South Africa: No Time for Fossil Fools, Says Activists on South Africa's Push for Coal Power #AfricaClimateCrisis

South Africa: No Time for Fossil Fools, Says Activists on South Africa's Push for Coal Power #AfricaClimateCrisis

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[allAfrica] Minerals and Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe, who at the opening of the Africa Energy Week conference in Cape Town called for "African solidarity" in his defence of fossil fuels, has drawn criticism from Greenpeace. Mantashe's stance is based on the idea that developing nations are less inclined to adopt a just transition over developed ones as their economies are more dependent on investment in fossil fuels.

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