South Africa’s iGas to build 2400 MW gas fired power plant

5 June 2009 – iGas, South Africa’s state-owned gas industry development company, said a 2400 MW power plant it is investigating at Coega in the Eastern Cape province could be ready in 2017.

Bloomberg also reported that iGas is studying a related liquefied natural gas import facility in the area, Chief Operating Officer Mike de Pontes said in a speech in Johannesburg on Thursday.