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Ask An Expert: Information on renewable energy sector in SA

Q: I am keen to keep myself up-to-date on what is going on in the renewable energy sector in South Africa. Do you have any suggestions on where I can look?

A: Good starting points are:

Electricity Governance Initiative of South Africa 
DoE’s website on the REIPPP Programme

For information on activities within the renewable energy sector, have a look at the following websites:
SESSA – Sustainable Energy Society of South Africa 
SAAEA – Southern African Alternative Energy Association
SAPVIA – South African Photovoltaic Industry Association
SAWEA – South African Wind Energy Association
SABIA – South African Biogas Industry Association

Research institutions to keep a look out on, include:
RECORD – renewable energy centre of research and development
CRSES – Centre for Renewable and Sustainable Energy Studies
ERC – Energy Research Centre at UCT