Published on 19 January 2021
Tagged in Municipalities
GIZ_2017, New Roles for South African Municipalities in RE; Business Models Review.pdf
This report reviews possible business models for South African municipalities to seize arising opportunities and minimise potential risks associated with the introduction of renewable energy technologies in the domestic electricity system. It proposes a typology of available business models for municipalities to seize emerging opportunities arising from renewable energy technologies.
Authors: Montmasson-Clair, Kritzinger, Scholtz, Gulati
Published on 31 August 2018
Tagged in Flagship-publications
GIZ_SAGEP, 2018, The electricity distribution industry in Germany South Africa-a review of policy regulation .pdf
This Discussion paper summarises the challenges and opportunities of changes in the German power market triggered by liberalisation and the Energiewende, and relates them to the energy transition challenge in South Africa. Based on German and South African experiences, the paper formulates suggestions for municipal utilities and a possible way forward for a new electricity distribution market design in South Africa.
This Paper is based on the outcomes of the South African-German Policy Discussion Workshop on Energy Market Design and Municipal Utility Business Models from 4th-8th December 2017 in Eschborn, Germany, jointly organised by SAGEN and the Secretariat of the South African German Energy Partnership (EP).
Author: BBH, BBHC, Eclareon, SEA
Published on 31 January 2018
Tagged in Local Government, Municipalities, PV
SALGA_GIZ, 2018, Renewable Energy Scenarios for Municipalities in South Africa.pdf
This booklet provides renewable energy options, along with key challenges and risks, muncipalities can explore as of January 2018. The purpose of the series of booklets is to provide municipalities with information on key topics within the energy and electricity sector that have implications for the role of municipalities in energy and electricity.
Author: South African Local Government Association (SALGA)
Published on 30 November 2013
Tagged in Local Government, Municipalities
GIZ_Genesis, 2013, Cost of Supply Study Spreadsheet Model.xlsx
The cost of supply tool aims to increase municipal understanding on what it costs them to supply electricity to different customers categories in order to (i) develop tariffs that are in line with the occurred costs and (ii) consider the possibility of introducing tariffs for small-scale embedded generation. The guidelines provide explanations on how to use the excel model.
GIZ_Genesis, 2013, Cost of Supply Study Spreadsheet Model Guide.pdf
The cost of supply tool aims to increase municipal understanding on what it costs them to supply electricity to different customers categories in order to (i) develop tariffs that are in line with the occurred costs and (ii) consider the possibility of introducing tariffs for small-scale embedded generation. The guidelines provide explanations on how to use the excel model