SA renewable energy attracts investment

2013-11-05 08:56
(Frank Zeller, AFP)

(Frank Zeller, AFP)

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Johannesburg - A renewable energy procurement programme has attracted billions of rand in foreign direct investment, Energy Minister Ben Martins said on Monday.

The energy sector was expected to play a crucial role in creating green jobs, developing skills and transferring technology into the economy, said Martins.

"It is anticipated that by December 2013 some of these projects will deliver energy," said Martins.

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