Category: Solar

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Hybrid inverters – What you need to know

A brief description of hybrid inverters These days, there are multiple options available when it comes to selecting a solar inverter. These inverters vary in size, efficiency, performance, and capabilities. If you’re thinking about adding a battery to your solar panel system now or in the future, you may wish to consider opting for a

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Solar battery, a short explanation

Everything you need to know if you’re considering a solar battery The solar revolution is under way with a rising number of people turning to solar energy to meet their power needs. Solar is an excellent way to save money in the long run, become more independent and be less vulnerable to load shedding. Additionally,

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The 100 MW cap, good news for solar

The 100 MW self-generation cap, what you need to know Taking many people by surprise, President Ramaphosa recently announced that the licence-exemption cap on self- or distributed power generation plants in South Africa would be raised from 10 MW to 100 MW. The new 100 MW cap is good news, and while there are complexities

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Exporting solar power, a short overview

Exporting solar power, how does this work? It was recently announced that the licence-exemption cap on self- or distributed power generation plants in South Africa would be increased from 10 MW to 100 MW. This is excellent news for trade and industry who believe it will help solve the country’s power woes. Additionally, the increased

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Is Solar expensive, a good perspective

Is Solar expensive, your questions answered With changing legislation, rising electricity costs, frequent load-shedding and other aggravating conditions, many people are wondering is solar expensive. The enhanced awareness around the need to use renewable energy is also contributing to this question, as people contemplate what the financial side of moving in a greener direction will

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Solar installations, an introduction

All you need to know about solar installations If you would like to save on electricity costs, avoid load-shedding and enable your business or household to enjoy independence with a long-term energy solution, you are one of many. The solar revolution is sweeping across Africa, as people seek clean, healthy and reliable sources of energy.

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Solar panels prices – What to consider

The various factors influencing solar panels prices With the solar revolution being propelled by rising energy costs, unstable power supply and the move towards cleaner energy, solar panel prices are rapidly decreasing. This is normal as technology proliferates and becomes more widely used. However, solar panel prices should not be considered in isolation. Solar panels

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Solar Safari Lodges – a new trend

Why solar safari lodges are growing in popularity There is nothing quite like the African bush. From the majestic big five, to the crisp morning air to diamond filled night skies, very little compares to the experience of spending time in one of our continent’s many wildlife reserves. Now, solar safari lodges are becoming an

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Solar Power – Frequently Asked Questions Part 2

More of your questions answered regarding solar power This article is the second in a 2-part series that answers the most frequently asked questions regarding solar power. The first part answered these questions: How does solar power work? Is there a financial benefit of using solar power? What are the environmental benefits of going solar?

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Solar Power – Frequently Asked Questions Part 1

All your questions answered regarding solar power Between load-shedding that interrupts power supply, increasing electricity prices and a rising cost of living, many people and companies are making a shift towards solar power. The solar revolution is seeing this form of energy taking off around the world. Plus, with solar technology now being more accessible,

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