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The Southern View – A Perspective from South Africa

This is a guest post by Adriaan Erasmus, CEO of Residential Solar Solutions, Cenfura’s key partner in South Africa. Adriaan Erasmus, CEO, Residential Solar Solutions Being a specialist in the renewable energy field...
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Project Update: Malachite Mews microgrid has a successful 8 hour simulated power failure

Yesterday Malachite Mews ran its first successful simulated power failure which meant using the system completely off grid. Our engineers removed the connection to the grid yesterday by flicking the circuit breakers and...
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Malachite Mews Operational: Latest Picture update!

So finally, finally as noted in our news release, we have managed to complete and commission the microgrid at Malachite Mews. As Randall our CEO stated, “The COVID-19 crisis severely affected how we...
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Project Update: Malachite Mews into Testing Phase

Progress on Malachite Mews is rolling along nicely! Last week the battery rooms and batteries were all installed and all the wiring has been hooked up. Despite the COVID-19 situation, we have thankfully...
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Project Update – Malachite Mews Battery Rooms!

Today is all about batteries! An integral part of the setup, the batteries enable us to provide power even when the sun is not shining. In progress – battery room prior to battery...
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Project update: Malachite Mews almost done!

Excellent news for you all today – the project at Malachite Mews is almost ready to come online. Solar panels have all been mounted, and battery rooms are done. Finally installed! all the...
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Picture Update – Malachite Mews

Some more pictures have arrived from South Africa – progress is continuing at a steady place, looking forward to it all coming online! Progress!Ouside of the battery room – in progressFinishing the battery...
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Progress update 2 – Malachite Mews microgrid, South Africa

Wow, things are flying along now! The Malachite Mews project in Guateng has advanced significantly, with real, visible improvements every day! It’s really gratifying to see, and really validates all the preparatory work...
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Progress report from Cenfura South Africa microgrid site – Malachite Mews

Cenfura’s South African microgrid project at Malachite Mews is progressing smoothly now that some of the COVID-19 restrictions are beginning to be lifted. As of June 1st, South Africa moved to Level 3...
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Market Analysis: The African Energy Market Eyes Microgrids for Energy Relief

Africa has seen rapid economic growth this century, with a corresponding increase in the demand for energy. The continent is home to 17% of the world’s population, of which nearly two thirds, around...
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Market Analysis: Poor Economy, Low Oil Won’t Hurt Asia’s Clean Energy Bright Outlook

Do Asia’s clean energy growth prospects look gloomier as of April 2020 compared to, say, four months ago? Maybe, but only in the very short term and the industry is about the long...
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