South Africa needs dramatic electricity growth to support a fast growing and clean GDP growth.
In my comments on the ANC's NPC 20 year strategy for South Africa, I suggest that deregulation and reducing bureaucracy is at the heart of creating an enabling environment for Electricity Growth in South Africa. This is supported byhttp://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-solar-power-capacity-set-to-jump-2012-05-08
You can find my National Planning Commission NPC comments here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1B5lzSGI7BbuBB_u7a9YKHCFlj01M_h51A6RrLha18K4/edit
"The growth will depend on the support of politicians. It's not only about money, it's also about reducing bureaucracy," EPIA's (European Photovoltaic Industry Association) Secretary General Reinhold Buttgereit told Reuters.