SA falling behind on renewable energy

South Africa is falling behind on renewable energy project implementation, even as other nations accelerate their plans for green energy. According to data from Greenbyte, a renewable energy management systems manufacturer, SA lags far behind fellow BRICS country China which has 188 232 MW (megawatts) of wind power capacity and 106 921 MW of solar energy capacity. SA has just 2 094 MW of wind and 1 450 MW of solar capacity. Environmental activist organisation Greenpeace said the problem lay …