Industry Brief: The registration and application for connection processes for embedded generation
  Dec 1, 2021     News, Library, Industry Brief, Energy Efficiency, Energy Services

GreenCape has published a new industry brief, supported by the Western Cape Government, that highlights the registration and application for connection processes for embedded generation.

This brief provides information on the registration and application for connection processes for embedded generation (1 Megawatt (MW) to 100 MW) as per the Amended Schedule 2 of the Electricity Regulation Act 4 of 2006 on 5 October 2021. It is the responsibility of local installers/developers to ensure that their clients are informed of the correct procedure to avoid repercussions in the future.

The South African embedded generation market has grown significantly over the last six years to reach an estimated installed capacity of 1.5 GW in 2021.

The brief highlights the following:

  • Main insight
  • South African energy landscape
  • Embedded generation
  • Registration and application for connection

To access the full industry brief, for free, click here.