South Africans will pay for the costly electricity from DRC’s Inga 3 dam

The government’s touted plans to procure power from the proposed Inga 3 hydroelectric dam project in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) would cost Eskom over R10-billion more a year compared to procuring the same energy from alternatives such as wind and solar, according to a new report.

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Sheree Bega
Sheree Bega is an environment reporter at the Mail & Guardian.

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