Renewable energy brings power and jobs to Clanwilliam

The Western Cape town of Clanwilliam’s first retail shopping centre to be opened on Thursday is an example of how renewable energy is aiding economic development in small towns with limited access to the national grid, an energy company executive said on Wednesday. SOLA Future Energy installed a solar photovoltaic system providing the additional power for the Cedar Mill Mall that State-owned power utility Eskom could not supply.