SOUTH AFRICA’S WIND INDUSTRY
Background, statistics and facts on wind energy and the renewables programme in South Africa
- Today in South Africa there are 19 wind energy developments, with more than 600 wind turbines equalling 1,471MW
- 3.365 GW of wind energy have been procured through the Department of Energy’s Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer’s Procurement Programme (REIPPPP) to date.
- 36 separate wind farm developments have been selected by the REIPPPP.