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Energy, energy, energy - Winde wants Ramaphosa to talk alternative power at Sona

13 February 2020 12:56 PM
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Western Cape Premier Alan Winde says alternative energy sources must be high on the president's priority list during his address.

President Cyril Ramaphosa will deliver his State of the Nation Address (Sona) on Thursday night.

Premier Winde says he's hoping to hear about plans to create an enabling environment for renewable energy and independent power producers.

We have to find and we have to enable energy solutions.

Alan Winde, Western Cape Premier

The only way is to diversify and democratise our energy system.

Alan Winde, Western Cape Premier

We need to get open systems for energy.

Alan Winde, Western Cape Premier

He says the green economy has the potential to boost employment across the country.

Winde joined former journalist and author John Matisonn to discuss Ramaphosa's other key priorities for Sona, including job creation and safety.

Listen to the Premier in conversation with Kieno Kammies:

Listen to John Matisonn in conversation with Kieno Kammies:


13 February 2020 12:56 PM
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Cyril Ramaphosa
Alan Winde
Renewable energy
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