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  1. Funders ready to help renewable energy sectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | Iol.co.za

    As the renewable energy procurement programme looks set to get back on track, Mergence Investment Managers said yesterday that "efficient lending" in the sector could lead to lower costs of capital for independent power producers . Alongside the developers of renewable energy projects in the Renewable Energy Power Producers Procurement Programme , funders such as Mergence have been anxiously waiting for the Reipppp to restart after Eskom delayed signing power purchase agreements with 27 IPPs in window 3.5 and 4 of the procurement programme.

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  2. .com | 20-year-old drowns after rip current sweeps him awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2017 | News24

    Cape Town A 20-year-old man drowned in Strand, Cape Town, on Wednesday after he was swept out to sea, paramedics said. ER24 spokesperson Annine Siddall said the man was swimming with two other men and a woman when a rip current swept him away shortly after 15:00.

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  3. PICS: Over 70 bank cards and 37 Sassa cards seized in Northern CapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2017 | Iol.co.za

    Four people were arrested in Prieska after over 70 bank cards and over 37 South African Social Security Agency pension cards were seized, Northern Cape police said. On Monday, spokesperson Brigadier Mohale Ramatseba said members of the Kimberley public order policing and De Aar Crime Intelligence arrested a man in Prieska in connection with money laundering, and possession of a gas pistol and ammunition.

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  4. Bala Naidoo retires: A great Durban copRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2017 | Iol.co.za

    KwaZulu-Natal head of detectives and visible policing Major-General Bala Naidoo will retire at the end of December having served for 41 years. Picture: Leon Lestrade/African News Agency/ANA As a child, Major-General Bala Naidoo admired police officers who looked resplendent in their uniforms and drove shiny cars.

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  5. Globeleq Inc.Globeleq Increases Stake in South African RenewablesRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2017 | Electric Energy Online

    Globeleq, a leading developer, owner and operator of electricity generation projects in Africa, has increased its shareholding in the Jeffreys Bay Wind Farm, De Aar Solar and Droogfontein Solar power projects in South Africa, by acquiring Mainstream Renewable Power's minority shareholdings in the three plants. Globeleq will fund the acquisition through a mix of internal funds and available credit facilities.

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  6. West Africa's biggest solar farm launched in Burkina FasoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | Ghanamma.com

    Burkina Faso is now home to West Africa's biggest solar farm, a 33-megawatt plant located in the town of Zatubi, outside the capital Ouagadougou. Built at a cost of $56.7 million, the 55-hectare farm is expected to power tens of thousands of households in the country.

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  7. Tavern of the Seas: Just how much (or little) is a million?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | Iol.co.za

    Not so long ago the word "millionaire" was used to describe anybody extremely wealthy. Today a modest two-bed roomed flat in Fish Hoek costs at least a million rand.

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  8. New initiative to tackle Fetal Alcohol Spectrum DisorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | Iol.co.za

    The initiative uses the Expanded Public Works Program to boost the fight against Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder along the West Coast. LGO has also used its resources to train 15 youth and deploy them as community workers into the farming communities on the West Coast.

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  9. One SANDF soldier dead, 42 others injured in bus crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | Iol.co.za

    One South African National Defence Force soldier died and over 40 other soldiers were injured on Friday when a military bus overturned at around 10am on the N12 highway from Kimberley to Saldanha. "Four members suffered critical injuries.

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  10. One SANDF soldier dead, 42 others injured in bus crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | Iol.co.za

    One South African National Defence Force soldier died and over 40 other soldiers were injured on Friday when a military bus overturned at around 10am on the N12 highway from Kimberley to Saldanha. "Four members suffered critical injuries.

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  11. Free State premier faces revoltRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2017 | Iol.co.za

    Free State Premier Ace Magashule faces a revolt for his alleged plan to "purge" government employees who participated in the May Day protests in Bloemfontein where President Jacob Zuma was booed and heckled. It has since emerged that Magashule has taken his alleged witch-hunt a step further by targeting employees who participated in the recent protests to demand Zuma's resignation.

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