South Africa

Power & Utilities 

South Africa has one of the world's largest synthetic fuels industries, which accounts for nearly all of its domestic liquid fuels supply.

South Africa's energy sector is critical to the economy as the country relies heavily on its large-scale, energy-intensive mining industry. South Africa has only small deposits of conventional oil and natural gas and uses its large coal deposits for most of its energy needs, particularly in the electricity sector. Most of the oil consumed in the country, used mainly in the transportation sector, is imported from large producers in the Middle East and West Africa and is locally refined. South Africa also has a highly developed synthetic fuels industry, producing gasoline and diesel fuels from coal and natural gas. The synthetic fuels industry accounts for nearly all of the country's domestically produced petroleum since crude oil production is trivial.

 

Responding to industry issues

KPMG’s Global Power & Utilities network advises state-owned providers, global and national power and utilities businesses, and service companies across many regions worldwide. Through our Global Energy network you can access valuable thought leadership, events and webcasts developed for the Power & Utilities sector in the Americas, Asia Pacific and the Europe, Middle East & Africa region.

 

Major Projects: Investing in the future

 
Energy companies reevaluate their projects to ensure it will deliver value of the business, while ensuring effective risk and project management, controls and practices apply.

Shale Gas: A new global energy landscape

 
Shale Gas is transforming the energy sector, with the exploitation of significant shale reserves in various regions it is changing the face of the energy sector.

Transactions: Expanding your business

 
Energy companies are managing their risks and obligations, while moving to grow and focus their business through investments and transactions.

Global Power Conference

 

The KPMG Power Conference is a premier event for CEOs, divisional heads and financial executives of the power and utilities sector. The conference will take place on 7-8 October 2014 at the Riverbank Park Plaza in London, UK.

Events

KPMG Global Energy Conference

 

KPMG GCC Energy Conference

 

KPMG Global Power & Utilities Conference

 

Ahmed Jaffer

Ahmed Jaffer

Head of Power & Utilities Southern Africa

+27 (0)83 297 8920

Klaus Findt

Klaus Findt

COO of KPMG Global Infrastructure - Africa

+27 (0)83 289 9650