Distributed Generation Working Group


The Distributed Generation Working Group is committed to promoting market access and quality for all parties involved, specifically focusing on the end user. The group works closely with the South African government, local municipalities, and other pertinent stakeholders, such as Eskom and NERSA, to establish a feasible and sustainable embedded PV market in the country.

"Everyone has a duty to plough back into the industry within which he/she operates. This working group provides the opportunity to members from various backgrounds to become involved and contribute in fields wherein those individuals has expertise and could make a difference."

DeVilliers Botha
Distributed Generation WG: Chairperson

Chairperson – Solaref

Deputy Chairperon – Solink



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