!Khi Solar One

Once completed, this concentrated solar tower power station will be one of the largest in the world. One of the benefits of this project relative to most other renewable energy projects is its ability to store energy and to deliver electricity to the grid during peak times.

Introducing the IDC

Strategy pillars

Increasing industrial development impact   Ensuring long-term sustainability
Financial capital Human, social, natural and manufactured capital  
  • Strengthen sector development objectives and strategies
  • Align IDC with the sector objectives of NGP and IPAP
  • Increased project development and implementation
  • Provide industrial finance to further achievement of sector development objectives
  • Increase regional industrial integration through the development of value chains
  • Ensure and effective and efficiently operating sefa (Small Enterprise Finance Agency)
  • Plan investment return and risk profile to ensure sufficient growth to replace existing cash generators
  • Ensure that appropriate pricing and fee structures are in place
  • Manage risk through appropriate investments, pricing and management of the portfolio
  • Human resources
    • Ensure appropriately skilled and capacitated human resources
  • Stakeholders
    • Improve customer service
    • Build partnerships with other financiers to leverage off different strengths and mandates
    • Increase engagement with sector players to identify opportunities
    • Strengthen IDC expertise to shape and influence policy
    • Build strong communities around projects that IDC funds
  • Natural environment
    • Reduce IDC’s negative environmental impacts
    • Reduce industry’s negative environmental impacts
  • Utilisation of resources
    • Improve efficiencies through improved systems and processes

Coega Dairy Holdings

The IDC has identified increased competition in the dairy value chain and import substitution in the cheese industry as key sector development goals. We also singled out the need for increased farmer (and specifically B-BBEE) participation in dairy value-adding initiatives.

Windtown Lagoon Resort 

The newly built Windtown Lagoon Resort and Spa reflects the IDC’s focus to funding community-based projects that have potential to create employment opportunities in far-flung regions.

R13.1 billion
R16.0 billion
18 922
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