Property Point’s Greenpreneur Programme

Date(s) - 29 Mar '24


Business accelerator, Property Point has unveiled its ambitious Greenpreneur Programme aimed at turbocharging the role of Small, Medium, and Micro Enterprises (SMMEs) in the renewable energy sector.

The programme is designed to empower entrepreneurs and it will equip 80 businesses throughout the 24-month programme with tools and resources needed to combat climate change while fostering sustainable growth.

The Property Point Greenpreneur Programme focuses on providing comprehensive support in business development, technical training, access to finance, and access to markets. Selected businesses will receive guidance in lighting, photovoltaic, solar heating systems, inverters, storage batteries, and heat pumps, enabling them to adopt sustainable practices and contribute to a greener future.

This programme is designed to foster a sustainable and inclusive economy. By empowering SMMEs with the knowledge and resources to embrace renewable energy solutions, we are not only mitigating the impacts of climate change but also unlocking new opportunities for growth and innovation within the green economy,” says Clement Makotanyane, Executive Head of Economic Inclusion and Sustainability at Property Point.

In an era where climate change challenges our global community, the launch of the Greenpreneur Programme emerges as a beacon of hope and progress. The initiative not only addresses the urgent need for alternative sources of energy but also opens a real of opportunities for previously marginalised SMMEs.”

With small businesses facing both challenges and opportunities in sustainability and energy efficiency, the Greenpreneur Programme aims to bridge the gap by providing tailored support and fostering collaboration among entrepreneurs. By raising awareness about green opportunities, unlocking new revenue streams, and minimising risk perception, the programme seeks to create a thriving ecosystem of sustainable businesses.

Applications for the Property Point Greenpreneur Programme will be open until the 29th of March 2024. Entrepreneurs interested in joining the programme must complete the application form or visit to learn more.