Constable, Mary Anne
October 2013
Urban Green File;Oct2013, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p16
In this article, the author suggests that South Africa needs to do more to harness the possibilities of solar energy. She notes that the renewable energy sector has strong potential given the decreases in the cost of photovoltaic solar panels coupled with an increase in electricity prices. Topics addressed include: the "grid-tied" system of solar system application, solar farms, rooftop solar installations, concentrated photovoltaic (CPVs) and other solar energy applications.


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