SA nuclear build plan alarms energy analysts

Energy experts and environmentalists decry slow, costly and corruption-prone nuclear option

South Africa’s plan to proceed with a 2,500MW nuclear new build programme has sparked alarm as environmentalists and energy analysts called it potentially costly and wasteful when South Africa should be concentrating on not being left behind as other major economies forge ahead with a transition to renewable energy...

This article is reserved for DispatchLIVE subscribers.

Get access to ALL DispatchLIVE content from only R45.00 per month.

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.

Already registered on HeraldLIVE, BusinessLIVE, TimesLIVE or SowetanLIVE? Sign in with the same details.

Questions or problems? Email or call 0860 52 52 00.