ENERGY SECTOR TRANSFORMATION IN SOUTH AFRICA

N/A | June 22, 2017

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This study deals with the sustainable energy sector transformation in South Africa. In the context of climate change, environmental degradation, rising inequality, social injustice, and energy access; the current status quo of our energy system must change. Energy issues at a national scale are both extremely complex and inextricably connected to other broad areas including food security, water systems, education, gender, economics, and politics. Therefore, this short report is not meant to be exhaustive. It aims to give a high-level overview of some of the key aspects that should allow our country to make progressive steps towards an improved energy sector that respects human rights and planetary boundaries.

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