Konkoonsies II
Konkoonsies II
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Konkoonsies II

Pofadder – Northern Cape Province – South Africa

This is the 75MW second phase of the Round 1 project, awarded in Round 4 of the REIPPPP. As in Phase One, this project was originated by Aurora and developed as a greenfield site in partnership with BioTherm Energy. Development activities were handed over to BioTherm after the award of the first phase. Before handover, extensive consultation with Eskom was undertaken on downstream infrastructure upgrades of the Paulputs Main Transmission Substation and the second 220kV Paulputs-Aggeneys transmission line.

Key activities by Aurora Power Solutions:

  • Majority of permitting and licensing of project
  • Comment and consultation on design drawings in relation to permits and authorisations


Aurora’s roleOriginator & initial developmentMWh generated (p.a.)215,000

Project Konkoonsies II
Program & round awarded South Africa’s Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Program (REIPPPP), Round 4
Size (MW AC) 75
Status Awarded Preferred Bidder, ready for Financial Close
Location Pofadder, Northern Cape, South Africa
Project sponsor Biotherm Energy
Tons CO2 avoided (p.a.) 217,150
  • Client Consultry
  • Date March 7, 2017
  • Tags Large projects, South Africa
  • URL View Project