WWF 12 March 2013.
WWF South Africa will table a draft proposition for renewable energy development in South Africa, at this workshop to inform and discuss stakeholder engagement with energy planning processes, including the second Integrated Energy Plan (IEP2) currently in progress, and revision of the electricity generation plan (IRP2010) in the second half of 2013, as well as climate change response policy implementation.
Relevant government officials have been invited to present progress and reflect on challenges; presenters will include the Electricity Governance Initiative (EGI); Million Climate Jobs Campaign and the NUMSA initiative for social ownership in the renewable energy sector.
This is a participatory event to encourage civil society actions to advance low-carbon and labour-intensive energy development options, including energy access initiatives. Support is available to cover travel costs of key stakeholder representatives: Motivation for payment of specified travel costs should be sent to Jessica@rsvpagency.co.za – a.s.a.p.; latest end 14 March.