The KIP development caters for all nature of tenant facilities, from large customised facilities through to smaller, economically efficient mini-factories.
The South African wine grape harvest 2019 has hit a record low, largely due to the preceding drought and fluctuating weather conditions during the season. Winemakers are, however, positive about the quality of this year’s vintage.
The wind and solar parks now spreading over the vast spaces of the Northern Cape indicate that renewable energy has well and truly arrived.
The project is at the start of the feasibility and business case phase.
Lesedi is excited about the prospects of executing small scale biomass and waste to energy projects on the African continent and to date we have progressed significantly in South Africa.
The renewable energy sector has the potential to unlock other sectors in the Northern Cape, such as manufacturing and construction.
Business case and feasibility studies have been completed for the project.
A huge zinc project near Pofadder could lead to the Northern Cape acquiring a smelter and a refinery.
Several locations within the Northern Cape are being developed to be catalysts for investment into the province.
Thobela Dikeni, CEO of the Upington SEZ, explains how climate and location enhance the value proposition.