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10-point plan to solve the electricity crisis

February 6, 2008
Posted in Green News

A group of NGO’s has put together a 10-point plan aimed at turning the current electricity crisis into an opportunity for South Africa to shift to a more long-term sustainable approach that reduces our reliance on coal and nuclear power.

“We have an opportunity to do things differently. A focus on energy efficiency in the short term, with a longer-term emphasis on renewable energy for generation will take us down the renewable road, meeting the sustainable development aims and address climate change along the way,” Earthlife Africa’s Sustainable Energy and Climate Change Project, which is spearheading the campaign, said in a press statement.
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