Nuclear energy in South Africa
South Africa is the only country in Africa with a commercial nuclear power plant.Two reactors located at the Koeberg nuclear power station accounts for around 5% of South Africa's electricity producti...
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Thyspunt, Eastern Cape
Thyspunt in red with the other potential nuclear sites in blueThyspunt is a rocky stretch of coast approximately 12 km WNW of Cape Saint Francis in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa. It i...
Koeberg Alert
Koeberg Alert formed in 1983 and started out as a local campaign against South Africa's nuclear programme, in particular the construction of Koeberg Nuclear Power Station. Koeberg Alert is possibly t...
Vaalputs
Vaalputs is the only South African radioactive waste-disposal facility, called the Vaalputs Radioactive Waste Disposal Facility, operated by NECSA. The facility is located about 100 km south-eas...
SAFARI-1
SAFARI-1 is a 20 MW light water-cooled, beryllium reflected, pool-type research reactor, initially used for high level nuclear physics research programmes and was commissioned in 1965.The reactor is o...
South African Nuclear Energy Corporation
The South African Nuclear Energy Corporation (Necsa) was established as a public company by the Republic of South Africa Nuclear Energy Act in 1999 and is wholly owned by the State. The name is correc...
Schulpfontein, Northern Cape
Schulpfontein in red with the other potential nuclear sites in blueSchulpfontein is a coastal site near Hondeklip Bay in the Namakwa district of the Northern Cape province of South Africa. The site is...
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Bantamsklip, Western Cape
Bantamsklip in red with the other potential nuclear sites in blueBantamsklip is a rocky stretch of coast approximately 7 km SE of Pearly Beach in the Overberg district of the Western Cape provinc...
Pelindaba
27°56′2″E / 25.80056°S 27.93389°E / -25.80056; 27.93389Pelindaba is South Africa's main Nuclear Research Centre, run by The South African Nuclear Energy Corporation and was th...
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Brazil, Northern Cape
Brazil in red with the other potential nuclear sites in blueBrazil is a coastal site near Kleinzee in the Namakwa district of the Northern Cape province of South Africa. The site is approximately 85km...
Brazil, Northern Cape - Wikipedia
Earthlife Africa
Earthlife Africa is a South African environmental and anti-nuclear organization founded in August 1988, in Johannesburg. Initially conceived of as a South African version of Greenpeace, the group bega...
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Valindaba
27°56′36″E / 25.79972°S 27.94333°E / -25.79972; 27.94333The Valindaba site, also known as Pelindaba East or Y-plant, is an experimental uranium enrichment plant, located 35...
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South African nuclear program
As a member of the nuclear non-proliferation treaty, South Africa uses nuclear science for peaceful means. The South African nuclear program includes both nuclear energy and nuclear medicine. In the p...
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Koeberg
Koeberg in red with the other potential nuclear sites in blueKoeberg nuclear power station is a nuclear power station in South Africa. It is currently the only commercial one in the country, and the s...
Koeberg - Wikipedia
Rob Adam
Dr Robert Martin Adam is Group Executive: Nuclear at the Aveng Group. Prior to his appointment at Aveng in 2012, he was the chief-executive officer of the South African Nuclear Energy Corporation (NEC...