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South Africa’s energy landscape has historically been dominated by heavy-polluting coal-powered electricity. Thanks to an abundance of the black mineral, the largest economy and most developed country on the continent has powered its cities and regions from coal power plants. However, the energy mix is...

RGN editor Jack Kennedy went to visit the site where the Dolwin3 grid connector is being built in Northern Germany and sat down with Patrick Plas, general manager, HVDC and FACTS, Grid Solutions from GE Power to discuss the impact this technology could have for offshore wind energy...