Two more Eastern Cape wind farms inaugurated

Two Eastern Cape wind farms – the 134 MW Amakhala Emoyeni and the 95 MW Tsitsikamma Community wind facilities – were officially inaugurated this week. Both projects have been developed by Cennergi, the energy joint venture owned by Exxaro and Tata Power. The Amakhala...

New wind farm powers up

Tsitsikamma project enters full operation The “sky’s the beginning” for the people of Wittekleiboschas the Tsitsikamma Community Wind Farm shifted into full commercial operation yesterday. The 31-turbine project30km west of Humansdorp will pump 95MW of wind energy...

National energy grid receives 95 Megawatt boost

The national electricity grid has received another shot in the arm and it’s all thanks to the big switch-on at the Tsitsikamma Wind Farm in the Eastern Cape. The energy project also has an empowerment component, with a profit sharing scheme for the community. The...