South Africa aims to finalise long-term energy plan next month - minister

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa is aiming to finalise a long-term plan for the country's energy mix next month, and once that is done it will launch another round of renewable energy deals, Energy Minister Jeff Radebe said on Wednesday.

"We are aiming for February," Radebe told Reuters, when asked when the Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) would be completed. "Straight away after that we will launch more renewable energy contracts," he added.

(Reporting by Alexander Winning; Editing by Subhranshu Sahu)

2019-01-16 10:41:55

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