from 28 June 2015 to 3 July 2015 (Africa/Johannesburg)
SAIP2015 Proceeding published on 17 July 2016
Is solar PV generated electricity cheap in South Africa?
Presented by Dr. Kittessa RORO on 1 Jul 2015 from 14:40 to 15:00
Type: Oral Presentation
Track: Track F - Applied Physics
In our society, there exist myths that renewables including solar photvoltaic (PV) is expensive. In this contribution, we compiled current facts, figures and findings about solar PV globally and in South Africa to create an overall assessment of PV growth. Recent facts about PV in South Africa show that solar PV is already cost competitive.