South Archive

19 Jul 2014

Iberdrola completes construction of two wind farms in South Africa

Spanish energy firm Iberdrola has completed construction of the Noblesfontein and Klipheuwel wind farms, totaling 101MW, in South Africa. CTBR – News
27 Jun 2014

AfDB grants $142m loan for 100MW concentrated solar project in South Africa

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has granted a $ 142m loan to construct a 100MW concentrated solar power (CSP) plant in South Africa. CTBR – News
29 May 2014

SolarReserve completes two solar PV plants in South Africa

SolarReserve has completed construction of two 75 MW-DC solar photovoltaic (PV) plants in South Africa. CTBR – News
17 Apr 2014

South Africa Moves To Add More Renewable Energy

South Africa occupies an interesting place in the world these days — one part Westernised country, one part African nation. A report from earlier this year identified the country as one of the top 10 countries likely
10 Apr 2014

EV Sales Surging In South Korea, Partly Due To Subsidies

Electric vehicle sales are surging in South Korea, largely thanks to a number of relatively new subsidies, according to the most recent figures. The growth is notable because EV sales within the economic powerhouse of a country
28 Mar 2014

Heraeus photovoltaics business unit to attend international green energy expo in South Korea

The Heraeus Photovoltaics Business Unit, an industry leading developer and manufacturer of silver metallization pastes for the PV industry will be exhibiting at this year’s International Green Energy Expo in Daegu, South Korea from 2 to 4
13 Mar 2014

Alstom wins wind turbine contract in South Korea

France-based Alstom has secured contract from GS Engineering & Construction to supply wind turbines for Gimnyeong wind farm, situated in Jeju Island of South Korea. CTBR – News
20 Feb 2014

HHI deploys 5.5MW turbine prototype at Kimnyeong wind farm in South Korea

Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) has installed a 5.5MW offshore wind turbine prototype, measuring 100m hub height and 140m rotor diameter, at Kimnyeong wind farm on Jeju Island, South Korea. CTBR – News
7 Feb 2014

South Australia Solar Shifted The Peak During The Heat Wave

Originally published on RenewEconomy. New analysis by the Australian Energy Market Operator has confirmed that the large amount of rooftop solar in South Australia helped shift the peak in demand during the recent heatwaves that affected the
23 Jan 2014

JA Solar, Powerway to build solar module manufacturing facility in South Africa

JA Solar Holdings has established a joint venture with Powerway to build solar module manufacturing facility in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. CTBR – News