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South Africa Needs US$ 250 Billion Over Three Decades for Clean Energy Transition

Kamis, 26 Mei 2022 | 15:31 WIB
South Africa Needs US$ 250 Billion Over Three Decades for Clean Energy Transition

ILUSTRASI. Moving South Africa's coal-dominated economy onto a greener footing will require at least US$ 250 billion over the next 3 decades. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

Sumber: Reuters | Editor: Anastasia Lilin Yuliantina

KONTAN.CO.ID - CAPE TOWN. Moving South Africa's coal-dominated economy onto a greener footing will require at least US$ 250 billion over the next three decades. A report released on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum said on Thursday.

Around half of the total investment, US$ 125 billion, is needed to ramp up wind and solar power projects as the country mothballs coal-fired plants that currently supply the bulk of its energy needs. Said the consultation document.


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