In 2017 South Africa’s power utility Eskom commissioned consulting firm Deloitte to produce this report on electricity consumption and pricing in South Africa. It examines historical trends, policies, challenges and future energy outlook.
Annual comparative analysis of mining in South Africa
The annual SA Mine report, produced by PwC, provides comparative data for South Africa’s mining sector. The findings are based on the financial reports of mining companies with a primary listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange. The 2017 edition includes information on prices, production and market capitalisation per commodity.
Public domain data on renewable energy is often not entirely accurate or simply cannot be found. Often one has to contact renewable energy companies directly, although they may not be forthright with specs and data. This paucity of site and power station specs gave rise to the development of this online database of South African solar power plants.