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25 Of The Most Successful Business Ideas In South Africa

Find out who’s making waves in numerous industries and how they managed to differentiate themselves in local and international industries.

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15. BrightBlack Is An Energy Providing Innovative Solar Energy Solutions

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Bright Black offers innovative solar energy options. One of their sites generates 1,000,000 kwh per annum – a saving of 1,320 trees or 621,000kg of coal.

“Bright Black can help its customers with innovative technology and innovative financial solutions. Our predictive models allow us to develop savings predications for what the customer is building, or what the facility can achieve,” says Ken Cram, Director of BrightBlack.

“As BrightBlack is a complete efficiency platform we conduct technical and financial evaluations of the various products and solutions available today. These could include a number of different technologies, such as occupancy sensors, lighting retrofits, power factor correction, air-conditioning control, water efficiency, solar and wind power. These all lead to measurable carbon reductions, so sustainability reporting is realised through live monitoring tools,” says Emmett Green, CEO of BrightBlack.

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Nicole Crampton is an online writer for Entrepreneur Magazine. She has studied a BA Journalism at Monash South Africa. Nicole has also completed several courses in writing and online marketing.

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