Barry Bredenkamp

Barry has been working in the energy industry since 1983, first with the national utility in South Africa, Eskom and for the past 11 years, with the South African National Energy Development Institute (SANEDI), which is an agency of the South African Department of Mineral Resources and Energy, (DMRE).

Barry has focussed his attention on various aspects of Energy Efficiency since 1996 and has authored and presented many papers and articles on the topic, locally in South Africa and internationally and serves on a number Advisory and Working groups.

Current focus areas include Energy Efficiency tax incentives, Energy Performance Certificates for buildings, Cool Coating activities in low-income areas, Measurement and Verification of energy efficiency projects, amongst various other exciting initiatives in South Africa.


General Manager, Energy Efficiency and Data & Knowledge Management


South African National Energy Development Institute, (SANEDI)


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EELA E-learning plattform

GN-SEC training


Wednesday, April 10, 2024 to Thursday, April 11, 2024

Employment and Procurement

Provision of services for the development of Regional Energy Efficiency Labels in SADC and EAC Regions

Provision of services for developing e-waste management guidelines for EAC and SADC Region

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