PROPOSED CONSTRUCTION OF THE B2GOLD NAMIBIA (Pty) Ltd 66 kV POWER LINE
Proponent: B2Gold Namibia (Pty) Ltd
Status: Open for Public Participation
Sector: Energy, Infrastructure & Construction, Mining & Minerals
B2Gold Namibia (Pty) Ltd has identified the need to upgrade their power supply in order to meet the energy demands resulting from the expanding mining infrastructure. As such, B2Gold Namibia (Pty) Ltd, on behalf of NamPower (Pty) Ltd, proposes to build a 220 kV overhead transmission power line.
ECC’s Role in the project
Environmental Compliance Consultancy (ECC) has been engaged by B2Gold Namibia (Pty) Ltd (the proponent) to undertake an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) and an Environmental Management Plan (EMP) in terms of the Environmental Management Act No 7 of 2007 and its Regulations.