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Zuma claims nuclear deal could have averted S.Africa’s power crisis

South Africa’s former president Jacob Zuma says a controversial nuclear deal that was defeated by a legal challenge from environmentalists could have prevented the ongoing power crisis. Eskom supplies more than 90...

Why nuclear power for African countries doesn’t make sense

At the moment, the only nuclear plant in operation in Africa is South Africa’s Koeberg, producing 1.86GW of power. This, according to some African leaders, is about to change. Ugandan President Yoweri...

Why decommissioning South Africa’s Koeberg Nuclear Plant won’t be easy

Africa's only operational nuclear power plant is in an area called Koeberg, outside Cape Town in South Africa. The life span of the plant was originally meant to end in 2024. But after an...

To save Eskom from ruin, SA should ditch nuclear plan and cut coal power

Eskom should cut down on its coal power network – including curtailing work at Kusile – and should not embark on any new nuclear, gas or coal building programmes if it...

Another nuclear plant for Cape Town?

Those who wish to appeal against the outcome of the public participation process on the proposed new nuclear power station in Cape Town have very little time to do so. Organisations...


Is Llandudno Cape Town’s safest beach?

As Capetonians become more concerned about their safety on beaches, Llandudno has had an amazingly low crime rate, which is achieved through a Special...


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