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Sasfin Wealth appoints new Senior Portfolio Manager
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Energy

How to finance Africa’s green energy revolution

Wednesday, April 4th, 2018

How to finance Africa’s green energy revolution

Africa relies on traditional biomass and waste fuels for almost half of its primary energy supply. An estimated 600 million people still lack access to electricity, and household air pollution resulting from the combustion of wood, dung, and charcoal leads to the death of an estimated 600 000 Africans each year. The continent therefore urgently

Moody’s downgrades Eskom’s long-term CFR

Thursday, March 29th, 2018

Moody’s downgrades Eskom’s long-term CFR

Moody’s Investor Services (Moody’s) has downgraded to B2 from B1 Eskom’s long-term corporate family rating (CFR). The zero coupon eurobonds rating has similarly been revised to ‘B2’ from ‘B1’ in line with the CFR and the global...

Gas can be South Africa’s energy gamechanger

Tuesday, March 27th, 2018

Gas can be South Africa’s energy gamechanger

The first electric power stations were not an instant success. In fact, several failed quite dismally and the affected societies of the late 1800s quickly shifted back to older and more trusted forms of energy. It was...

Sasol officially launches world’s largest oxygen production plant in Secunda

Monday, March 26th, 2018

Sasol officially launches world’s largest oxygen production plant in Secunda

Sasol and Air Liquide today, 26 March 2018 officially unveiled a €200 million Air Liquide facility, one of the largest Air Separation Unit (ASU) ever built at the company’s synthetic fuels and chemicals complex in Secunda, South Africa....

South Africans saved 410MW during Earth Hour

Monday, March 26th, 2018

South Africans saved 410MW during Earth Hour

South Africans joined the rest of the world when they switched-off their lights for Earth Hour from 20:30 to 21:30 on Saturday night together saving 410 MW. Earth Hour is a global call for the protection of...

Top solar power investment trends

Thursday, March 15th, 2018

Top solar power investment trends

The recent strengthening of the Rand against the US dollar and the Euro has reduced the cost of solar installations for businesses substantially, making the business case for solar energy an even more attractive proposition to reduce...

Eaton unveils first microgrid site in South Africa

Thursday, March 15th, 2018

Eaton unveils first microgrid site in South Africa

Global power management company, Eaton, today, 15 March 2018 unveiled a new microgrid at its Wadeville site situated in South Africa. The microgrid includes the first deployment of Eaton’s energy storage system, xStorage, in Africa and is...

Hogan Lovells Community Solar Innovation Awards winners revealed

Wednesday, March 14th, 2018

Hogan Lovells Community Solar Innovation Awards winners revealed

The winners of the Hogan Lovells Community Solar Innovation Awards 2017 were revealed today during the 2018 SEED South Africa Symposium in Pretoria. They are: Frontier Markets, India – a last-mile sales, marketing and after-sales service distribution company bringing clean energy...

Engen positions black-owned energy companies as key players in Southern Africa

Wednesday, March 14th, 2018

Engen positions black-owned energy companies as key players in Southern Africa

Unseating his prime competitor to become South Africa’s number one LPG market leader makes Easigas-Reatile Gaz chairman Simphiwe Mehlomakulu extremely proud. But arguably more proud are his partners at Engen, who Mehlomakulu credits with helping position his...

Will Renewables impact on future electricity prices?

Wednesday, March 14th, 2018

Will Renewables impact on future electricity prices?

The new cabinet entered into the energy sphere with a blast when newly appointed South African Minister Jeff Radebe announced that an additional 27 renewable projects would be signed off without further delay. The good news if...

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