SOUTH AFRICA’S TRANSITION TO ELECTROMOBILITY : A ZERO SUM GAME

On 18 May 2021, South Africa’s Department of Trade, Industry and Competition (DTIC) published its initial discussion paper on the country’s transition to electric vehicles (EVs). The Auto Green Paper was published in response to the submissions which the Minister of Trade, Industry and Competition received from South Africa’s major motor vehicle manufacturers following his … Read more

ROLE OF ENERGY STORAGE SYSTEMS IN AFRICA’S GREEN ENERGY BOOM

Authors: Christophe Lefort and Mathias Dantin The following article was first published in the May 2021 edition of The Lawyer – The In-House Issue According to the International Renewable Energy Agency, renewable energy capacity in Africa could reach 310GW by 2030, which would make Africa the world’s top producer of green energy. If this prediction … Read more