Through the economic development of communities ACWA Power is enabling people to realise dreams that were previously unattainable.
With its focus on innovation to deliver electricity and water desalination at the lowest possible cost, ACWA Power is committed to creating jobs, developing local skills and empowering communities in all its regions of operation.
From the revolutionary solar towers of Redstone currently under construction to Khanyise’s mandate to produce power by ridding the environment of hazardous discard coal, ACWA power is a multinational committed to seeing South Africa grow.
Likewise at the Bokpoort Solar Power Plant in Groblershoop, Northern Cape, where lucrative employment opportunities for residents like Jerome van Staaden have enabled him to stay near his family and to give back to his local community. And local procurement contracts have resulted in entrepreneurs like Lida Adams, growing her cleaning business and creating employment for others.