for subscribers

Kemm: Court ruling didn't kill off SA’s nuclear plan

Share your Subscriber Article
You have 5 articles to share every month. Send this story to a friend!

Cape Town - The high court judgment on South Africa's nuclear build programme may be a setback, but certainly is not a derailment, according to South African Nuclear Energy Corporation (Necsa) chairperson Dr Kelvin Kemm.

The Western Cape High Court ruled that certain of the government's decisions in respect of the procurement of nuclear new generation capacity, were unlawful and unconstitutional. It also set aside government's nuclear cooperation agreements with the US, Russia and South Korea.

READ: Court sets aside nuclear deals with Russia, other countries

There’s more to this story
Subscribe to News24 and get access to our exclusive journalism and features today.
Subscribe
Already a subscriber? Sign in
ZAR/USD
15.20
(-0.63)
ZAR/GBP
20.32
(-0.45)
ZAR/EUR
18.12
(-0.61)
ZAR/AUD
11.20
(-0.65)
ZAR/JPY
0.15
(-0.78)
Gold
1809.97
(+0.12)
Silver
23.29
(-0.15)
Platinum
963.00
(+0.40)
Brent Crude
48.73
(+1.57)
Palladium
2368.48
(+2.46)
All Share
57923.69
(+0.31)
Top 40
53084.13
(+0.27)
Financial 15
11645.28
(+0.04)
Industrial 25
79993.34
(+0.20)
Resource 10
52790.93
(+0.35)
All JSE data delayed by at least 15 minutes morningstar logo
Company Snapshot
Voting Booth
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
Results
Yes, and I've gotten it.
22% - 340 votes
No, I did not.
51% - 804 votes
My landlord refused
28% - 436 votes
Vote