Posted by: APO | 31 July 2015

South African natural gas company makes clear its intention to contribute to the gas procurement programme in South Africa

South African natural gas company makes clear its intention to contribute to the gas procurement programme in South Africa

CAPE-TOWN, South-Africa, July 31, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ EnergyNet ( is delighted to announce specialised natural gas company Delta Natural Gas (DNG) as Forum Sponsor of the South Africa: Gas Options (SA:GO) investors’ briefing.



Taking place from 28-30th September at the Mount Nelson Hotel in Cape Town, this closed forum welcomes those responding to the recent gas to power procurement programme RFI and is held with the full support of the Department of Energy’s IPP Office.

In response to Delta Natural Gas’ support of the meeting, EnergyNet’s Damon Thompson noted, “The fact Delta Natural Gas has such experience in the sector as well as being a South African owned company reinforces their relevance to this programme and we are delighted to be working closely with them on this meeting, which has taken nearly two years for EnergyNet to develop for the IPP Office.”

DNG commented, “We have chosen to support SA:GO because we believe this conference is timely and will bring together the most important stakeholders in the industry in dialogue with Government. The involvement of the IPP Office will ensure that opinions and expertise are aired in order to best contribute to a Government policy that reflects both commercial realities and practical solutions to develop a gas to power industry that is also internationally competitive.”

During the meeting the Department of Energy’s IPP Office will present a timeline of actions for investors as well as examine the commercial opportunities for businesses developing gas-to-power and infrastructure projects.

Distributed by APO (African Press Organization) on behalf of EnergyNet Ltd.

For more information about this meeting:

Meeting dates: 28-30 September 2015

Venue: Mount Nelson Hotel, Cape Town

Contact: Amy Offord, Marketing Manager

Tel: +44 (0)20 7384 8068



About EnergyNet

EnergyNet ( has been producing investment forums and executive dialogues for Africa’s power sector for the last 18 years – in Europe, the USA, China and across the African continent. We work with 23 different governments and national utilities to facilitate investment summits where international investors can build relationships with credible African public sector stakeholders to advance access to power.

Best known for the Africa Energy Forum, the longest running meeting place for senior level decision makers in Africa’s power sector taking place in Europe each year, EnergyNet also produces the Powering Africa: Series- in-country investment meetings which provide a more detailed perspective on the investment landscape and power generation potential of countries such as Nigeria, Mozambique, Tanzania, Ghana Ethiopia, South Africa and Egypt. Our team spend over 220 days a year travelling to meet stakeholders across Africa, so relationships and investor insights are both our business and our passion.


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