EXCLUSIVE: Women in mining – wisdom from the front line

Exxaro executive head of coal operations, Dr Nombasa Tsengwa, shares her experience as a woman in the mining industry.

Minergy makes good progress at Masama coal project

“We have come such a long way and are pleased with developments at the mine site in Botswana," says Morné du Plessis, Minergy CEO.

B2Gold completes evaluation of Fekola solar plant

B2Gold has completed a preliminary study to evaluate the technical and economic viability of adding a solar plant to the Fekola mine site.

Global EV charging points to consume 250% more copper by 2030

Over 20 million electric vehicle charging points are expected to be deployed globally by 2030, consuming over 250% more copper than in 2019.

Eskom secures new coal supply contract

ASX-listed coal miner has executed a Coal Supply Agreement with Eskom for 100% of its production from its fourth operation Ubuntu colliery.
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Securing investment – advice for junior miners

Junior miners need to ensure they establish a relationship with and engage with investors on their project well in advance of the funding being required.
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Enel signs largest clean energy deal with global mining firm

Enel has signed a power purchase agreement with Anglo American for the supply of clean energy.

The gender pay gap: Five things women should know

Many women are still discriminated against, with most falling through the cracks when it comes to equal pay compared to their male counterparts.

Women in Energy: $1 billion dollars in negotiations

Kenya’s renewable energy infrastructure requires financing structures that put Joan Chahenza’s knack for negotiating and developing PPAs to the test.

Technology trends drive the future of mining

Rapid changes in technology are affecting what we mine, especially as many developing economies can now skip some of the stages of modernisation.

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