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:
Industrial scale solar heat in SA
This technical report explores the barriers and potential for uptake of solar thermal energy in SA ...
WWF welcomes high court decision on nuclear energy
The Western Cape High Court's decision is a win for all South Africans.
WWF calls for renewable energy in National Energy Plan submission
Renewable energy is the country's single largest potential energy source.