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Economic History: Energy, post 1993: Government Resources: Library Guide: Nuclear energy

A guide for the Economic History research project

Reports

International Atomic Energy Agency. Mission report on the integrated nuclear infrastructure review (INIR), 30 January to 8 February 2013

Eskom. Nuclear 1 Environmental Impact Assessment Documentation

Eskom (Firm).    Eskom nuclear power station and associated infrastructure :   final scoping report /    [Cape Town? :   Eskom :   Arcus Gibb],   2008. G 68 E.ENER.08.ESKO

Arcus Gibb, Eskom. Nuclear 1, Eskom nuclear power station and associated infrastructure : environmental impact assessment

The Atomic Energy Corporation (AEC) :   consultants report to the Department of Arts, Culture, Science and Technology.    [Pretoria :   The Dept.],   1998. G 68 E.SCIE.98.ATOM

South Africa. Department of Mineral and Energy Affairs.   Urgent issues in the South African nuclear fuel cycle industry :   policy options for their resolution /    [Pretoria :   Dept. of Mineral and Energy Affairs],   1995. G 68 E.ENER.95.URGE

 

Legislation

Nuclear Programme. Determination under Section 34(1) of the Electricity Regulation Act 4 of 2006. Government notice no. 1268, Government gazette no. 39541 (21 December 2015).

Nuclear Energy Act 131 of 1993.

Non-Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction Act 87 of 1993.

Nuclear Energy Act 46 of 1999.

Available in print or online. Please ask for assistance.  You may also consult the Debates in Parliament on the bills (the draft acts.)

Policies

South Africa. Dept. of Minerals and Energy.   Nuclear energy policy for the Republic of South Africa /    [Pretoria?] :   Department of Minerals and Energy,   June 2008. G 68 E.ENER.08.NUCL

South Africa. Dept. of Minerals and Energy.  Nuclear energy policy and strategy for the Republic of South Africa :   draft for public comment /    [Pretoria? :   Department of Minerals and Energy?],   2007. G 68 E.ENER.07.NUCL

South Africa. Dept. of Minerals and Energy.    Radioactive waste management policy and strategy for the Republic of South Africa /    [Pretoria?] :   Department of Minerals and Energy,   2005.

South Africa. Dept. of Minerals and Energy.  Radioactive waste management policy and strategy for the Republic of South Africa : draft for public comment /    [Pretoria :   The Dept.,   2003].

Government enterprises

The Nuclear Energy Act 131 of 1993 allowed for the continued existence of the Atomic Energy Corporation of South Africa and the Council for Nuclear Safety. The Atomic Energy Corporation was succeeded by the South African Nuclear Energy Corporation in 2000. The Council for Nuclear Safety was succeeded by the National Nuclear Regulator in 2000.

National Nuclear Regulator

"The National Nuclear Regulator (NNR) is a public entity which is established and governed in terms of Section 3 of the National Nuclear Regulator Act, (Act No 47 of 1999) to provide for the protection of persons, property and the environment against nuclear damage through the establishment of safety standards and regulatory practices." Annual Reports, 2000/2001 to date. @ G 68 ES.NUCL.REGU.

South African Nuclear Energy Corporation SOC Limited (Necsa)

"The South African Nuclear Energy Corporation SOC Limited (Necsa) is a state-owned public company, registered in terms of the Companies Act, (Act No. 61 of 1973)." Formerly the Atomic Energy Board (AEB). Annual Reports, 2000/2001 to date @ G 68 ES.NECS.

The South African Council for the Non-Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction was established by the Non-Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction Act 87 of 1993. Annual Reports, 1999/2000 to date @ G 68 ES.NONP

The National Radioactive Waste Disposal Institute (NRWDI) was established by the National Radioactive Waste Disposal Institute Act 53 of 2008.

National reports

Pamphlets

South Africa. Department of Energy, issuing body.    Nuclear energy /    Pretoria :   Department of Energy,   [2012?].
G 68 E.ENER.12.NUCL

South Africa. Department of Energy, issuing body.    Nuclear energy in everyday life /    Pretoria :   Department of Energy,   [2012?].
G 68 E.ENER.12.NUCL