The North Gauteng High Court has declared that the environmental approval for the planned Khanyisa coal-fired power station has expired. This effectively puts the proposed coal plant to a halt and also has repercussions for any and all planned coal-fired stations.
Finance and Policy
The Pretoria High Court has issued an interdict preventing coal mining company Uthaka Energy from starting mining and related activities in a Strategic Water Source area.
Minister of environment, forestry and fisheries in South Africa to prosecute Eskom over Kendal Power station air pollution
Final performance tests conducted in Q1 2019, indicated that NOx production was reduced to significantly lower than local environmental requirements.
The AfDB has approved the fourth monitoring report of the Independent Review Mechanism on Medupi Power Plant's updated Management Action Plan.Mechanism on the implementation of the Updated Management Action Plan for Medupi Power Project.
It’s in your best interests to reduce air pollution, which is the 2019 World Environment Day theme, but do you have any control over how this is managed?
Transmission and Distribution
Environmental justice group, groundWork, is challenging the amendment of air pollution standards through a court application.
South African Environmental Affairs Minister, Edna Molewa, announced on Tuesday that several local firms have been awarded a reprieve for complying with the minimum...