The GreenCape online resource library

GreenCape provides credible, quality resources to assist investors, businesses and others interest or working in the green economy. The tools and resources are grouped by focus area, and type, for easy access.


In this opinion piece, Jack Radmore, Energy Analyst at GreenCape, argues that it is possible to create equity in solar PV.

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A list of approved inverters. The list is for information purposes only and the use thereof as a guideline for the selection of an inverter.   Read more

This brief outlines the basic guiding principles in tariff design for municipalities, to support and adapt to a changing electricity landscape that includes renewable electricity generation. Read more

Through its Renewable Energy IPPs Procurement Programme, the DoE has been engaging with the sector in order to strengthen the role of IPPs in renewable energy development. Read more

A report by a group of Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs) comprising the African Development Bank (AfDB), the Asian Development Bank (ADB), the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), the... Read more

A webinar initiated and hosted by the Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa Limited on Small Project IPPs. Read more

A guide book written to help businesses understand the municipal procurement process. Read more

The Eskom IDM programme, in consultation with NERSA, will therefore be piloting (with immediate effect from 1 June 2012) the inclusion of small-scale renewable energy solutions to further broaden the... Read more

Useful links below on the Western Cape's green economy. Read more

GreenCape's 2016 Market Intelligence Reports provide an overview of the market within a sector, including the key players, legislation and regulation, opportunities and challenges, key developments and achievements.

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This page contains important additional resources on water-related matters. Read more

  Jan 13, 2017     Library, presentation, XGB, Green Finance

GreenCape initiate to facilitate one-on-one matches and introductions of inbound firms with a local small green business and entrepreneurs.

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The Green Finance Desk has compiled a database of funding sources and incentives that could be relevant to companies operating in the green space. 

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This paper outlines the development of a decision support tool aimed at assisting municipal waste departments in the Western Cape to adopt a systems -based approach for the implementation of integrated waste management
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To this end, GreenCape is tailoring and developing a municipal integrated waste management decision support tool (IWM DST) in order to assist Western Cape municipalities adopt a systems-based approach, addressing the full waste life cycle. Stellenbosch Municipality was selected as the first case study municipality.

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