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Power, Water, Utilities

Power, Water, Utilities

New trends in the KwaZulu-Natal economy

Two new economic trends will benefit the economy of KZN and attract investors to South Africa’s east coast: the Oceans Economy and the move to gas.

Investment potential of the Platinum Province

Areas of investment that are expected to grow fastest include fuel cell technology, machinery for mining, energy generation and RE component manufacturing.

Learn about IPPs and PPAs on 22 February 2018

The 5th Independent Power Producers and Power Purchase Agreements Conference (IPP & PPA Conference) will take place alongside the annual Africa Energy Indaba conference in Johannesburg, 22 February 2018.

The African Youth Energy Innovator 2018 submissions are now open

You can enter from 30 October 2017 and entries close on 15 January 2018. No late entries will be accepted.

Investor-friendly measures in Limpopo’s designated growth zones

Infrastructure at a Special Economic Zone (SEZ) supports the specific industry and attracts investors with a strong focus on beneficiation of local produce or materials.

Identifying new energy markets in Africa

As the need is so big, many solutions are required, opening huge market opportunities for both large-scale electricity, but also for new opportunities like off-grid, small-grid, micro-grid, rooftop or household solutions.

Managing the region’s water resources

Eastern Cape Business interviewed Lefadi Makibinyane, CEO of Amatola Water about the organisation's role in managing the region's water resources.

Khobab wind farm celebrates all turbines in place

Khobab Wind Farm has announced the completion of all 61 wind turbine installations, more than two weeks ahead of schedule, on 8 September 2017.

Focus sectors and investment opportunities in Africa’s leading capital city

The City of Tshwane is committed to developing an economic future that is inclusive, diversified and competitive. These focus investment sectors offer current opportunities for local and international investors.

Infrastructure Africa encourages African unity through regional projects

There is power in numbers and collaboration on infrastructure projects between African nations would be to the benefit of Africa as a whole, whilst also bringing down the costs of doing business.

Featured Investment Opportunities

Company producing eco-friendly drinking straws seeks funding for expansion

Far_Go Straws produces and distributes a range of stainless-steel, reusable, consumer-friendly straws. The company is currently in the process of adding bamboo straws to its product range.

Relocating logistics company seeks funding for upgrade and repair of facilities

Additional funding of R2-million is sought for the upgrading and minor repairs of existing facility in Special Economic Zone.

Northern Cape Metals Industrial Cluster now in implementation phase

The Cluster will be fully established through a development of four phases. Phase 1 is currently under development.

Featured Business Opportunities

Establish your business in Africa’s tech hub

Cape Town has established itself as a key technology hub in Africa with a number of major companies launching their head offices in the city.

South Africa is alert to the growing opportunity offered by the maritime sector

The Oceans Economy is no longer just a concept talked about at conferences, it is a reality that is starting to have an impact on South Africa.

FDC offers affordable rental rates for businesses

The property management and development unit of the FDC has a diverse property portfolio.