Sep 26

SA Deputy president Paul Mashatile says government is mobilising additional finance for the shift to clean energy

SA Deputy president Paul Mashatile says the country is mobilising additional finance, including grants, to facilitate the shift from fossil fuels to clean energy. He delivered a keynote address at the ninth UNESCO Engineering Week and Africa Engineering Conference underway in Pretoria. Pledges supporting South Africa’s Just Energy Transition now stand at 223.15-billion-rand. Mashatile says additional finance to the Just Energy Transition will help reduce the impact of load-shedding while keeping the environment clean: