For vision, you need illumination, and the Development Bank of Southern Africa plans to deliver both.
Eskom, which produces 95% of South Africa's electricity, will look to sell more debt as its projects to build more capacity remain on schedule.
Cheap lighting is giving pupils a better chance â€” and freeing up money for a better diet.
The utility is being accused of holding its customers and the authorities to ransom.
The Commercial Award is for outstanding projects and companies in the commercial sector.
The country's electricity crisis worsens as power stations break down and international investors stay away.
Why do miners strike? The M&G spoke to residents of a township near Gold Fields, who live without electricity and proper toilets.
Johannesburg electricity utility City Power has said it had to change workers' shifts because they were irregular and illegal.
Hydropower is a viable alternative to fossil fuels, but South Africa is not realising the benefits of using water to generate energy.
Eskom has been "on the back foot" of its Medupi power station project from the get-go, says its financial director, Paul O'Flaherty.
Vuka Energy Savings is the winner of the Community Renewable Energy Award sponsored by Eskom.
But the municipality's plan for feed-in from small energy suppliers could be snuffed out by Nersa.
Tasol Solar Energy Solutions has denied being awarded a multimillion-rand solar geyser tender in a court case brought by Numsa against City Power.
About 20 to 25% of all individuals in rural communities will most likely never have the resources or abilities to lessen their dire circumstances.
Heavy carbon emitters will pass costs of new tax on to consumers.
Although renewable energy is being hampered across Africa by an uncertain regulatory regime, the sector has exploded in South Africa in recent years.
Africaâ€™s green energy bigwigs will converge on Johannesburg later this month to showcase the lastest technologies for alternative energy sources.
Sunfire Solutions has empowered people to show members of their community how using solar energy to cook can drastically cut their electricity costs.