Solar photovoltaic (PV) technology has advanced at an astonishing pace over the past 15 years-. Let’s look at some key numbers on the breathtaking progress in solar PV cost and technology.
What does a shower cost in South Africa? With the rapid increases in the price of electricity and water over the past decade, the question is: what does a shower or bath cost in South Africa in 2021? Most South Africans are aware of the rapidly rising price of electricity (a 750% increase over the period 2007-2021), […]
The Price of Water and Electricity in South Africa: a Tale of Two Tragedies Authors: Matthew Capes, Sean Moolman Background This article seeks to examine the price and affordability of water and electricity in South Africa. We embark on a tough but important journey to shed light on how the price of electricity and water […]