ARTICLES RELATING TO NUCLEAR ENERGY

amaBhungane journalist Micah Reddy responds to Kemm

2018-06-18 11:15

Dr Kemm is wrong from the get go.The idea that the initial shutdown at Necsa had to do with a "signature snag" is a red herring.

Nuclear can make 'staggering' contribution to GDP, claims expert

2018-03-12 17:07

Nuclear energy is not as expensive as people think and a new build programme can be a significant enabler of economic growth and job creation, says nuclear expert Dr Anthonie Cilliers.

Ramaphosa: SA has no money for nuclear power

2018-01-26 09:18

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has told reporters in Davos that South Africa has excess power and no money to go for a major nuclear plant building.

Nuclear will happen

2017-12-10 06:00

When is a policy directing billions in state spending not up for discussion? When new Energy Minister David Mahlobo says so.

Zuma could lift the lid on possible 'nuclear deal'

2017-12-06 07:49

President Jacob Zuma could possibly lift the lid on a possible nuclear deal as he speaks about South Africa's energy future at a controversial energy indaba on Thursday.

Top4 on Fin24: Latest from Eskom inquiry, and Mahlobo says SA may need less nuclear

2017-11-21 17:18

ICYMI: A roundup of Tuesday's must-read financial news.

NECSA says its chair targeted in 'surgically executed robbery'

2017-11-15 20:09

NECSA CEO Phumzile Tshelane said the corporation has “direct evidence of the involvement of anti-nuclear business interests” but did not name them.

Zwane says he'll support 'collective' on nuclear deal

2017-11-14 19:44

Despite Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba reportedly slamming the breaks on SA controversial nuclear build programme Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane on Tuesday said he would support it, if the "collective" did.

The renewable energy, new coal and gas-to-power IPP programmes in SA – quo vadis?

2017-11-06 10:48

With South Africa at the crossroads of its political, economic and energy development, the future of the renewable energy, new coal and gas-to-power IPP programmes remains distinctly uncertain.

Gigaba: SA can’t afford nuclear - yet

2017-10-25 16:40

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba has poured cold water on the notion that the nuclear programme could see a revival before the end of the year.

 

SA no longer has agreement with Russians on nuclear, says Radebe

2018-06-04 06:30

Minister of Energy Jeff Radebe says South Africa no longer has an agreement with the Russians to procure for the development of nuclear energy for the country.

How Molefe, govt stalled SA's renewable power programme

2018-02-01 13:14

New investments in the country's renewable power programme, once one of the fastest growing in the world, appear to have ground to a halt.

Irrational IRP madness grips SA's energy sector

2017-12-11 14:05

The Integrated Resource Plan outlined by Energy Minister David Mahlobo shows a reckless populism in energy decision-making by government as the Zuma period draws to an end, says Chris Yelland.

Nobel laureate: If atomic bombs exist, disaster inevitable

2017-12-09 23:01

The head of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, the recipient on this year's Nobel Peace Prize, says as long as atomic bombs exist, a disaster is inevitable.

Gigaba denies meeting World Bank over nuclear or 'anything else'

2017-11-22 18:05

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba has refuted claims that he met with World Bank representatives to discuss nuclear energy or anything else for that matter.

Eskom powers ahead with nuclear plans, report shows

2017-11-17 14:26

Despite terminating its nuclear new build request for information in 2017 following a court decision, Eskom is powering ahead with plans in preparation for the tender programme to be rebooted.

Zuma’s allies are once again gung-ho about nuclear. Will they get their way?

2017-11-15 09:02

The nuclear build programme seems to be back on the agenda after earlier indications that it was dead. Recent comments by President Jacob Zuma and minister of energy David Mahlobo, signal a final push to bag the nuclear deal, writes Keith Gottschalk.

Nuclear power - unaffordable, or lowest cost energy available?

2017-11-09 12:42

Nuclear expert Dr Anthonie Cilliers has calculated estimates for the cost of building nuclear power in SA and believes the high costs being punted may not be accurate.

Zuma: I'm not obsessed with energy

2017-11-02 17:17

President Jacob Zuma says South Africa remains committed to a policy of mixed energy which includes nuclear, and denies that recent statements by Malusi Gigaba and David Mahlobo are contradictory.

'Mahlobo in oil talks with Senegal's Sall, not Russia's Putin over nuclear'

2017-10-24 16:57

Energy Minister David Mahlobo was part of President Jacob Zuma’s delegation that met the Senegalese government and was not meeting Russian President Vladimir Putin, his deputy has said.

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