Cheap solar and wind prices can boost Africa’s GDP

The IMF is cutting their growth forecast for Africa and this will affect future GDP drastically. The challenges the continent faces of low commodity prices, poor and costly access to energy, weak investor confidence and rising food prices have put pressure on GPD growth. Access to cheaper and reliable energy, through solar and wind technologies,

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A New World Record

A new World record has been set:   According to the 10th Global trends in renewable Energy Investments 2016 by UNEP (United Nations Environmental Program) a massive milestone has been reached:   Total Investment into renewables last year (2015) totaled $286 billion. The previous record from 2011 was 3% lower than this.     According to the

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NSE ‘paints’ the mall@reds roof blue with solar panels

NSE completed installation of a large grid-tied PV solar plant on the mall@reds roof in Centurion, Pretoria. This renewable energy plant makes use of the best quality PV panels, inverter and mounting structure available. The client achieves a payback period of 5 to 6 years and a project IRR in excess of 20% over the

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