About Copperton Wind Farm
Copperton Wind Farm is a renewable energy project situated in the heart of the Siyathemba Municipality of the Northern Province. The project is located nearby Copperton town, approximately 290 km from Kimberly and is committed to the socio-economic development of surrounding communities.
The project was selected as a preferred bidder in round 4 of the Department of Energy’s Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme. The government led programme has procured 6,283 MW of wind and solar power capacity, amounting to R202 billion investment and 34,841 job years since 2011. Wind power is expected to play a significant role in South Africa’s energy future moving forward.