George Herald: George biomass power plant gets green light

The construction of a R300-million George biomass power plant producing will be financed through the IDC and Mergence in accordance with the Small Renewable Energy Independent Power Producers Procurement Programme (REIPPPP).

BiomassMergence Renewable Energy Debt FundREIPPPPSmalls, 6 April 2017  | View

Financial Mail: Better deals from wind and sun

Mark van Wyk, Mergence Head of Unlisted Investments, spoke to FM energy writer Charlotte Mathews about the reducing costs of renewable energy.

Mark van WykRenewable Energy, 8 December 2016  | View

Business Day renewable energy report: Smalls project boosts SMEs

Together with the IDC, Mergence is funding five of the 10 Smalls IPPs under the REIPPPP. These projects, less than five MW each, will support SME development. Peta Chennells, Senior Investment Analyst at Mergence, spoke to Colin Anthony.

Peta ChennellsREIPPPPSmalls, 31 October 2016  | View


City Press: Greater education required about responsible investing

Mergence is acknowledged as a leader in impact investing, with both the Renewable Energy Debt Fund I and investee company Sustainable Heating mentioned in this article.

Mergence Renewable Energy Debt FundSustainable Heating, 20 August 2016  | View

Africa Global Funds: Mergence calls for more institutional investment in infrastructure

Mark van Wyk, Head: Unlisted Investments at Mergence, calls on institutional investors to increase their allocations to infrastructure.

InfrastructureInstitutional investorsMark van Wyk, 22 July 2016  | View