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Renewable Energy Certificates and Carbon Certificates: Can One Project Sell Both? A case study of low income housing energy upgrade projects in South Africa 1 2 3 4 5

Illustration of project developer's perspective on carbon market and renewable energy trading through the example of low income housing projects in South Africa

  • Project reference number: 10307023
  • Countries: South Africa
  • Language: English
  • Type of Document: Best practices / Case study
  • Project Sector: RE
  • Output technology (primary): Renewable Energy (general)
  • Output technology (secondary): Hydro power
  • Project Theme: Finance & Business
  • Output expertise (primary): Carbon finance
  • Type of Implementing Organisation: NGO
  • Target audience: Development agencies/UN
  • Dated: 2007
  • Desirability of diffusion: Medium
  • Project title: Developing a financial model for renewable energy upgrade interventions in urban low income housing, South Africa
  • Project description:
    To develop a financial model appropriate to the South African context that will enable the national replication of the 'low income urban housing energy upgrade project', currently being piloted in Kuyasa, Cape Town. This development process will consider both CDM and TREC financing mechanisms, for which the energy upgrade project is eligible.
  • Project: year funded: 2005/2006
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