EPD makes a joint submission to the National Planning Commission

The EPD team at the ERC, together with a range of stakeholders made a submission to the National Planning Commission with regards to access to energy services in the National Planning Document. This submission was borne out of a meeting of stakeholders was held by Pasasa and Sanedi in May 2012 which discussed issues around safe household energy usage in South Africa and the lack of an integrated framework or strategy for access to energy in South Africa. This meeting of… Read moreEPD makes a joint submission to the National Planning Commission

Community Power at the World Wind Congress in Bonn

Citizen owned and organised renewable energy projects are presented, discussed and analysed at the World Wind Congress in Bonn, Germany from the 3.-5. July 2012. The conference is attended by people from all over the world. Most countries of Europe were represented, as well as Peru, Chile, Australia, North America, a large Canadian delegation… and three South Africans. The Not-for-Profit Developer Just Energy is represented by Zukisani Jakavula and presenting a risk analysis of South Africa’s policy environment is former… Read moreCommunity Power at the World Wind Congress in Bonn