Poor to benefit from turbines

The construction of South Africa’s first wind farms in the Eastern Cape will go a long way to turning around the economic fortunes of one of the country’s poorest provinces.

Government’s decision to let the Eastern Cape lead the way in renewable energies is providing a major cash injection for everybody from the Coega Deep Water Harbour, to the rural areas where the turbines are being erected using expensive plant hire equipment.

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