10 September 2012:
Engineering News Online:

Following delays to achieving financial close on the first 28 wind and solar projects, which advanced to the preferred-bidder stage in December last year under South Africa’s Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Programme (REIPPP), the Department of Energy (DoE) has confirmed a postponement to the third bid submission date.
It has also revised the financial-close schedule of the 19 second-round preferred bidders to between March 18 and 28, 2013, from an initial date of December 2012. Read more…