South African gas company commits to contribute gas procurement programme

Commercial Director of EnergyNet Damon Thompson with the CEO of Delta Natural Gas, DNG.

Commercial Director of EnergyNet Damon Thompson with the CEO of Delta Natural Gas, DNG.

03 August 2015, Sweetcrude/APO, Cape-Town — EnergyNet ( is delighted to announce specialised natural gas company Delta Natural Gas, DNG, as Forum Sponsor of the South Africa: Gas Options (SA:GO) investors’ briefing.

Taking place from 28-30th September at the Mount Nelson Hotel in Cape Town, this closed forum welcomes those responding to the recent gas to power procurement programme RFI and is held with the full support of the Department of Energy’s IPP Office.

In response to Delta Natural Gas’ support of the meeting, EnergyNet’s Damon Thompson noted, “The fact Delta Natural Gas has such experience in the sector as well as being a South African owned company reinforces their relevance to this programme and we are delighted to be working closely with them on this meeting, which has taken nearly two years for EnergyNet to develop for the IPP Office.”

DNG commented, “We have chosen to support SA:GO because we believe this conference is timely and will bring together the most important stakeholders in the industry in dialogue with Government. The involvement of the IPP Office will ensure that opinions and expertise are aired in order to best contribute to a Government policy that reflects both commercial realities and practical solutions to develop a gas to power industry that is also internationally competitive.”

During the meeting the Department of Energy’s IPP Office will present a timeline of actions for investors as well as examine the commercial opportunities for businesses developing gas-to-power and infrastructure projects.

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