OPINION | Renewable energy should power SA’s future economic growth

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Energy – renewable or non-renewable – is a substantial part of the global economy.
Energy – renewable or non-renewable – is a substantial part of the global economy.
Tim Siegert

SA’s immense potential for a green economy and renewable energy – particularly solar, wind and hydro energy – can help secure the country’s energy supply, boost foreign direct investment and improve our credit rating, writes Patrick Grant McLennan

Energy – renewable or non-renewable – is a substantial part of the global economy. As the global population grows and new energy-intensive industries emerge, we need to think about meeting these needs in a more  sustainable, holistic, and affordable way.

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