Nuclear deal: State misses another court deadline

2016-05-24 07:59

The government must respect the rules and commit to following timeframes, environmentalists have said after the state once again failed to submit answering affidavits.

Joemat-Pettersson: Govt will stick to affordable nuclear plan

2016-05-11 15:24

Energy minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson says government will stick to a nuclear build programme it can afford and make sure the process is free of any corruption.

Nuclear plan not delayed indefinitely – ministry

2016-04-06 18:50

The 9.6 GW nuclear procurement programme has not been postponed indefinitely, according to the Department of Energy.

DA seeks to halt nuclear deal on new evidence

2016-03-30 20:30

DA MP Gordon Mackay will request that the energy minister immediately halt the nuclear procurement process as details have emerged that SA allegedly signed a deal with Russia.

WATCH: Welcome to Lego land, Africa’s biggest solar farm in De Aar

2016-03-04 11:39

An Irishman’s passion for job creation and solving South Africa’s energy restrictions with green technology has resulted in the largest solar farm in Africa.

Joemat-Pettersson wants nuclear under IPP office

2016-02-23 12:37

The 9 600 MW nuclear procurement programme should be run by the Independent Power Producer's office, says Minister of Energy Tina Joemat-Pettersson.

Malema a juvenile delinquent - Joemat-Pettersson

2016-02-17 16:27

Even a 6-year-old could tell EFF leader Julius Malema is a "juvenile delinquent", Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson has said during the State of the Nation address debate.

Others could follow Nene out the Cabinet door - report

2015-12-10 09:46

Following the axing of Nhlanhla Nene as minister of finance, a report has emerged that other key Cabinet ministers could soon be following him.

Joemat-Pettersson: Be part of winds of change

2015-11-04 15:25

The impact of wind energy on conserving the country's scarce water sources cannot be ignored, says Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson.

Energy department appoints controversial director general

2015-10-08 16:14

The Department of Energy has appointed Thabane Zulu, who has moved from the Department of Human Settlements, as its new director general.


Govt misses court deadline on nuclear plan

2016-05-18 19:12

The government has failed to submit answering affidavits in its court case with activists regarding the non-submission of its Russian nuclear deal to Parliament.

Is nuclear energy the driver of corruption in ANC?

2016-05-06 08:22

A key issue regarding the 9.6GW nuclear new build programme that is not being explored enough is the “whispering” of an allegedly corrupt deal, energy experts have warned.

SA postpones nuclear deal as court case looms

2016-04-06 15:19

A court case questioning the legality of SA's nuclear procurement programme has caused government to delay gazetting the request for proposals, says the DA.

Environmentalists: SA did sign nuclear deal with Russia

2016-03-30 14:24

Environmentalists who have taken the government to court allege legal documents indicate that South Africa did sign a nuclear deal with Russia.

Energy minister caught in crossfire over nuclear IPP plan

2016-02-23 18:07

Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson has found herself on the wrong side of the political spectrum after she recommended the nuclear programme fall under the IPP office.

Joemat-Pettersson: We simply have to go nuclear route

2016-02-17 16:31

SA will continue to build on the success of Koeberg nuclear power station, as it boasts some of the best nuclear scientists in the world, says the energy minister.

Joemat-Pettersson declines nuclear plans discussion

2016-02-16 13:56

Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson has raised the ire of MPs after she declined to discuss her department’s future plans following the State of the Nation address.

Stop the games over true cost of nuclear deal

2015-12-09 10:31

With 83% of South Africans seeing the country as corrupt, the idea of procuring 9 600 MW of nuclear energy is a scary prospect, says a Fin24 user.

Joemat-Pettersson urged to table energy plan so nuclear aim can be clear

2015-11-01 14:22

Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson must urgently table the Integrated Energy Plan so parliament can scrutinise key issues like nuclear plans, says the DA.

R20.6bn of your money lost by parastatals

2015-10-08 11:56

South African parastatals are beset with financial troubles, boardroom squabbles and mismanagement. Finweek investigates the current state of affairs.

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