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Attention South African Tenants! 13 Feb 2024

Feeling the heat of South Africa’s electricity crisis? Before entering the world of solar power, it’s essential to understand your rights and navigate this journey as a tenant. Your Rights Matter In this evolving energy landscape, you have fundamental rights as a tenant. From a habitable living space to reasonable enjoyment of the property, your […]

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Solar in South Africa 13 Feb 2024

Solar in South Africa: Harnessing Sunshine for a Brighter Future ‌ Sunshine: Abundant and Reliable South Africa has the gift of abundant Sunshine. ‌Blessed with an abundance of sunlight, South Africa stands as a prime location for harnessing solar energy. The intensity and duration of sunlight throughout the year make solar installations highly efficient, providing […]

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Exciting New Findings: Dust’s Impact on Solar Panel Efficiency. 13 Feb 2024

New research straight from Pakistan sheds light on how dust can affect the performance of solar panels. Scientists looked into two distinct climate regions, uncovering intriguing insights into the impact of dust accumulation on photovoltaic (PV) systems. In their study, researchers meticulously measured dust density on panels, analysing its composition and particle size. They set […]

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Shedding Light on Load Shedding: How Private Solar Alleviates Eskom’s Strain 1 Feb 2024

As Eskom grapples with the challenge of load shedding, a surprising ally emerges to ease the burden – private solar power. Recent announcements by Eskom reveal a temporary suspension of load shedding during daylight hours, thanks to the significant contribution of rooftop photovoltaic (PV) systems. Eskom estimates a whopping 5,200MW of rooftop PV capacity, with […]

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Navigating Trust Setup: The Crucial Checks for Validity You Can’t Afford to Miss! 30 Jan 2024

Thinking about setting up a trust?  Before you take the plunge, it’s crucial to understand the stringent requirements for its validity. The repercussions of an invalid trust can be serious, making it essential to avoid pitfalls. Financial expert Eric Jordaan sheds light on two often-confused concepts: ‘sham’ and ‘alter-ego’ trusts. Alter-Ego Trusts: Unveiling the Extensions […]

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Exploring Africa’s Economic Powerhouse: The Top Commodities Shaping Global Markets! 29 Jan 2024

Dive into the heartbeat of global trade as we unveil the powerhouse role that Africa plays in the dynamic world of commodities. From the shimmering gold mines to the rich coffee fields, Africa’s abundant natural resources have turned heads, sparked investments, and reshaped the global economic landscape. African Commodities: The Backbone of International Trade Commodities, […]

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Mastering Offshore Moves in Pension Investments: Why Staying Informed is Key 14 Dec 2023

Unlocking Offshore Investment Insights: A Guide for South African Investors and what you need to know: Embarking on the journey of increasing offshore holdings is a trending topic for South African investors, especially amidst the ever-changing economic landscape and regulatory shifts. Steering this course are fund managers, positioned as key players, leveraging their expertise in […]

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Empowering South Africa: The Solar Evolution Unveiled! 14 Dec 2023

Amid persistent power cuts, businesses and residents in South Africa are spearheading a solar surge! The National Energy Regulator (NERSA) has disclosed a remarkable R11 billion investment in solar PV technology during Q3 of 2023. From July to September, an impressive 71% of new generation facilities focused on solar PV, signalling a shift towards sustainable […]

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Empowering Your Solar Journey: Prioritising Quality in South Africa’s Solar Landscape 14 Dec 2023

In the vast expanse of South Africa’s solar realm, the cornerstone of a fruitful solar investment is undeniably quality. Serving as the exclusive distribution agent for Rayleigh Instruments (UK) across the African and Middle Eastern regions, B6 Rayleigh Energy, a company under the B6 Group, stands as a beacon of expertise and reliability. Established in […]

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Powering Forward: South Africa’s Energy Revolution 12 Dec 2023

South Africa’s energy regulator recently approved 98 power-generation facilities, boasting a total capacity of 908 MW in the past three months. This increase in private projects is a response to the state electricity company’s struggle to meet rising demand, resulting in controlled power outages. Primarily propelled by solar technology, these facilities, valued at R17.3 billion, […]

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