Archive: Water scarcity
The main greenhouse gas is carbon dioxide (CO2), produced by burning fossil fuels. South Africa is the biggest emitter of greenhouse gases on the African continent.
There is no fracking in South Africa at the moment. This is due to a court ruling overturning the government’s fracking regulations brought by activists.
The South African government’s commitment to fast-track water use licence applications is good news for independent power producers, a law firm says.