Monthly Archives: January 2011


Solar World Africa 2011

. Solar World Africa – solar investment, innovation and development in Africa Solar World Africa 2011; the event is designed to give stakeholders across the entire electricity value chain a deeper insight into different strategic, technical and operational issues surrounding solar energy adoption and implementation Co-located with Africa’s biggest energy trade show, the 13th annual [...]

SAM Webinar by National Renewable Energy Laboratory

. If you subscribe to SAM information through the web site:, you will receive an invitation to the webinar. February 7, noon to 3 pm Mountain: Introduction to SAM 2010.11.9 Overview of user interface Financial structures for residential, commercial, and utility projects Solar, wind, and geothermal power systems Hourly simulations Economic and performance metrics Graphs and [...]

2010 equals record for world’s warmest year

Geneva, 20 January 2011 (WMO) - The year 2010 ranked as the warmest year on record, together with 2005 and 1998, according to the World Meteorological Organization. Data received by the WMO show no statistically significant difference between global temperatures in 2010, 2005 and 1998. Read more at the WMO...

Renewable Energy Africa Confrence and Expo 2011

. Call for Papers – Deadline for Submission of Abstracts:  30 April 2011 Click here to Submit your Abstract online Abstracts may be submitted online for oral or poster presentation, and must be submitted no later than 16h00 on Wednesday, 30 April 2011. Authors will be notified of the acceptance decision for their abstract submission [...]

National Climate Change Response Green Paper

The Department of Environmental Affairs has led the process of formulating an effective and comprehensive national response to climate change in the form of the Green Paper on a National Climate Change Response, which has now been gazetted for public comment. On the basis of comments and suggestions received on the Green Paper, the Department will lead the drafting [...]

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Sasol Postgraduate Bursary Applications for 2012

Sasol is offering postgraduate bursaries for research in CSP (amongst many other research areas) for 2012. Here is more information about the bursaries. Sasol Postgraduate Bursary Applications for 2012 are open! Please forward this email to promising students in your department who are in need of postgraduate funding for 2012. The deadline for applications is [...]