Tag archives: Coal Baseload Programme

Crossing borders to procure coal – Coal Baseload IPP Procurement Programme

On Wednesday, 20 April 2016 the Minister of Energy issued a determination setting out what bidders can expect to see in the request for proposal under the coal baseload cross border independent power producer procurement programme. The determination provides that: 3750 MW has been allocated to the cross border programme, which is an increase from … Continue reading

Local community involvement in the Coal Baseload Programme

The Request for Qualifications and Proposals (RFP) issued by the Department of Energy (DoE) in terms of the Coal Baseload IPP Procurement Programme does not make provision for shareholding by local communities in the project company. Under the Renewable Energy IPP Procurement Programme (REIPPP), local communities were defined as residential areas or villages in South … Continue reading