Tag: Solar water heating

  • Increasing local content and manufacturing capacity of SWH collector components

    Climate- and environmentally-friendly production standards and competitive generation of electrical energy will have positive impacts on the creation of new jobs, as well as on the preservation and quality of existing jobs. Thus, the South African-German initiative Skills for Green Jobs (S4GJ) aims to improve the conditions for the supply of adequately skilled personnel and energy efficient technologies. Appropriate skills and technology solutions are both critical success factors for the establishment of a green economy.
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  • The manufacture, installation and maintenance of solar water heater (SWH) systems

    Climate- and environmentally-friendly production standards and competitive generation of electrical energy will have positive impacts on the creation of new jobs, as well as on the preservation and quality of existing jobs. Thus, the South African-German initiative Skills for Green Jobs (S4GJ) aims to improve the conditions for the supply of adequately skilled personnel and energy efficient technologies. Both appropriate skills and technology solutions are critical success factors for the establishment of a green economy.
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  • National Solar Water Heating Programme (NSWHP)

    Background information

    Why solar water heating? Solar water heating has economic and environmental benefits. Water heating accounts for a third to half of the energy consumption in an average household. In South Africa, this consumption derives mainly from electricity, as it is the most common energy-carrier employed ...
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