Landbougesprekke: Kragwoord

Afrikaans, English
60 Minutes

10 October


The Khaya


All indications are that load shedding will continue to be a part of South Africans’ lives for the foreseeable future. Farmers and businesses must make plans to become more self-sufficient in terms of power needs. Short-term fixes such as diesel generators are a solution for many, but the running costs must also be taken into account. Are more sustainable solutions like stand-alone solar power systems and power cooperatives and networks – in cooperation with independent power suppliers – the answer?

Presenter: Prof Johann Kirsten