TITLE

South Africa on Track to Becoming One of the Fastest-Growing Renewable Energy Markets Worldwide

PUB. DATE
October 2013
SOURCE
African Business News;10/28/2013, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the efforts of South Africa to become one of the fastest growing renewable energy (RE) markets in the world. It states that South Africa has a great potential to attain this goal. Its RE generation capacity is higher than many other nations. Along with this, the Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme (REIPPP) in the country has boosted the growth of RE industry.
ACCESSION #
91903045

 

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