Is solar energy currently making a significant enough contribution to the national energy grid? With 1,484MW of renewable energy projects having recently been awarded, Davin Chown, director at Genesis Eco Energy, says solar has made a significant contribution to SA’s power grid in the last eight months as seen by a dramatic drop in electricity prices.

Peter Haylett also weighs in on the discussion, and sheds light on the progress of Cape Town’s solar traffic lights.

Source: CNBC Africa