Goal 7 Affordable and clean energy

Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all

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targets with data available for at least one indicator

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indicators with data available for South Africa


indicator coverage for Goal 7 in South Africa


South Africa currently has data on these targets for Goal 7 in their national policies.

Target 7.1 

Universal Access to Modern Energy

2/2 covered

Target 7.2 

Increase Global Percentage of Renewable Energy

1/1 covered

Target 7.3 

Double the Improvement in Energy Efficiency

1/1 covered

Target 7.a 

Invest In and Facilitate Access to Clean Energy Research and Technology

0/1 covered

Target 7.b 

Expand and Upgrade Energy Services for Developing Countries

0/1 covered

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Explore the Goal 7 in the context of South Africa through the latest related policies.

White Paper on the Energy Policy of the Republic of South Africa


White Paper On Renewable Energy


National Climate Change Response White Paper


Integrated Resource Plan 2019


2019 SDG Country Report