Schulpfontein, Northern Cape

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Schulpfontein in red with the other potential nuclear sites in blue

Schulpfontein is a coastal site near Hondeklip Bay in the Namakwa district of the Northern Cape province of South Africa. The site is approximately 95 km south-west of the town of Springbok

The significance of this locale is that it has been identified as a possible future nuclear reactor site by South African electricity utility Eskom.[1] [2]


  1. ^ New Build News - January 2008, archived from the original on 2008-04-09, retrieved 2013-11-17 
  2. ^ "Location of the proposed Schulpfontein site in relation to the surrounding areas (Bulman, 2007)" (PDF). Retrieved 7 April 2015. 

Coordinates: 30°05′57″S 17°11′17″E / 30.099029°S 17.188092°E / -30.099029; 17.188092