#AOW2019: Mantashe calls for gas investment

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liquefied natural gas (LNG) hub in the Coega Industrial Development Zone (IDZ), Minerals and Energy Minister, Gwede Mantashe called on foreign investors to help develop South Africa's fledgling gas industry.

Gwede Mantashe, SA minister of minerals and energy“The Coega IDZ will lay the foundation for new gas-to-power plants. It will also see the conversion of existing power plants from diesel to gas.

We also intend to use that location as a base for importing feedstock for the gas-to-liquids refinery in Mossel Bay,” Mantashe, resplendent in a shade of red more readily associated with the Economic Freedom Fighters, told delegates on the opening day of Africa Oil Week.

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