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Economic History: Energy, post 1993: Government Resources: Library Guide: Sustainable/renewable energy

A guide for the Economic History research project

Reports

Department of Energy. State of renewable energy in South Africa. Pretoria : Department of Energy, 2015.

Department of Environmental Affairs, South African National Energy Development Institute. Sustainability of decentralised renewable energy systems : report. Pretoria : Department of Environmental Affairs, 201-?

National Energy Regulator of South Africa (NERSA). Monitoring renewable energy performance of power plants, Issue 10 (Sept. 2017), Issue 11 (March 2018)

National Energy Regulator of South Africa (NERSA). Monitoring renewable energy performance, Issue 7 (April 2016), Issue 8 (Oct. 2016)Issue 9 (March 2017)

Prometheum Carbon, South African National Energy Development Institute. Technical report: Appraisal of Implementation of Fossil Fuel and Renewable Energy Hybrid Technologies in South Africa, November 2017.

World Wide Fund for Nature. Climate change and energy. Renewable energy vision 2030: South Africa. Newlands : World Wide Fund for Nature, 2014. (Technical report)

World Wide Fund for Nature. Energy. Feasibility of the WWF renewable energy vision 2030: South Africa: a spatial-temporal analysis. Newlands : World Wide Fund for Nature, 2015. (Technical report)

World Wide Fund for Nature. Enabling renewable energy in South Africa : assessing the Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme. Newlands : World Wide Fund for Nature, 2014.

Strategies

Western Cape. Department of Environmental Affairs and Development Planning. Sustainable energy strategy for the Western Cape : draft summary document, May 2007.

World Wildlife Fund for Nature, South Africa. Renewable energy vision 2030 : South Africa. Newlands, Cape Town : WWF-SA, 2014.

Useful website

Urban Energy Support. SALGA & SEA site with many online publications, including government.

Conference proceedings

Sustainable Energy Development for Southern Africa (1997 :    Conference on Sustainable Energy Development for Southern Africa :   proceedings, Eskom Conference Centre, Midrand, South Africa, 4-6 June 1997 /    [Luxembourg? :   The Commission?,   1997] G 4 E.ENER.97.CONF

Policies

South Africa. Department of Minerals and Energy. Free basic alternative energy policy (Households Energy Support Programme). Pretoria : Department of Minerals and Energy, 200-?

South Africa. Dept. of Minerals and Energy.    White paper on the renewable energy policy of the Republic of South Africa /    Pretoria :   Government Printer,   2004.  G 68 E.ENER.04.WHIT

Western Cape (South Africa). Department of Environmental Affairs and Development Planning.    White paper on sustainable energy for the Western Cape Province /    Cape Town :   Province of Western Cape,   2010. G PWC E.ENVI.10.WHIT

Renewable Energy Development Zones (REDZs)

Department of Environmental Affairs. Renewable Energy Development Zones (REDZs)

Department of Environmental Affairs. Renewable Energy. Data & maps.

CSIR, Department of Environmental Affairs. Strategic Environmental Assessment for wind and solar PV energy in South Africa: Renewable Energy Development Zones (REDZs)

International

Western Cape

Market intelligence report : renewable energy, 2014.  Cape Town, South Africa: GreenCape, 2014. Shelf no. G PWC ES.GREE.RENE

Renewable energy ... : market intelligence report, 2015.  Cape Town, South Africa: GreenCape, 2015. Shelf no. G PWC ES.GREE.RENE

Utility-scale renewable energy ... : market intelligence report, 2017 onwards.  Cape Town, South Africa: GreenCape, 2017. Shelf no. G PWC ES.GREE.UTIL

Government & Entities

Renewable Energy Center of Research and Development (RECORD). Established in 2011, operational in 2012, RECORD is part of the Clean Energy Solutions portfolio within the South African National Energy Development Institute (SANEDI). 

Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme (IPP Renewables). Programme of the Department of Energy in partnership with Eskom and Nersa.

"The South African National Energy Development Institute (SANEDI) is a Schedule 3A state owned entity that was established as a successor to the previously created South African National Energy Research Institute (SANERI) and the National Energy Efficiency Agency (NEEA). The main function of SANEDI is to direct, monitor and conduct applied energy research and development, demonstration and deployment as well to undertake specific measures to promote the uptake of Green Energy and Energy Efficiency in South Africa."

Renewable Energy Centre of Research and Development (RECORD)RECORD supports the mandate of SANEDI within the Clean Energy Solutions portfolio.

South African Cities Network. Sustainable Energy. Various documents

South African-German Energy Programme (SANGEN). "part of the bilateral cooperation between South Africa and Germany. SANGEN is funded by the German Government and implemented by the Deutsche Gesallschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ). SANGEN is focused on improving the implementation of policies and strategies to stimulate investments in renewable energy and energy efficiency."

World Wildlife Fund for Nature, South Africa. Energy

Biofuels

Department of Energy. 2014. Draft position paper on the South Africa biofuels regulatory framework

Department of Minerals and Energy. Biofuels industrial strategy of the Republic of South Africa. Pretoria?: Department of Minerals and Energy?, 2007. Shelf no. G 68 E.ENER.07.BIOF

Department of Minerals and Energy. Draft biofuels industrial strategy of the Republic of South Africa. Pretoria? : Department of Minerals and Energy?, 2006. Shelf no. G 68 E.ENER.06.DRAF

GreenCape. Biofuels: from viability to pilot projects. Overview report. Cape Town : GreenCape, March 2015.

Melamu, Rethabile.  Biofuels: from viability to pilot projects. Deliverable 1: Re-assessment of the Western Cape’s biofuel production potential via a multi-criteria analysis. Cape Town : GreenCape, March 2015.

Williams, Anthony. The GreenCape Sector Development Agency Progress Report on Strategic Project. Biofuels in the Western Cape. Cape Town : GreenCape, 14 March 2014.

 

 

Wind & Solar Energy

Department of Environmental Affairs, 2015. Strategic Environmental Assessment for wind and solar photovoltaic energy in South Africa. CSIR Report Number: CSIR/CAS/EMS/ER/2015/0001/B. Stellenbosch: CSIR.