Solar thermal technology holds potential to be major game changer in SA
Author: Louis van Heerden
Countries all around the world are looking to tap into the power of the sun to increase their energy independence, improve their energy affordability, enhance their economic growth and reduce their carbon emissions. Areas such as the Northern Cape in SA and other parts of Africa average about 2,500 hours of sunshine a year, making solar technology a no-brainer for the country and the continent.
Although the renewable energy sector is still at an early stage of its development and implementation in SA (and in many other countries that have a long tradition of relying on fossil fuel energy sources), it is already contributing to the national grid and saving hundreds of millions of rand.
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