Department of Energy


Op-Ed: IRP, a good start for South Africa’s energy sector

Although the IRP and the ministerial explanation are welcome, there are risks which cannot be ignored, writes Regional Managing Director, SENER.

Future Energy Nigeria: Seen and heard in Nigeria’s corridors of power

Business development director of the Future Energy Nigeria recently met with Nigeria's new Federal Minister of Power, Sale Mamman in Abuja.

US energy department ready to advise Africa on LNG opportunities

The US Department of Energy is now looking towards Africa to develop opportunities in the exploration, production and monetization of LNG.

Updated IRP gives hope to SA young nuclear professionals

"We see the publication of this plan [IRP] as a positive step moving the economy into the right direction," said SAYNPS executive chairperson.

SAIEE pleased with a significant increase of renewables in the IRP

SAIEE has welcomed the new Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) positive attitude towards growing renewable energy and storage in South Africa.

Department of Minerals and Energy receives clean audit opinion

The South African Department of Minerals and Energy has received a clean audit opinion for the 2018/19 financial year from the office of the Auditor-General.

Ministry of energy renews partnership with #AUW2019

African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa partners with South African Ministry of Energy
Central Energy Fund

Sacked: Chairman of South Africa’s Central Energy Fund

The minister of energy, Jeff Radebe, has announced the removal of Luvo Makasi as the director and chairperson of the Central Energy...
Nxuba wind farm

Energy minister looks to wind sector for investment contribution

The Department of Energy has acknowledged the Wind sector’s ability to attract substantial investment into the country.
ESI Insights Nicolette

ESI Insights: editor’s wrap-up

South Africa dominates the trending headlines in this week’s news wrap-up, says ESI Africa’s editor, Nicolette Pombo-van Zyl – and it’s not surprising as...

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