IPP Media Briefings – DOE

DOE 31 August 2011.

South Africa is committed in introducing Renewable energy as part of the energy generation mix. This is evidenced by our Integrated Resource Plan which has outlined our aspiration in pursuing the renewable energy and thus reduces the total reliance on fossil fuel. Given the nature of renewable energy projects as well as the potential to stimulate economic development we have decided to embark on this massive renewable energy programme by inviting the private sector to participate as we seek to demonstrate the potential that the country has in securing a cleaner future ourselves as well as future generations….

See under Energy Policy