Council For Scientific And Industrial Research (CSIR)
Ruan Fourie is an energy economist and the secretary of the council of the South African Association for Energy Economics. He has wide-ranging knowledge and experience in economic development analyses and the energy sector. His experience within the energy space stretches across categories such as Energy industry, markets and policy, demand and planning. He has been involved in various economic development studies, which incorporated liaison with communities to ensure local involvement. His skills have been applied in numerous economic impact assessments (IPP’s, mining companies), economic development (various governmental policy alignments and research), and feasibility studies (Fly ash and renewable energies).