About Us

Investing in a sustainable energy solution is a wise decision

But you need sound expert advice and the right combination of products – or they’ll let you down when you need them most.

Renu is a Durban based company specializing in commercial, industrial and residential renewable energy solutions and is the only company in Kwazulu-Natal that is able to design, supply and install a holistic range of energy saving products. Our sound technical expertise allows us to design long-term solutions to meet specific needs, applications and budgets.

Our vision:

  1. To help South African consumers and businesses reduce their energy consumption and dependence on carbon based fossil fuels.
  2. To become a market leader in the design and implementation of sustainable energy saving solutions.
  3. To educate consumers on the benefits of using renewable energy systems for water heating, electricity and water harvesting.

ONE PARTNER, THE RIGHT SOLUTION

Renu has access to all the latest technologies and products which allows them to design solutions to cater for all situations. Energy and water consumption, location and budget all play a part in designing systems that provide the right solutions, which is why Renu offers a wide range of renewable energy products


Meet our Team


ED SELLEY

MANAGING DIRECTOR

Ed is the managing director of Renu Holdings (Pty) Ltd (30% shareholding) and Renu Finance (Pty) Ltd (33%). Ed qualified in 1993 giving him 22 years professional accounting experience. Notable achievements during this time include appointment to the board of Directors for the Incledon Group and CEO to a national group of food companies.

ed@renuholdings.co.za
Ed Selley

Qualifications.


B.Compt (University of South Africa)


Photovoltaic Rooftop Installations by the Master Artisan Academy South Africa


Install and maintain Solar Water Heaters by KwikSol, SA


JUSTIN HUGHES

TECHNICAL DIRECTOR

Justin has been Renu’s Technical Director since it’s inception in 2009 and is responsible for all technical aspects relating to project and product specification, installations, operations and project management for Renu’s full range of products.

justin@renuholdings.co.za
JUSTIN HUGHES

Qualifications.


Bachelor of Commerce, University of Stellenbosch, SA


PRINCE2® Certified Project Manager, Foundation & Practitioner


Photovoltaic Rooftop Installations by the Master Artisan Academy South Africa


Install and maintain Solar Water Heaters by KwikSol, SA


PEPPI DOWD

SALES DIRECTOR

Peppi’s core role is to assist and advise customers in developing renewable energy solutions that will satisfy their individual requirements. Developing new market opportunities and ensuring the company is well placed to meet demands is paramount in an industry that is growing and innovating at such a rapid pace.

peppi@renuholdings.co.za
Peppi Dowd

Qualifications.


B Tech, Pulp and Paper Technology, Technicon Natal


National Diploma in Paper Technology, Technicon Natal


Photovoltaic Rooftop Installations by the Master Artisan Academy South Africa


Install and maintain Solar Water Heaters by KwikSol, SA


PHILLIP PIETERSE

ELECTRICAL ENGINEER

At age 26, Phillip is the youngest member on the team with 5 years electrical experience but already has an impressive list of projects in his portfolio. These have ranged from the design of electrical services in rural schools, tertiary educational facilities and municipalities to hospitals and medical waste centres.

phillip@renuholdings.co.za
PHILLIP PIETERSE

Qualifications.


National Diploma in Electrical Engineering: Light Current (University of South Africa)


Certificate in Business Project Management: NQF level 7 (Wits Business School)


Certificate in Hazard Identification & Risk Assessment (Risk Management Group Africa)


Occupational Health & Safety for Management 16[2] (Risk Management Group Africa)


Illumination Engineer: Registered Associate Member (Illumination Engineers Society of SA)


First Aid: Level 2 (Amandlolwazi Training Centre)

Our Approach

01Understanding your Expectations

We need to fully understand what you want to achieve so we consider all possible solutions.

02Site Assessment

A site visit will determine the attributes and challenges so we can offer the right solution.


03Feasibility

A report that includes a full analysis of how to reduce your carbon footprint through lifestyle changes and using alternative energy sources.

04Proposal

Based on the feasibility report findings we draw up a proposal taking your budget into account and offer a phased approach if necessary.



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