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Friday, 10 November 2017
Lekela, the renewable power generation company that delivers utility-scale projects across Africa, recently welcomed a delegation of 15 energy experts from Ghana to its South African wind farms. The visit by 15 engineers and managers from Ghanaian grid operator, GRIDCo, and the Electricity…
Wednesday, 4 October 2017
Loeriesfontein Wind Farm and Khobab Wind Farm, in the Northern Cape, have announced that the wind farms are now connected to the Eskom grid, via Eskom’s Helios Substation and commissioning of wind turbines have commenced. “We energised the wind farm substations with Eskom Transmission’s Helios…
Tuesday, 12 September 2017
Khobab Wind Farm has announced the completion of all 61 wind turbine installations, more than two weeks ahead of schedule, on 8 September. Furthermore, Khobab Wind Farm, together with its adjacent ‘sister’ wind farm, Loeriesfontein Wind Farm, have achieved over 2million hours without a single lost…
Wednesday, 23 August 2017
Khobab Wind Farm and Loeriesfontein Wind Farm have announced the successful completion of the transportation of all their turbine components. The final load from the Port of Ngqura left to site on 23 August arriving at Khobab Wind Farm 25 August 2017, marking the conclusion of over 1 000 abnormal…
Monday, 31 July 2017
Loeriesfontein Wind Farm, in the Northern Cape, has been making use of a mobile transformer to allow for an early connection to the grid for commissioning of the turbines, prior to the energisation of the Helios substation, which is the permanent grid connection. “The mobile transformer will do…