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"I'd put my money on the sun and solar energy, what a source of power! I hope we don't have to wait until oil and coal run out before we tackle that"   Thomas Edison, 1931

The Emergent Energy team has extensive local and international experience in the renewable energy and broader energy sectors, offering expertise in grid-tied and off-grid renewable energy systems, sustainable building design, industrial and commercial energy efficiency, and international and local renewable energy policy.


The company is 50% owned by Saratoga Private Equity, with a further 25% owned by African Equity Empowerment Investments (a listed black empowered diversified industrial company). The remaining 25% of the company is owned by management. Emergent Energy is a Level-4 BEE Contributor.


Emergent Energy is founded on the belief that our energy systems should be healthier, cleaner, more efficient, and more reliable. We aim to contribute to the achievement of such a system by consistently offering sustainable energy solutions that equal or better the performance of incumbent technologies.

Our Mission Statement

Making a positive contribution through knowledge and technology


Emergent Energy provides renewable energy and energy efficiency solutions and consulting services using state-of-the-art technologies and methodologies. We seek to contribute positively to the development of the Southern African energy sector in ways that protect and enhance the the ecological services that sustain us.

"Emergent Energy is founded on the belief that our energy systems should be healthier, cleaner, more efficient, and more reliable"


Protecting and enhancing our natural resources


We pursue work and projects that add value to the communities, regions, and ecosystems in which our clients operate and live.


Pursuing creative solutions, inspired to adapt 


We understand that modern industries and economies are driven by creativity and innovation. We aim to constantly improve our services, knowledge and skills, and to adopt and develop new technologies, processes and strategies where needed. 

Social Responsibility

Engaging with our community and surroundings


We believe that skills, knowledge and progress can not be created in a vacuum, and that all South African companies should actively engage with their communities, share their experiences, and learn from their surroundings.

Our Affiliates

We are proud to be affiliated with a broad specturm of clients and partners from both the public and private sectors. We are a member of the South African Wind Energy Association (SAWEA), the South African Photovoltaic Industry Association (SAPVIA), and the Green Building Council of South Africa (GBCSA). We maintain close working relationships with technical renewable energy consultancies, equipment suppliers, and project developers, while our clients span the commercial, industrial, agricultural, educational, not-for-profit and government sectors. 

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