SA’s solar power sector thrives
Author: Andreas Wilson-Späth
People who believe that the solution to our energy woes – the need to generate enough electricity without mucking up the climate – lies with renewable energy sources are frequently dismissed as idealists and dreamers.
Ongoing developments in the field of renewables make such statements increasingly invalid. Even a cursory look at some of the advances and innovations reported just in the area of solar photovoltaic (PV) systems (the technology that uses solar cells to transform sunlight into direct current electricity) should convert the skeptics, even without taking into consideration similar progress in other fields from wind power to solar thermal energy.
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