Sol Invictus 4 Photovoltaic Solar Facility, Northern Cape Province
Project Name: Sol Invictus 4 Photovoltaic Solar Facility
Applicant: Cyralex (Pty) Ltd (to be Sol Invictus 4 (Pty) Ltd and Sol Invictus 6 (Pty) Ltd, respectively
Amendment request: Cyralex (Pty) Ltd is requesting the Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) to amend the project description as included in the environmental authorisation (EA) received on the 22nd of September 2016 as follows:
- The Photovoltaic (PV) panel height specification (as specified on page 7 of the EA) is to change from 3m, to 5m;
- Split the project EA for a 150MW solar facility into two (2) separate 75MW solar facilities; and
- Change in details of the Holder of the EA.
Project Location: The project site is located in the Namakwa District Municipality and the Nama Khoi Local Municipality on the following property:
- Portion 5 of the Farm Ou Taaibosmond No. 66
In terms of Condition 6 of the Environmental Authorisation and Regulation 31 of the EIA Regulations of December 2014, as amended, it is possible for an applicant to apply, in writing, to the competent authority for a change or deviation from the project description to be approved.
Motivation Report available for Public Review: Savannah Environmental has compiled a Motivation Report in support of the amendment application. The Motivation Report is available for public review and comment between the 29 August 2018 and the 1 October 2018 at www.savannahsa.com. The due date for written comment is 1 October 2018.
To obtain further information and register on the project database, please submit your name, contact information and interest in the project, in writing, to Savannah Environmental:
Rozanne Els of Savannah Environmental
Post: P.O. Box 148, Sunninghill, 2157 , Johannesburg
Tel: 011 656 3237 | Fax: 086 684 0547
Documents for public review are available for download.
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