South Africa Attracts Interest for Bids to Build Renewable Energy Projects

South Africa received more interest by companies wanting to build renewable energy projects than it expected, said Nelisiwe Magubane, director-general in the department of energy.

It plans to hold a bidders’ conference for the projects on Sept. 14, Magubane told reporters in Pretoria today.

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