Rooftop PV Guidelines for Safe and Legal Installations in Cape Town
If you are considering installing a rooftop photovoltaic (PV) system, but you are not sure how to do it safely and legally, these guidelines will help you to: Make informed decisions about what type of PV system to install. Select the best service provider. Understand all the key requirements before, during and after installation.
Solar rooftop PV generation in municipalities FAQ HandBook
The aim of this handbook is to share the frequently asked questions (FAQ) about solar rooftop PV aimed for municipalities, installers and customers (Faure van Schalkwyk, Mark Borchers, Gerhard Botha and Jan van Ravenswaay, 2019).
Small-Scale Embedded Generation (SSEG) Tariff Guidelines Summary
Summarises the principles for setting SSEG tariff, with a focus on solar PV, and discusses revenue impact and customer business case considerations. Case studies are presented and broad guidelines given for tariff setting (Sustainable Energy Africa, 2019).
Metering for Small-Scale Embedded Generation Guide
Provides information to assist the choice and procurement of bi-directional metering for SSEG, including types and configurations of meters, links with smart metering systems, and relevant metering specifications (Sustainable Energy Africa, 2019).
Municipal legal framework applicable to small scale embedded generation
This report highlights and clarifies the various legal and regulatory issues pertaining to the municipal legal framework applicable to small scale embedded generation (Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr, 2018).
Status of Small Scale Embedded Generation (SSEG) In South African Municipalities
Update on the uptake status of SSEG processes and tariffs in South African municipalities as of October 2018 (SALGA, 2018).
A guideline for cost-efficient procurement of photovoltaic assets
This document aims to guide public entities on cost-efficient ways to procure photovoltaic (PV) assets, for example when a municipality embarks on procuring PV SSEG on one or more of their public buildings (CSIR, 2018).
Impact of Small-Scale Solar PV Embedded Generation on Tshwane’s Revenue
The report presents an analysis of the impact of different solar PV SSEG tariffs in the City of Tshwane, covering municipal revenue impact as well as customer business case impact of different tariff choices. It indicates optimum tariff levels in this regard (SEA and GIZ, 2017).