SolarWorld Africa, together with distribution partner In-Toto Solutions, supplied and installed a
542 kWp system at the Vodacom offices in Century City, Cape Town, rendering it the largest solar powered office building in Africa.
The Durban Chamber of Commerce hosted a seminar on rules of origin, which specified how products are treated for export/import purposes by countries which have various trade agreements (RTA’s-regional trade agreements). The event was sponsored by SGS, a French company which facilitates trade in Africa by serving governments & non-governmental organizations (NGO’s) with import verification, trade, & aid efficiency programs.
Pretoria - South Africa and Germany on Thursday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to promote cooperation between the two countries on energy issues
Those crazy krauts are @ it again. The German-South African Chamber of Commerce put on a seminar on rural electrification here in Durban, South Africa, so I sat in on as many sessions as I could. Most of the content seemed to be provided by Renewables Academy. This was a comprehensive 4 ½ day seminar, covering photovoltaic (PV) systems, solar resources, cells, modules; batteries & energy storage; electronics, installations, wiring, fuses, loads, applications; off-grid system design & sizing; hydropower systems, & project design. The featured speakers were Peter Adelmann & Ivan Karau Kisembo.