Updated 9th February 2018
About the juwi Group and juwi Renewable Energies (Pty) Ltd:
juwi, one of the leading global companies in the field of renewable energy, celebrates its 22nd anniversary in 2018. As an experienced renewable energy pioneer with a strong regional presence, juwi offers project development and EPC services with related offerings for the transition to greater utilisation of sustainable energy globally. Company activities focus on solar photovoltaic (PV) and wind projects, and ongoing renewable energy power plant operations & maintenance activities.
The juwi Group was established in 1996 in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. Since the end of 2014, Mannheim-based utility, MVV Energie AG, has been partner and majority shareholder (63%) of the juwi Group. juwi has about 1,000 employees located in offices on all continents and has a growing pipeline of project activities across the globe. Working together with passion to implement renewable energy economically and reliably is what drives us.
To date juwi has completed wind projects totalling approximately 950 wind turbines with a total capacity of 2,100 megaWatts (MW) at more than 150 sites. In the solar PV segment, juwi has designed and constructed more than 1,600 projects with a total capacity of around 1,600 MW. Combined, these energy systems produce more than 7.7 billion kiloWatt hours (kWh) of clean energy per year, equalling the annual demand of around 2.5 million South African households. In the process, juwi has initiated an investment volume of around 8.6 billion Euros to realize these projects.
juwi Renewable Energies based in Cape Town, South Africa (“juwi South Africa”) participates in the Renewable Energy IPP (REIPP) Procurement Programme initiated by the South African government for utility-scale renewable energy power generation. To date juwi South Africa has built five solar plants totalling 121MW under the REIPP Procurement Programme. juwi South Africa also develops and bids wind projects under the Programme, and is also active in the government’s Small IPP Programme. In addition to this, juwi South Africa has realises large solar PV projects that deliver cost competitive electricity to a range of commercial and industrial end-users.
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