The responsibility to cut back on electrical consumption, to initiate energy efficiencies and switch off non-essential appliances does not solely fall on the shoulders of households and domestic energy consumers. Industrial, commercial and agricultural establishments hold much power in the plight to conserve energy, apply energy efficiencies and reduce pressures on South Africa’s electrical grid.
- Solar power is a renewable electrical source free from pollutants. It has the ability to produce enough electricity to heat water, thermostats and power lighting and can also be converted into chemical energy creating bio mass, a renewable source of alternative fossil fuels.
- Wind Turbines are responsible for generating one of the fasted growing sources of electricity in the world.
- Hydroelectricity is a renewable source of power generated by flowing water that is a cost effective method to generating an alternative source of power.