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KOUGA WIND FARM’S SEA VISTA’S LIBRARY & IT CENTRE PROJECT

For Thulani Nkuna, managing the building of the new Sea Vista Library is more than a job, it is helping to build his own future.

Thulani, who grew up in KwaNomzamo, is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day site activities, making sure that the workmanship is top quality, and communicating with the principal agent and engineer about any adjustments to the structure.READ MORE

R58bn renewables deals blocked at 11th hour

The signing of 27 outstanding renewable energy projects will not happen today as anticipated.

This after trade union National Union of Metalworkers of SA (Numsa) and civic group Transform RSA were granted an urgent court interdict at the North Gauteng High Court.READ MORE

SAWEA RESPONDS TO ANOTHER PPA DELAY

Today was meant to mark the reawakening of South Africa’s Renewable Energy Power Producer Procurement Programme (REIPPPP), first initiated in 2011.

“The delayed investment of over R59 billion, the creation of over 13 000 construction jobs and a further 2000 operations jobs was meant to be unlocked today,” said Brenda Martin, CEO of the South African Wind Energy Association (SAWEA).READ MORE