Gwede Mantashe

President Ramaphosa’s self-generation announcement “bold but necessary”

“The country is in the throes of an energy crisis and the importance of the discussions at Enlit Africa this week have been punctuated by loadshedding.”
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Energy minister Mantashe: “Energy security at centre of recovery”

At the Enlit Africa digital event, Minister Mantashe said South Africa was making steady progress on its hydrogen society roadmap and invited collaboration at technical and financial levels.
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Mantashe and Eskom chairman Makgoba confirmed for Enlit Africa, 8 June

Enlit Africa will kickstart its return with a visionary discussion on the “5Ds of the energy transition”, namely: decarbonisation, decentralisation, democratisation, digitalisation and deregulation.
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Hydrogen, finance and climate change in focus at high-level Enlit Africa

“Hydrogen, specifically green and blue, has the potential to considerably accelerate sub-Saharan Africa’s electrification rate."
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Seriti to conclude acquisition of South32 coal assets

Seriti Resources has announced in a statement that all conditions of its acquisition of South32 SA Coal Holdings Proprietary Limited (SAEC) have been fulfilled and the sale is expected to be completed on 1 June 2021.
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Enlit Africa returns in June to address the 5Ds of the...

"We will examine the energy transition and the various ways in which new energy imperatives will impact existing and future infrastructure."
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Securing Africa’s energy sector key to post-pandemic recovery

High-level officials representing a range of African economies met under the theme of Securing Africa’s Energy Future in the Wake of COVID-19 at the second AUC-EIA Ministerial Forum.

South Africa’s REIPPPP bid window 5 is on the way

Expanding South Africa’s energy capacity is the only way to save the country’s economy, according to the South African Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy, Gwede Mantashe.

South Africa: Environmental group takes government to court over IRP

Non-profit organisation groundWork is suing the South African Minister of Minerals and Energy and NERSA to demand clarity on the IRP plans to meet energy needs.

Mantashe gazettes ministerial directions on energy and petroleum products

Gwede Mantashe has issued a directional blueprint guiding the implementation of provisions of the Regulations relating to permitted goods and services.

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