13 July 2020
Renewable electricity in South Africa
South Africa is the largest electricity market on the African continent. It has exceptional wind and solar resources.
In a webinar on 9 July 2020, Alan Whitaker presented AFRY’s modelling of the long-term evolution of the electricity sector in South Africa.
Brendan Cronin then moderated a panel discussion with key industry players on the prospects and challenges facing renewable electricity in South Africa. The panel included:
- Bhavtik Vallabhjee (Head of Power, Utilities & Infrastructure, ABSA – Corporate & Investment Bank);
- Hein Reyneke (General Manager: Africa, Mainstream Renewable Power);
- Malibuye Cossie (Director, Norton Rose Fulbright South Africa); and
- Mike Levington (Director, Kabi Solar).