Percentages rounded from 2019 data.
📈 South Africa is rank 163 out of 195 countries for Climate Change.
South Africa is an IEA association country, rather than a member IEA country.
South Africa uses 5% energy from renewable sources compared to 88.69% energy from fossil fuel sources.
A list of some of South Africa's common climate change questions.
Currently there are no plans by South Africa's government to ban ICE cars, such as diesel and petrol..
Yes, South Africa have pledged to be a net zero country by 2050.
Yes, South Africa's electricity does still contain coal as part of the countries energy mix.
Yes, South Africa's does generate nuclear electricity.
Are you looking for your countries department for action against climate change? If so, the website below is South Africa's dedicated environment and global warming resource. We encourage everyone to put pressure on local and national government's to put climate change high on their priority and to push forward with climate positive laws.