Wave and Wind Energy To Ease Western Cape Energy Crisis


Conference: Metering, Billing, CRM/CIS Africa 2006
Location: Cape Town, South Africa
Presenter: Hermann Oelsner
Abstract: In this paper Oelsner outlines an alternative energy strategy that relies on wind and wave sources that will hopefully curve the current Western Cape energy crisis. In particular he highlights supply, capacity, new plant options, coal, fossil and non-renewable resources, nuclear power, wave and wind conditions in the Cape, economical benefits, strategic benefts, oppositions to the alternative energy strategies and micro case studies of their viability.