Cape Town launches IPP tender process to end load shedding in municipality
- Feb 17, 2022 3:05 pm GMT
Speaking at the Solar Power Africa conference in
"Bringing IPPs onto the grid, through the tendering process, is a crucial step in ending load shedding over time. The economic effects of a reliable power supply in
Over the coming months, the
"The city will be considering proposals from IPPs for projects between 5–20MW that will allow us to access an affordable and reliable electricity supply, especially those that are able to help us reduce our reliance on Eskom during peak times of use. We will consider proposals from a range of projects, including generation-only projects, generation-plus-storage projects, and storage-only projects," he said.
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