The green side of building a renewable energy plant in Northern Cape
Engineers from renewables company Scatec have started work on a massive project in the Northern Cape, which forms part of the South African government’s Risk Mitigation Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme (RMIPPPP).
NAPAfrica reaches ten-year anniversary thanks to a growing member community
NAPAfrica, the continent’s largest internet exchange point (IXP), celebrates its ten-year anniversary this month. This is largely thanks to the continuous support of loyal members and a like-minded community seeking to play a pivotal role in transforming Africa’s internet access and interconnection.
SAS Divas and Dudes in Data Science sparks passion for high school learners
As part of its ongoing commitment to helping South Africa develop the skills needed to meet the high demand for data science talent, global analytics leader SAS, in collaboration with the University of the Western Cape (UWC) and the Centre of Excellence in Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, hosted an online Divas and Dudes in Data Science event for grade 11 Mathematics learners on Friday, 28 October 2022.
Probe launches new generation MaxLi 2.0 Prismatic Lithium battery – ideal for solar
Building on the success of the MaxLi Lithium battery range, power and energy solutions company Probe has launched a new generation MaxLi 2.0 Prismatic Lithium battery as part of the Probenergy range. Supplied by innovative South African company TeslaTech, the wall-mountable battery is ideal for renewable energy power backups/UPS and energy storage systems for both home and business applications.
South Coast Tourism and Investment Enterprise (SCTIE) has welcomed the announcement that the KZN South Coast has retained Blue Flag status at six of its beaches, with another two attaining pilot Blue Flag status.
Reddam House Constantia’s new solar project set to generate equivalent annual power to sustain a household for over 20 years
The Inspired Education Group (IEG) has embarked on a renewable energy programme, starting with a pilot solar project at Reddam House Constantia in Cape Town that becomes operational this week, and will produce 40% of the school’s power needs. If successful, the system will be rolled out at selected Reddam House and Reddford House schools.