Renewable energy generation connection capacity assessment

February 17th, 2011, Published in Articles: Energize

Information from Eskom

There is a move towards introducing renewable energy (RE) sources into the South African energy mix. At present developers of RE generation projects do not have a clear idea of the available capacity for connection of projects to the transmission network. To address this situation a study was undertaken by Eskom to determine the available connection capacity for new generation at the different MTS substations. This article gives a brief summary of the results of the study.

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