October 14th, 2015|Alternative Energy News, off grid solutions, renewable energy, solar photovoltaic|

There has been much talk from Eskom as to the reason why loadshedding has been very quiet of late. They talk about ‘stability of the grid’ and no unexpected problems at any of the power stations, and they generally make quite a big fuss about it. Doesn’t seem right that the fact that they can

Genergy Happy Customers – Part 1

By | 2016-10-18T13:56:16+00:00 October 6th, 2015|Alternative Energy News, customers, off grid solutions, renewable energy, solar photovoltaic|

We're proud to introduce a few happy customers - people who have engaged with Genergy, and who have had systems installed and are happy with what they have. Johan Langler chose a hybrid system as well as 12 photovoltaic panels on his roof. He wanted relief from loadshedding, and the cost of electricity, as well

Off Grid Solutions – Solar PV System

By | 2016-10-18T13:56:27+00:00 March 5th, 2015|Alternative Energy News, off grid solutions, renewable energy, solar photovoltaic|

Historically South Africans have enjoyed unquestionable energy security with Eskom being able to supply reliable electricity to industry and household at a relatively low price. In recent years the cost of electricity has escalated significantly and the ability to supply has been severely compromised for a number reasons including lack of maintenance, political interference, increased

Energy Efficiency vs Alternative Generation

By | 2016-10-18T13:56:27+00:00 July 24th, 2014|Alternative Energy News|

Energy Efficiency vs Alternative Energy Over the past few years, electricity consumers have become more and more energy conscious, primarily because the cost of electricity in South Africa has sky-rocketed – with serious implications on consumer lifestyles. Apart from that is the reality of climate change which is starting to resonate even with the man