Green groups slam gas plans, but govt says pipelines are in SA's best interests

21 March 2021 - 00:00 By bobby jordan

Environment minister Barbara Creecy has approved a countrywide network of gas pipelines, prompting criticism that the government's commitment to fighting climate change is hot air.

The formal map of strategic gas corridors, published last month in the Government Gazette, follows an upsurge in offshore and onshore gas exploration that could lead to a foreign investment and jobs boom...

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