Publication details

Key words

Harnessing renewable energy for sustainable agricultural applications

International Journal of Energy Economics & Policy, 2019

sustainable agriculture; water-food-energy nexus; renewable energy; techno-economic

Applying the water-energy-food nexus to farm profitability in the Middle Breede Catchment, South Africa

South African Journal of Science, 2018

water quality; farm budget models; Breede River; water security solutions; gravity-fed irrigation

The environmental mitigation potential of photovoltaic-powered irrigation in the production of South African maize

Sustainability, 2017

photovoltaic; greenhouse gas  emissions; crop production; life cycle assessment

The optimisation of electricity and water use for sustainable management of irrigation farming systems

WRC, 2017

reduce costs; water use efficiency; tariff structure

Solar PV on packhouses: business case demonstrates 15% saving in electricity cost.

GreenCape, 2016

energy requirements; payback period; capital cost

Understanding the Food-Energy-Water Nexus. 

WWF, 2016

energy technology; water requirements; water value chain 

Bio-ethanol production in South Africa. An objective analysis.

BFAP, 2007

renewable energy, sustainable fuel; greenhouse gas emissions