Kotulo Tsatsi Solar Development



Kotulo Tsatsi Energy PV1 Kotulo Tsatsi Energy (Pty) Ltd

Proposed Activity: The development of a 200MW solar photovoltaic (PV) facility and associated infrastructure.  Infrastructure associated with the solar PV facility will include:

  • Solar PV array comprising PV modules and mounting structures.
  • Inverters and transformers.
  • Cabling between the project components.
  • Integrated Energy Storage System (IESS).
  • Site offices and maintenance buildings, including workshop areas for maintenance and storage.
  • Laydown areas
  • Assembly plant
  • Access roads, internal distribution roads and fencing around the development area.

Project Location: Adjacent to the authorised Kotulo Tsatsi PV2 Facility, ~70km south-west of Kenhardt in the Hantam Local Municipality and the Namakwa District Municipality.  The project is  located on the following properties:

Kotulo Tsatsi Energy PV1 Portion 3 of Farm Styns Vley 280

Application for Environmental Authorisation: An application for Environmental Authorisation (EA) in terms of the National Environmental Management Act (No. 107 of 1998) (NEMA) and 2014 EIA Regulations (GNR 326) is being undertaken for the project.  The application is supported by a Scoping and EIA process.

EIA Report Available for Review: The EIA Report is available for download, review and comment on the Savannah Environmental website.  Visit our online stakeholder engagement platform at: https://www.savannahsa.com/public-documents/energy-generation/kotulo-tsatsi-solar-development/.  The 30-day review and comment period for the EIA Report is from Friday, 12 March 2021 until Thursday, 15 April 2021.  The final date to submit comments is Thursday, 15 April 2021

To obtain further information, register on the project databases and submit comments, please use the contact details below:

Nicolene Venter at Savannah Environmental

PO Box 148, Sunninghill, 2157

Tel: 011 656 3237

Mobile: 060 978 8396

Fax: 086 684 0547

Email: publicprocess@savannahsa.com

Website: www.savannahsa.com

Documents for public review are available for download.

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Register Interest - Kotulo Tsatsi PV1

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