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Green Energy

Green Energy, Spurned by Zuma, Back in Vogue in South Africa. With South Africa’s state electricity utility in dire financial straits and straining to meet demand, the government has reverted to courting independent renewable energy producers to help power the continent’s most industrialized economy. President Cyril Ramaphosa, his Energy Minister Jeff Radebe and the Treasury

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Load Shedding

“Are you prepared for the upcoming load shedding?              !!DON’T GET CAUGHT IN THE DARK!! Be in charge of your own electrical freedom. The new invertor will keep the lights on at home when the power goes down. ESKOM FEEDS HEAVY LOADS: 1. Kettle 2. Tumble Dryer 3. Geyser INVERTER FEEDS LIGHT LOADS: 1. Alarm

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Future batteries.

Future batteries, coming soon: Charge in seconds, last months and power over the air. While smartphones, smarthomes and even smart wearables are growing ever more advanced, they’re still limited by power. The battery hasn’t advanced in decades. But we’re on the verge of a power revolution. Big technology and car companies are all too aware of the limitations

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Are solar panels worth it?

A few years ago, we thought that not having electricity in our homes for some parts of the day would become a regular occurrence as then Eskom CEO Tshediso Matona said load shedding was “here to stay”. Fast-forward to this year when we may not be suffering from load shedding at the moment, but the

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Fear of jobs bloodbath over Eskom tariff hike

Cape Town – The proposed 19.9% electricity hike by Eskom will result in job losses in the steel and engineering sector, warned an economist for the Steel and Engineering Industries Federation of Southern Africa (Seifsa). Seifsa, which strongly opposes Eskom’s application for electricity tariff increases, is set to make a representation at the National Energy

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