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Long awaited policy and regulatory certainty for energy investment has arrived

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Energy Minister Jeff Radebe moved decisively on Thursday to end the confidence-sapping uncertainty that has hung over South Africa ’s independent power producer (IPP) programmes for more than two years, announcing that project agreements for 27 stalled renewable- energy projects would be signed on...

South Africa chases gas dreams

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South Africa is known for its resources. Platinum, gold, diamonds, copper and even coal have all featured as South African exports, but the country is yet to successfully exploit its gas and oil reserves on any significant scale. Now, however, with the successes in neighbouring Mozambique and...

Saldanha Bay Oil Jetty and Pipelines (Proj Ref C00637) : Draft Scoping Report Review & Comment Period Extended to 16 February 2018

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Dear registered Interested & Affected Parties, The below notification e-mail has reference. The Environmental Authorisation Application for the proposed Extension of the Saldanha Bay Oil Jetty and construction of the associated Crude Oil Pipelines has been submitted to the Department of...

Any nuclear new build a poor choice for South Africa’, not just a Russian build

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Not just Russian but any nuclear new build is a poor choice for South Africa , Rocky Mountain Institute chief scientist Amory Lovins and University of Cape Town ( UCT ) emeritus professor Anton Eberhard argue in a newly released occasional paper published by the UCT Graduate School of Business...