LUKANYO MNYANDA: Does Mantashe make a point on coal amid energy crisis?
SA is Africa’s largest emitter of greenhouse gases and the 12th globally
Could Gwede Mantashe, the self-proclaimed “coal fundamentalist” have a point?
It’s not a question usually posed with any seriousness as the mineral resources & energy minister is assumed to be out of touch and not much of a realist when it comes to the country’s future energy needs. Which is something that may even make the question academic in nature...