Total’s second big gas discovery in SA waters means that not only is the gas commercially viable to extract, but its development could bring economic benefit to the country — at least R1.5-trillion over 30 years.

Total last week announced the discovery off the SA coast, this time from its Luiperd well, after its Brulpadda discovery in early 2019...

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