Research Articles (Centre for Renewable and Sustainable Energy Studies)


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  • Leapfrogging to renewable energy : the opportunity for unmet electricity markets 

    Batinge, Benjamin; Musango, Josephine Kaviti; Brent, Alan C. (Southern African Institute for Industrial Engineering, 2017)
    Electricity plays a crucial role in the socio-economic development of any country. Developing countries, however, unlike their developed counterparts, do not have electricity markets that are fully satisfied, nor are they ...

  • Concentrated solar power (CSP) innovation analysis in South Africa 

    Craig, Toyosi Onalapo; Brent, Alan C.; Dinter, Frank (Southern African Institute for Industrial Engineering, 2017)
    South Africa aims to generate 42 per cent of its electricity from renewable energy technology sources by 2030. Concentrating solar power (CSP) is one of the major renewable energy technologies that have been prioritised ...

  • A roadmap framework for solar aided power generation in South Africa 

    Musango, Josephine K.; Brent, Alan C. (Energy Research Centre, 2015-11)
    Technology roadmaps are critical for decisions pertaining to technology development. They have been utilised in the renewable energy sector to assist in filtering alternative technology options in order to support energy ...