Nersa finalising distributed-power, wheeling consultation papers
Engineering News – ONLINE
19 September 2014
The National Energy Regulator of South Africa (Nersa) will release a consultation paper in February next year outlining the possible regulatory framework for “distributed power generation” in South Africa, including how “prosumers” could be empowered to feed surplus electricity into the grid.
Full-time member for electricity Thembani Bukula says the aim is to ensure an “orderly introduction” of embedded generation, which Nersa views as inevitable, notwithstanding the prevailing legislative impediments. Read more…