• 1ST JUNE 2021 BY: TERENCE CREAMER CREAMER MEDIA EDITOR original article here  Photo by Enertrag   South Africa is identified in a new international report as one of ten countries where training efforts will need to be intensified and accelerated over the coming five years to match the skills demand that will be created during the construction, […]

  • May 18, 2021 Original article here Featured image: Karsten Würth on Unsplash A coalition of industry and academic leaders has developed a new technology to enable circularity for thermoset composites, the material used to make wind turbine blades. The new technology delivers the final step on the journey towards a fully recyclable wind turbine value […]

  • Global wind installation step change required to meet net-zero goal 25TH MARCH 2021 BY: TERENCE CREAMERCREAMER MEDIA EDITOR ARTICLE ENQUIRY      SAVE THIS ARTICLE      EMAIL THIS ARTICLE FONT SIZE: –+ Despite Covid-afflicted 2020 emerging as the best-ever year for global wind-energy installations, a new industry report argues that the rate of yearly deployments will have to more than double before the end […]

  • https://www.businessinsider.co.za/business/sa-offshore-wind-farms-could-deliver-all-of-sas-electricity-2021-3 Offshore wind farms in 3 spots could supply all of SA’s electricity – 8 times over, academics find Business Insider SA  Mar 10, 2021, 02:20 PM Photo: Ørsted UK South Africa now has a first comprehensive assessment of its offshore wind energy resources, following a report by Stellenbosch University academics. The report identifies suitable […]

  • Upscaling of wind technician training needed to support 14.4 GW roll-out Previous Next Photo by SaretecSouth African Renewable Energy Technology Centre's wind-technician graduates   3RD DECEMBER 2020 BY: TERENCE CREAMERCREAMER MEDIA EDITOR ARTICLE ENQUIRY      SAVE THIS ARTICLE      EMAIL THIS ARTICLE FONT SIZE: –+ The planned growth of South Africa’s wind-energy sector over the coming decade, and beyond, will require a material upscaling of the […]