As South Africa recently celebrated 30 days without loadshedding, it has been said that South Africa’s renewable energy programme is a success story that needs to be celebrated.
There are however cautions against the prescriptive socio-economic developments plans imposed on independent power producers as these threatens to any gains achieved and leads fragmented development plans.
Development Economist and Consultant at ED Platform, Paul Zille spoke to John Robbie this morning about the opportunities that exist in this area.
Listen to the conversation below:
This article first appeared on 702 : SA's renewable energy success story