/ 19 August 2022

Don’t privatise electricity in South Africa

Transition: Workers carry out repairs at the Tutuka coal-fired power station in Mpumalanga. South Africa has said a retreat from fossil fuel must take account of the effect on the economy and the people who depend on it for a living. Photo: Waldo Swiegers/Bloomberg
South Africa must reject green capitalism and develop a public pathway to energy security

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