South African Renewable Green Energy

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

Genergy Projects: The Northam Booysendal Installation

2016-10-18T13:56:02+02:00Alternative Energy News, off grid solutions, renewable energy, solar photovoltaic|

 Project Northam Booysendal The Northam Booysendal concession is situated approximately 35km from the town of Mashishing (formerly Lydenburg), straddling the border of Limpopo and Mpumalanga provinces in South Africa. Genergy was tasked with a solution to provide hot water for 1,200 people working on the mine. This was a two-phase project. Phase one saw us

As Things Heat Up, Energy Prices Cool Down.

2016-11-18T18:33:46+02:00Alternative Energy News, off grid solutions, renewable energy, solar photovoltaic|

Carbon dioxide continues to increase in the atmosphere with a major milestone of 400 parts per million of CO2 recorded in the Southern Hemisphere according to CSIRO's Dr David Etheridge. Heat Rises We as a race are always on the look out for the signs of rising global greenhouse emissions, and one of the markers