Phezukomoya Wind Power (Pty) Ltd and Hartebeesthoek Wind Power (Pty) Ltd appointed Arcus to undertake the amendment application process to split the authorised Phezukomoya Wind Energy Facility (WEF) into 2 separate WEFs. Details of the developments is listed below:
|Name of Development||Applicant||DEA Reference No.||Date of EA|
|Phezukomoya Split 1 Wind Energy Facility and Associated Infrastructure
|Phezukomoya Wind Power (Pty) Ltd
|Hartebeesthoek West Wind Energy Facility and Associated Infrastructure||Hartebeesthoek Wind Power (Pty) Ltd||14/12/16/3/3/2/1028/2/AM1||25/03/2020|
With reference to the applications listed in the table above, please be advised that the Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) has decided to grant Environmental Authorisation (EA) to the Applicant(s) on 25 March 2020. As per the General Notice issued by the Minister of Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment, timeframes were suspended due to COVID-19 as of 27 March 2020. A copy of the General Notice and Government Notice No. 650 is available below. A copy of the EA(s) and reasons for the decision are available for download below.
Appeal Procedures: An appeal may be filed against this decision in terms of the National Appeals Regulations, 2014. Attention is drawn to Chapter 2 of the National Environmental Management Act, 1998 (Act No. 107 of 1998) (NEMA) (as amended) under GN R 993 in Government Gazette No. 38303 dated 08 December 2014 (National Appeal Regulations, 2014), which prescribes the appeal procedure to be followed. The National Appeal Regulations, 2014 as amended are available for download below. An appellant must submit an appeal to the appeal administrator and a copy of the appeal to the applicant, any registered Interested and Affected Party (I&AP) and any organ of state with interest in the matter within 20 days from the date that the notification of the decision was sent to the I&APs by the applicant.
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Appeals must be submitted to : Director: Appeals and Legal Review, Department of Environmental Affairs
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To obtain the prescribed appeal form and for guidance on the submission of appeals, please visit the Department’s website at https://www.environment.gov.za/documents/forms#legal_authorisations or request a copy of the documents at email@example.com.
Please click on the link below to download a copy of the Environmental Authorisation(s) and the National Appeals Regulation 2014, as amended.
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