Fury as Karpowership gets green light to access Ngqura, other ports

On the back of promises to generate power on its floating gas ships and feed into SA’s strained electricity grid, Karpowership has been granted access to three ports via a little-known clause “to safeguard national security”.

But the decision by the transport department to grant the Turkish gas-to-power ships access to the ports of Ngqura, Durban and Saldanha Bay for the next 20 years has not come without controversy and widespread scepticism. ..

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