Cabinet was briefed about the current state of the electricity system as well as progress on the Energy Action Plan.
The meeting discussed short and medium-term measures to ensure energy security, taking into account our immediate energy needs.
Cabinet noted the presentation by Minister Ramakgopa and directed that a further assessment of the electricity situation and measures to be taken be addressed at the next NECOM meeting that will be convened as speedily as possible.
Michael Currin - Acting Government Spokesperson
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