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Member's News

Reflecting on the achievements of the previous year, one standout success story in the Noupoort community is Noupoort Data Analysts, a 100% women-owned business that has demonstrated remarkable growth and sustainability since its establishment in 2021.

Member's News

As the 2024 school year begins, Jeandre Plaatjies from Humansdorp and Muhammed Davids from the Patensie community are embarking on their journey to realize their passion for a future career in agriculture. Supported by a dedicated local agricultural bursary programme, they are commencing Grade 8 at Marlow Agricultural High School in Cradock, located approximately 1.5 hours from their home towns.

Member's News

The Seriti Community Trust today handed over 10 vehicles to the South African Police Service (SAPS) in Emalahleni, Mpumalanga. The vehicles are fully branded and furbished with the necessary equipment including radios, cameras, sirens, health and safety equipment as well as service plans and warranties at a cost of R6.5 million.

Press Releases

The South African Wind Energy Association (SAWEA) commends the Department of Mineral Resources and Energy (DMRE) for its decision to initiate Bid Window 7 (BW7) under the Renewable Energy Independent Power Producers Procurement Programme (REIPPPP).

Member's News

In a strategic collaboration aimed at empowering local youth and fostering community development, the Cape Agulhas Municipality and Excelsior wind energy facility have partnered to implement a crucial computer literacy programme.

Member's News

For the first time since opening their doors some 67 years ago, Uitvlug Primary School, a small farm school, in Swellendam, Western Cape, was able to offer a Grade 7 class this year. Moreover, it has been announced that a further expansion, will mean that the 2024 academic year will kick-off with its first Grade R class.

CEO Voice

As we near the end of the year, it's a perfect time to look back and celebrate some of the incredible milestones we've achieved as a sector in 2023.

Press Releases

The South African Wind Energy Association (SAWEA) proudly announces its accreditation to attend the United Nations Climate Change Conference, COP28, in the United Arab Emirates.

Member's News

Recognising the role of social development in shaping the future of young minds, an initiative aimed at reducing school dropout rates by helping learners make better choices is now in year two of implementation. Facilitated by a qualified social worker, this initiative is designed to positively impact over 1000 learners, across 11 primary schools in the Eastern Cape.

Member's News

Tablets were donated to the highest-achieving grade 7 learners at Loeriesfontein Primary School, aiming to motivate academic excellence. The tablets, made possible through the support of the Loeriesfontein and Khobab Wind Farms, were handed-over to the deserving learners during the school's graduation ceremony on 9 November 2023.