Electricity minister Kgosientsho Ramokgopa.
Government has to “go back to the drawing board” now that Karpowership SA and two other emergency power projects lost their grid access, says Electricity Minister Kgosientsho Ramokgopa.
The minister was speaking on Tuesday at a briefing on the progress of government’s Energy Action Plan.
Last week, Eskom issued a statement indicating that Karpowership SA’s three gas-to-power plants proposed for Saldanha Bay, Coega, and Richards Bay were among the projects that had their grid access expire after failing to reach financial close by a 31 December 2023 deadline.
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