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EU Delegation in SA supports policy dialogue on local green SMME recovery

EU Delegation in South Africa engaged with national, provincial and local South African government stakeholders, as well as representatives from industry and civil society, in an online dialogue on the theme of green SMME recovery. This engagement forms part of various initiatives in the build-up to the #Team Europe Climate Diplomacy Week, which runs from 14 – 23 September.

The Regulatory Environment for Electricity

In order to provide clarity to EU stakeholders, the webinar explored the current status and the reasons, real or perceived, for the regulatory blockages delaying much needed private sector investment in the energy sector.

Green Hydrogen Fuels (Power fuels)

Globally, most GHG emissions are due to fossil fuels and this is especially the case in South Africa. Additional contributions expected from developing countries means that the global energy demand is expected to rise by a third by 2040.

Energy Integrated Resource Plan

As the electricity infrastructure development plan for the country, the IRP is to be based on least-cost electricity supply and demand balance