Just Energy and InnoWind – with small-holder land owners and farmers – are building a wind
farm using a unique business model that re-invests a substantial portion of the revenues earned
from developing the project back into equity for the local community to own.
Almost 7 000 rental units in Cape Town have been refurbished, as Human Rights Month draws to
a close. The city says it is investing in the maintenance of infrastructure in previously under-
invested areas and in improving the lives of its more vulnerable residents.
South Africans are generally better off today than they were in 1993, according to a new
research paper that looks at non-income welfare. The paper examines public and private assets,
as well as educational attainment, to understand the improvement in South Africans' well-being.
Over 1 000 Pelican Park homes have been handed over to their new owners. The
greenfields project is the only fully integrated housing development in Western Cape,
with subsidised, gap and bonded homes. Once completed, it will have all the facilities
needed to live, work and play.
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