South Africa and renewable energy: a 12-year-old programme offers insights for countries moving to cleaner power sources

Based on our findings we point to ways to get closer to the country’s key targets. These include increased capacity, decarbonisation, local development, and addressing energy poverty among lower-income households.

By Aalia Cassim - Visiting Researcher, Southern Centre for Inequality Studies, University of the Witwatersrand. Imraan Valodia - Pro Vice-Chancellor: Climate, Sustainability and Inequality and Director: Southern Centre for Inequality Studies., University of the Witwatersrand. Julia Taylor - Researcher: Climate and Inequality, University of the Witwatersrand. Professor Rod Crompton - African Energy Leadership Centre, Wits Business School, University of the Witwatersrand 13 days ago

President Ramaphosa to attend the P&G Investment launch

In 2018, the President initiated the South Africa Investment Conference (SAIC) with the ambitious goal of attracting R1.2 trillion in investments over five years.

By The Presidency of the Republic of South Africa about 1 month ago

Pioneering technology solutions: Insights from Thula Mavuso, Managing Director of Solvyng

In this exclusive interview, We had the opportunity to sit down with Thula Mavuso, the managing director of Solvyng, a prominent black-owned tech company making waves in the industry. Thula shares his remarkable journey in the tech industry, from his early days as a software developer to his current role leading Solvyng.

By Lindelwa Masuku 6 months ago

The future of South Africa's currency: Tackling counterfeiting and economic challenges

South Africa has recently unveiled its new banknotes and coins with enhanced security features and updated designs, marking a significant move towards keeping the currency trustworthy and secure. The country's Deputy Finance Minister, David Masondo, has emphasized the importance of upgrading the currency periodically to maintain finan...

By Lindelwa Masuku 7 months ago

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