Country:South Africa
Year:2008 (November 24th
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2008 (November 24th
Policy Type:Policy Support>Strategic planning, Policy Support
Policy Target:Multiple RE Sources
Policy Sector:
Description:

To ensure that diverse energy resources are available, in sustainable quantities and at affordable prices, to the South African economy in support of economic growth and poverty alleviation, taking into account environmental management requirements and interactions amongst economic sectors; to provide for energy planning, increased generation and consumption of renewable energies, contingency energy supply, holding of strategic energy feed stocks and carriers, adequate investment in, appropriate upkeep and access to energy infrastructure; to provide measures for the furnishing of certain data and information regarding energy demand, supply and generation; to establish an institution to be responsible for promotion of efficient generation and consumption of energy and energy research; and to provide for matters connected therewith.

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