Driving Economic Development Beyond Compliance

ED Platform is a leading Economic Development advisory firm, deeply embedded within South Africa’s vibrant sustainable infrastructure sector.
For a range of diverse role-players, especially in the renewable energy sector, ED Platform is a trusted partner in ensuring that infrastructure investments achieve Economic Development beyond compliance. Working effectively with both public and private stakeholder, communities and all stakeholders in between, ED Platform ensures strategic compliance of projects, so clients can focus on competitively delivering on their core business. Our strength lies in creating real, sustainable Economic Development when we look beyond complain. ED Platform’s philosophy is going beyond compliance is not only possible, but necessary.
Over the past nine years, working a multiplicity of clients across all rounds of the Renewable Energy Independent Power Producers Procurement Programme (REIPPPP), as well as: the Smalls Programme, the Expedited Bid Window and the recent Risk Mitigation Independent Power Producers Procurement Programme (RMIPPPP), ED Platform has established a strong market position, with the following track record:

This growing track record includes several preferred bidders in the current RMIPPP programme, as well as transactions advised in other infrastructure sectors. ED Platform’s services span the following areas:

ED Platform’s strengths in delivery these strategic services are our team’s agility in reaching solutions for clients, our non-negotiable high quality of work, a focus on building and maintaining valuable relationships with clients and our ever-increasing depth of market insight and understanding.

Market Segment
System Size
Total Capacity
0 - 30 kWp
Commercial and Industrial (C&I) - SSEG
30kWp - 1MWp
C&I Large Scale and utility scale
1MWP - 50MWp
Utility Scale
> 50MWp