Deputy mayor to attend Swiss conference
Swiss conference on green energy might yield financial backers for Cape Town green energy projects.
CAPE TOWN - The deputy mayor of Cape Town, Ian Nielsen, said he will be using a Switzerland conference as a platform to find sponsors to fund several green energy programmes in the city.
The three day Global energy Basel Conference begins on Monday.
Nielson explained that the annual event is a partnering platform for exponents of sustainable energy solutions.
"The City of Cape Town is participating in the conference with three speakers.
"But we will also be engaging with potential financiers for green energy projects that we hope to develop in Cape Town."