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Development of a gas market, including indigenous and imported resources and investment in infrastructure as well as collaboration with neighbouring countries underway at last”

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1. I am delighted to announce that the project agreements of the 27 Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Projects (REIPPP), including the power purchase agreements with Eskom, will be signed on Tuesday, 13 March 2018 with the full support of the President and my Cabinet colleagues the...

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...