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Energy in South Africa, post 1993: Government Resources: Library Guide: Home

A guide for the Economic History research project


South Africa. Department of Mineral Resources and Energy. [Draft] Gas master plan, February 2024. Pretoria: Government Printing Works, April 2024. In: South Africa. Government Gazette no. 50569 (26 April 2024), Government notice no. 4760. 

Western Cape Provincial Parliament. Ad Hoc Committee on Energy Crisis.  Report of the Ad Hoc Committee on Energy Crisis on its Oversight Undertaken during the Period 28 April 2023 to 7 February 2024, as at 17 April 2024. 

Western Cape Infrastructure invests R116.6 million in Provincial Energy Resilience Programme and Solar Geyser Initiative, 11 April 2024.

Eskom Debt Relief Amendment Act no. 5 of 2024

South Africa. National Energy Crisis Committee. Energy action plan: 18 month progress report, March 2024.

National Treasury has released a report compiled following an independent assessment of operations at Eskom’s coal-fired power stations: The Opera Assessment Report Revision 2: Independent Assessment of Eskom’s Operational Situation. "National Treasury commissioned the independent assessment of all Eskom coal-fired power stations to obtain an in-depth understanding of their operational challenges. It is hoped that the findings and recommendations will assist in strengthening Eskom’s corporate plan and continue to support the turnaround at Eskom." 1 March 2024.

South Africa. Department of Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment. South Africa’s 2021 Grid Emission Factors Report. Pretoaria: Government Printing Works, February 2024. In: South Africa. Government gazette no. 50071 (2 February 2024), notice no. 4317, pages 34-50. 

South Africa. Department of Mineral Resources and Energy. Integrated resource plan, 2023. For comment. Pretoria: Government Printing Works, January 2024. In: South Africa. Government gazette no. 49974 (4 January 2024), Government notice no. 4238.

About this guide

This guide was compiled for the Economic History research project. It provides online sources on energy post 1993 to date and bibliographic lists of Government publications on energy post 1993 to date, in the UCT Libraries' Government Publications Department. Please note that the print copies of most of our South African Government books were lost in the April 2021 Jagger Library fire.

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Chronological overviews are in the Official yearbooks of the Republic of South Africa, 1974 to date @ GR 916.805 SOUT


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