14 December 2016
City of Cape Town calls for decentralised, liberalised energy markets in consultations on the draft Integrated Resource Plan
Future energy planning should provide for decentralised, liberalised energy markets, City of Cape Town director of electricity services Les Rencontre said in a submission on the draft Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) and Integrated Energy Plan.
“Centralised planning has not delivered optimum solutions,” Rencontre told participants in the Cape Town consultations about the plan on Tuesday. The third leg of consultations was held in the city following those in Johannesburg and Durban. Read more here….