Prieska Power Reserve

Project sponsor Overview

CENEC is a pioneering renewable energy company that was formed during the early years of South Africa’s renewable energy sector after the establishment of the REIPPPP.

CENEC has been involved in solving energy needs over the years through custom design build finance and manage solar and wind energy plants, green hydrogen production, energy storage solutions and asset tracking and management systems.

CENEC has also been involved in the pioneering renewable hydrogen projects, including a hydrogen demonstration project at a South African institution of higher education that explored an energy efficient building method for student residence, with on-site hydrogen production from solar PV, including storage capacity, and fuel-cell for peak shaving.

CENEC offers a fully integrated value proposition covering every aspect of the process from project inception to completion, serving the following industries; agricultural, commercial, industrial, educational institutions, micro-grid / residential and utility.

The Project, based in Prieska – the Northern Cape, will generate an initial 80 000 ton / annum of green hydrogen and ammonia starting in 2025, increasing to over 500 000 by 2030.

CENEC’s team of professionals has more than 100 years of combined experience in the energy
industry, across the various disciplines of:




sustainable development

industrial operations