Coal is a fossil fuel. Different types of coal is mined including coking coal, thermal coal, metallurgical coal, anthracite. Coal includes coal mining, coal processing, electricity, power generation, coal-fired power stations, thermal power, clean coal technologies, Eskom, carbon, carbon tax, coal processing equipment, Richards Bay Coal Terminal, coal washing, export coal,


Solidarity seeks amendment of affirmative action legislation

Solidarity has asked the Labour Court to oblige government to implement the recommendations of a report on equality released by the SAHRC.

Digital transforms business and unlocks new revenue streams

Exxaro and Accenture have collaborated to digitally transform its business and unlock new revenue streams by managing the migration of its SAP solutions.
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Radical change in global mining is imminent

The mining sector has been relatively immune to the disruption felt by other industries in the past decade but now it is poised for a major shake-up.

Belfast coal mine to produce coal six months ahead of schedule

Exxaro has announced its new Belfast coal mine will start producing high grade thermal coal six months earlier than expected.

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Mbeya coal to power project EIA remains valid

Kibo Energy has been informed by Mbeya Power that its Water Rights, acquired during August 2018, were successfully renewed ahead of schedule.
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Self-funding in coal sector is key as banks retreat

Menar has stressed the importance of reinvestment of income from existing operations to fund growth in light of the reluctance of banks to fund them.

Mintek to award science vote research grants

Mintek will be awarding Science Vote research grants to researchers following a first “Open Call for Proposals made this year - totalled at R150 million.

A truly South African visionary provider of coal solutions

CEO of Multotec Group South Africa, Rikus Immink, shares some of the innovations the company has delivered in the coal sector.

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