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).
Biomass, Mergence Renewable Energy Debt Fund, REIPPPP, Smalls, 6 April 2017
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 Wyk, Renewable Energy, 8 December 2016
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 Chennells, REIPPPP, Smalls, 31 October 2016
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 Fund, Sustainable Heating, 20 August 2016
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.
Infrastructure, Institutional investors, Mark van Wyk, 22 July 2016