Power Purchase Agreements: Frequently Asked Questions

More and more businesses in the commercial and industrial sector are opting for Power Purchase Agreements (or PPAs) because they are a low-risk, stress-free way of entering the world of Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs) for solar PV systems can be confusing at times. That’s why we have put together these answers to some of the…

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The solar energy space is heating up in the Western Cape

The Western Cape is one of the places to be for renewable energy, and especially solar energy, right now. The City of Cape Town has called for funding proposals for City-owned renewable energy projects as it seeks to become a Carbon Neutral City by 2050. And the Western Cape provincial government’s Municipal Energy Resilience project…

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Less than one week left to invest in Decentral Energy!

It’s been an eventful week at Decentral Energy. Energy. Our loan agreement with the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) has been signed (more below). We are excited about how this will enable us to build more solar projects and contribute to the energy transition in South Africa.   If you want to help us achieve our goal of clean energy security for South Africa, we’d like to remind investors there is only one week left to invest in the Decentral Section 12J…

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You’re in safe hands with the Decentral Energy team

It’s an exciting time to be in the renewable energy space in South Africa! Last week, President Cyril Ramaphosa raised the threshold for private companies to produce or purchase power up to a capacity of 100 MW, which promises to revolutionise energy production in the country. With our robust pipeline of projects and powerhouse team,…

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Decentral is working for energy savings and security in a time of loadshedding

The past week has seen South Africans have to contend with the one-two punch of a new round of loadshedding just as the cold winter weather has set in. Furthermore, municipalities are set to increase energy tariffs by 15% next month. At Decentral, we know that renewable energy solutions are the way forward, and are working harder than ever to provide energy savings and security to our new and existing clients. You can read more about one of our projects, Viking Business Park,…

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