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The shale gas industry in South Africa: Toward a science action plan. 31 August – 1 September 2017, Proceedings Report

dc.contributor.authorAcademy of Science of South Africa
dc.date.accessioned2017-12-06T10:27:53Z
dc.date.available2017-12-06T10:27:53Z
dc.date.issued2017
dc.identifier.citationPLEASE CITE AS FOLLOWS: Academy of Science of South Africa (2017) ‘The Shale Gas Industry in South Africa: Toward a Science Action Plan. 31 August – 1 September 2017 Proceedings Report’, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.17159/assaf.2017/0019. ISBN 978-0-9947117-4-8.en_ZA
dc.identifier.isbnISBN 978-0-9947117-4-8
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11911/92
dc.descriptionProceedings and other reportsen_ZA
dc.description.abstractThe objective of the conference was to showcase critical national reports on shale gas in South Africa; analyse the regulatory environment; and consolidate common findings and recommendations and provide a platform for debate. The conference was attended by 126 key stakeholders from government, industry and academia. African and international delegates also attend the conference. Among the 126 delegates there were 12 speakers and 9 panellists. The programme was divided into 7 sessions with the last session comprising 2 roundtable discussions. The opening address was delivered by Dr Phil Mjwara, Director-General of the Department of Science and Technology. Further notable representations were made by Mr Jacob Moatshe, Acting Deputy Director-General of Mineral Policy and Promotion at the Department of Mineral Resources (representing the Chair of the governmental Hydraulic Fracturing Monitoring Committee, Advocate Thabo Mokoena (DG of the DMR)), and Ms Busisiwe Khumalo, General Manager at the Eastern Cape office of the Premier.en_ZA
dc.description.sponsorshipDepartment of Science and Technologyen_ZA
dc.language.isoenen_ZA
dc.publisherAcademy of Science of South Africaen_ZA
dc.subjectHydraulic fracturingen_ZA
dc.subjectFrackingen_ZA
dc.subjectKarooen_ZA
dc.subjectEastern Capeen_ZA
dc.subjectNorthern Capeen_ZA
dc.subjectWestern Capeen_ZA
dc.subjectGas industryen_ZA
dc.subjectTechnologyen_ZA
dc.subjectResearchen_ZA
dc.subjectBaseline studiesen_ZA
dc.subjectRegulationen_ZA
dc.subjectGeologyen_ZA
dc.subjectGeohydrologyen_ZA
dc.subjectBiodiversityen_ZA
dc.subjectLandscapeen_ZA
dc.subjectWateren_ZA
dc.subjectEmissionsen_ZA
dc.subjectSquare Kilometer Arrayen_ZA
dc.subjectElectromagneticen_ZA
dc.subjectCapacity developmenten_ZA
dc.subjectSocio-economicen_ZA
dc.subjectDrillingen_ZA
dc.subjectCasingsen_ZA
dc.subjectBest practiceen_ZA
dc.titleThe shale gas industry in South Africa: Toward a science action plan. 31 August – 1 September 2017, Proceedings Reporten_ZA
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