Tag Archives | Minister of Energy

Parliament goes toe-to-toe with Tina Joemat-Pettersson on nuclear documents

By Linda Ensor, this was published on BDLive ENERGY Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson’s repeated refusal to provide documentation on government’s nuclear procurement plans is to be challenged by Parliament’s energy affairs portfolio committee, which decided on Tuesday to submit a request for them to her. Whether in court or in reply to parliamentary questions, the minister […]

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Court Case update 30-10-2015

SAFCEI and Earthlife Africa (Johannesburg) launched their court application on the 12th October 2015.  A Notice to Oppose was served on our lawyers on 28 October on behalf of the 1st Respondent (Minister of Energy).  We have also received notice that the President intends to oppose our application as well. For further information, contact Liz […]

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Parliament: Nuclear going ahead at the cost of democracy

By Liz McDaid Parliament has been a disturbing place to be today… One MP said that they would not allow anti nuclear activists, and also,claimed,that only nuclear physicists are qualified to speak on nuclear matters..and that anti nuke activists that have theology degrees should stay in their churches. The minister also claimed that the international […]

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