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electricity in South Africa

Anglo’s carbon neutral drive

Anglo’s carbon neutral drive   The project financing for Envusa Energy’s first three wind and solar projects in SA has been completed.   Envusa Energy, a joint venture between mining company Anglo American and EDF Renewables, has completed the project financing for its first three wind and solar projects in South Africa. These three renewable […]

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The role of electric vehicles in SA’s energy transition

The role of electric vehicles in SA’s energy transition  In a keynote address delivered at the 15th Africa Energy Indaba in Cape Town, Dr Titus Mathe, CEO of the South African National Energy Development Institute (SANEDI), unpacked the role that electric vehicles can play to facilitate the country’s much-needed energy transition. The driving force behind

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Climate change goals drive SA’s energy evolution

Climate change goals drive SA’s energy evolution Legislative reforms are making South Africa’s energy sector greener and more competitive, which will encourage economic growth and help the country meet its climate change commitments writes Jason van der Poel, Partner at Webber Wentzel. The focus on clean energy in COP26 is helping to drive a number

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Prospects for South African coal production remain strong

17 August 2021 – While the global focus on environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues looks to phase out coal as an energy resource, the prospects for South African coal production remain strong for coming decades. Following the 3rd Coal Industry Day, held online in July, SRK Consulting principal coal geologist Lesley Jeffrey said coal

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