Tshwane Strengthening Project

NOTICE OF UPDATED ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT PROGRAMME FOR THE TSHWANE STRENGTHENING PROJECT PHASE 1 (CONSTRUCTION OF THE PHOEBUS SUBSTATION AND APOLLO-DINALEDI LOOP IN LOOP OUT POWER LINE (DEA REFERENCE NO.: 12/12/20/1524), GAUTENG PROVINCE

Applicant:  Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd

Amendment Request: Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd is requesting the Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) to approve the updated Environmental Management Programme (EMPr) for the Tshwane Strengthening Project Phase 1 (Construction of the Phoebus Substation and Apollo-Dinaledi Loop In Loop Out Power Line (DEA Reference No.: 12/12/20/1524) to comply with condition 22 of the Environmental Authorisation granted on 11 August 2010.  The updated EMPr has been amended to reflect site specific information from a final walk-through of the infrastructure footprints which was conducted in September 2019.

Project Location:  The project is located near the Soshanguve Township, ~ 30km from Pretoria, within the Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng Province.

 Updated EMPr available for Public Review and Comment:  Savannah Environmental has compiled an updated EMPr for public review and comment is available for a 30-day review and comment period from Thursday, 05 March 2020 until Monday, 06 April 2020 at the following location:

  • KT Motubatse Library, Ext 14, Soshanguve South

The updated EMPr can also be downloaded from Savannah Environmental’s website: https://www.savannahsa.com/public-documents/grid-infrastructure/

The due date for written comment is Monday, 06 April 2020.

To obtain further information and register on the project database, please submit your name, contact information and interest in the project to:

Ronald Baloyi of Savannah Environmental

P.O. Box 148, Sunninghill, 2157

Tel: 011 656 3237

Fax: 086 684 0547

Email: publicprocess@savannahsa.com

Website: www.savannahsa.com

 

March 2020

Documents for public review are available for download.

Please click publicprocess@savannahsa.com to access the document.

Contact Savannah Environmental

If you would like further details, please do not hesitate to contact any member of
our Environmental team at +27 (0)11 656 3237 / +27 (0)11 656 3256

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