Minister insists renewable energy will boost jobs, transformation

JOHANNESBURG – The Minister of Energy, Jeff Radebe, defended South Africans’ right to clean and cost-efficient energy, saying it will bring investment and jobs to the country. 

Radebe was responding to a court interdict obtained by trade union Numsa on Monday night, to prevent the department and Eskom from signing 27 agreements with independent power producers (IPPs).

Numsa claims the move from coal-fired power to independent renewable energy projects will see large-scale job…


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