Book Launch

South Africa’s Energy Transition 101

Watch author Dr Tobias Bischof-Niemz unpacking South Africa’s Energy Transition at the book’s official launch, which took place at the Wits Business School, in Johannesburg, on 21 August 2018. A video of the full launch, including the panel discussion, will follow.

To view a copy of the presentation, click on the following link: Book launch – TBN_21Aug2018_SENT

Launch In Photographs

Author Dr. Tobias Bischof-Niemz delivered the keynote presentation at the official launch of South Africa’s Energy Transition at the Wits Business School, in Johannesburg, on 21 August 2018. The event was hosted by the African Energy Leadership Centre.


Author Terence Creamer speaking during a panel discussion hosted as part of the book launch, while fellow author Tobias Bischof-Niemz looks on. To see the authors in conversation on South Africa’s Energy Transition click here.


Professor Rod Crompton (far right), Head of the African Energy Leadership Centre (ELC) at WBS, facilitated the panel discussion held as part of the book launch on 21 August 2018, in Johannesburg. The panel members (from left to right) comprised Dr Tobias Bischof-Niemz, who is the Head of Corporate Business Development at ENERTRAG AG and one of the book’s authors, fellow author Terence Creamer, who is Editor of Creamer Media’s Engineering News, Dr Tsakani Mthombeni, who is Group Head of Energy and Carbon at Gold Fields and
Nelisiwe Magubane, the Chairperson of Matleng Energy Solutions.