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PAIA Requests for Environmental Records

Request to Department of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries for entities that have applied for and/or have been granted, Environmental Authorisations

1 February 2021

Requestee:
Department of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries
Reference Number:
CER-2021-DEA-0001
Status:
Granted

The Centre For Environmental Rights requested copies of the following records:

  • List of all the entities and/or persons that have applied for, and/or have been granted, Environmental Authorisations (EA) in terms of Chapter 4 of the Environmental Impact Assessment Regulations, 2014 as amended (published under GN R982 in GG 38282 of 4 December 2014) and National Environmental Management Act 107 of 1998, for the development and related operation of facilities or infrastructure for the generation of electricity from non-renewable resources (coal and gas)
  • The list is restricted to applications for coal-fired and gas-fired power generation facilities with the electricity output of 20 megawatts (MW) and above, during the period of January 2016 to date (January 2021).

The following were the documents received from the Department:

For further information please email [email protected].