integrated resource plan

 
Enviro action plan for South Africa
Enviro action plan for South Africa
Last year came with myriad environmental disasters, including raw sewage flowing into our rivers. The intense heat and flooding of this festive...
Cop-out stalls climate action
Cop-out stalls climate action
It was hailed as a victory. It had to be. After running a day over schedule, climate negotiators in Poland last week agreed on a set of rules for...
‘New dawn’ clouds nuclear’s future
‘New dawn’ clouds nuclear’s future
The South African Nuclear Energy Corporation (Necsa) is facing “significant financial distress”, according to its former chief executive and...
Rid South Africa’s electricity plan of coal-fired power
Rid South Africa’s electricity plan of coal-fired power
The inclusion of new coal in the updated draft Integrated Resource Plan for electricity (IRP) will cost South Africa close to R20-billion more than...
Reason lights up new energy plan
Reason lights up new energy plan
In launching South Africa’s new blueprint for energy —the Integrated Resource Plan 2018 —Energy Minister Jeff Radebe did not mention...
Light a fire under SA’s climate policy
Light a fire under SA’s climate policy
Most South African’s don’t appreciate that we are living in a new world, shaped — and increasingly determined — by a heating...
Eskom should boost its output of in-house renewables
Eskom should boost its output of in-house renewables
South Africa has exceptionally favourable conditions for solar and wind power generation. But these sources currently only contribute
Nuclear still part of SA energy mix, says department of energy
Nuclear still part of SA energy mix, says department of energy
Nuclear power will still remain part of South Africa’s energy mix, Parliament has heard.
Eskom: The power(less) connection
Eskom: The power(less) connection
While Eskom nestles on a R50-billion pile of money, everyone from manufacturers to mines, small businesses and township residents are reeling as...
SA, we cannot say we are free
SA, we cannot say we are free
On April 27 1994 the people of this country stood in long queues for many hours, waiting to cast their vote for the first time. In some parts of...
Cold and desolate in the dead zone
Cold and desolate in the dead zone
The only sign of life in Pripyat is a powdery yellow butterfly flitting across a dirt path. The small Ukrainian town, two kilometres from the...
Green energy coordination headache
Green energy coordination headache
The state's plan to green the economy is going to test the government's ability to coordinate departments and agencies. The revised industrial...

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