Resolving this crisis requires a complete transformation of the way in which South Africa produces and consumes energy. It requires an energy system that is flexible, resilient, can accommodate technology shifts for innovative and cost effective applications, and has minimal impact on land, water and the environment.
WWF-SA’s goal is to work towards such an energy system in South Africa. We are focusing on five priority areas:
A just transition to a renewable energy future in SA
SA is experiencing an energy transition and the big challenge is to ensure that this transition ...
Rethinking the role of coal
We need to find a way out of our path dependence on coal to make the economy more resilient, writes ...
Finding the energy to meet our climate commitments
If SA is serious about meeting its climate commitments, there are a few things we’ll need to do.