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Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Renewable Energy

Renewable Energy

Financing energy projects in Africa: “the traditional business model needs to change”

African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa to gather 10 000+ in Cape Town in May.

Best of breed solutions in the renewable power sector

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.

Company seeks funding partners for sorghum-based bio-ethanol refinery

The plant will have the capacity to produce 153-million litres of fuel-grade bio-ethanol per year.

Kathu Industrial Park offers significant opportunities for the private sector

The KIP development caters for all nature of tenant facilities, from large customised facilities through to smaller, economically efficient mini-factories.

Ground-breaking mobile unit delivers pure water – anywhere

Blesbok is a mobile water provisioning system for the military which is able to purify all types of water including ground water, sea water and reclaimed water.

Opportunities for production of related technologies and investment into solar farm project

The main focus for the investor will be the construction of a solar farm. However, there are potential for other opportunities such as the manufacture of solar panels and a silicon smelter.

Investing in the Free State Province

Dr Mbulelo Nokwequ, Head of Department at DESTEA, outlines some of the Free State’s unique selling propositions.

Building sustainability through local manufacturing

"It is critical for the sustainability of local manufacturing operations that they aggressively pursue opportunities to increase their market share..."

ESI Africa on load-shedding: knowledge is power!

The potential of renewable energy sources such as solar, storage solutions and mini-grid generation projects are some of the exciting focus areas at African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa this year.

Grow your business in South Africa

Business South Africa offers companies a unique and effective means of engaging with the private sector and all levels of government in South Africa.

Featured Investment Opportunities

Seeking equity investors for brick factory in Kimberley

The brick manufacturing plant is to be situated in Kimberley and bricks will be produced using slimes from the mining operations in the area.

Public-private partnership opportunities in Tshwane Automotive City

The adoption of the TAC Masterplan and consequent public funding for infrastructure development, will create partnership opportunities for the private sector.

Seeking investment partners for paint and detergent manufacturing plant

Business case and feasibility studies have been completed for a factory which will produce paints and industrial chemical products.

Featured Business Opportunities

Why now is the time to invest in a farming business in Africa

The variety and diversity in the agriculture sector in Africa has made it an attractive option to a lot of entrepreneurs. If you’re looking to get into the framing industry, now is the time.

Explore opportunities in the U.S. market (Cape Chamber event)

The Cape Chamber's International Trade desk in collaboration with the U.S. Commercial Service will be hosting an event to discuss the opportunities and benefits of investing in the United States.

Find the best EPC and EPCM services for your gas to power project

Engineering and project management services including coordination, design, procurement, and construction management and execution offered.