Gas Governance
National Developments
International Developments
 
 
 
 
 
 
national development
A National Gas Infrastructure Development Plan has been drafted to provide the government with a blueprint for the development of an infrastructure for future gas market developments.

It is the Department of Energy's intention to coordinate development on the east and west coast of South Africa via this plan.
 
role players

iGas is the official state agency for the development of the hydrocarbon gas industry in Southern Africa.
   
PetroSA; the government-owned oil and gas company has been given the mandate by cabinet to lead developments in gas infrastructure in the Western Cape.
   
Petroleum Agency of South Africa has the responsibility to promote the exploration and exploitation of natural oil and gas, both onshore and offshore, in South Africa and to undertake the necessary marketing, promotion and monitoring of operations.
   
Petronet owns, operates, manages and maintains a network of 3 000km of high-pressure petroleum and gas pipelines, on behalf of the South African government.
 
energy sources
Petroleum: fuel price, focus areas, domestic influences...
Natural Gas: Governance, International agreements, developments...
Electricity: Independent power producers, supply industry, free basic electricity...
Coal: Reserves, production, carbon sequestration...
Renewable & Alternative Fuels: Includes hydropower, solar, wind, biomass...
Nuclear: Non-proliferation, safety, technolgy, IYNC, WiNSA...
acts & legislations
Policies and Legislation: Acts, policies, regulations, legislations...
programmes & projects
national electricity plan...
installation of 1 million solar water heaters by
2014...
processes, systems and structures...
DNA: Kyoto Protocol, CDM...