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Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) - for Shale Gas Development in South Africa - Prof. Bob Scholes, (Wits & CSIR) and Paul Lochner (CSIR), Strategic Assessment Leaders

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1. Background CSIR, in partnership with the South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI) and the Council for Geosciences (CGS) have been appointed by the national Department of Environmental Affairs to undertake a Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) for Shale Gas Development in South...

Gas ‘would power SA growth’

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A gas economy could significantly drive South African economic growth, and the discovery of substantial natural gas reserves in the Karoo would be akin to finding gold and sparking a new gold rush, speakers said at the opening of the 4 th annual Africa LPG Summit and Natural Gas & CNG Africa...