NGO challenges government in court over its energy blueprint
GroundWork wants explanations for the IRP’s support for new coal projects and the limits placed on green technologies
A non-profit environmental justice group is taking the government to court to demand greater transparency over SA’s long-term plan to meet its electricity needs.
GroundWork, a non-profit organisation, supported by activist law firm the Centre for Environmental Rights, this week launched the court case against the mineral resources & energy department and the National Energy Regulator of SA (Nersa) to force them to provide reasons behind the promulgation of the updated Integrated Resource Plan (IRP)...
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