Martins promises baseload, cogen IPP procurement programmes by March
Engineering News ONLINE
11 February 2014
Energy Minister Dikobe Ben Martins reported on Tuesday that a deadline of the end of March had been set by the Department of Energy (DoE) for the initiation of the long-awaited procurement processes for new baseload and cogeneration independent power producer (IPP) projects.
Addressing the media on the sidelines of an energy leaders roundtable in Johannesburg, Martins said the issuance of requests for proposal featured strongly on the agenda of the department’s recent strategic management committee meeting, where the deadline was agreed. Read more