Kibo Mining provides update on definitive mining feasibility study

Tanzania – Kibo Mining, the Tanzania focused mineral exploration and development company, has released an update on its Coal to Power project, and announced...

Is innovation the answer to SA’s energy challenges?

By Karel Steyn, president – Southern African Association for Energy Efficiency The question “Can innovation solve our energy shortage challenges?” can be dealt with once...

SA Chamber of Mines president questions mining’s investment attraction

SA Chamber of Mines president, Mike Teke questioned mining's investment attraction during his recent presidential review - noting a number of areas which need...

Can junior coal miners help keep the lights on?

The Fossil Fuel Foundation (FFF) will, at its 10th Junior Coal Mining Ventures conference on May 28, 2015, discuss whether Eskom’s current coal supply...

Mining companies increasingly consider renewable energy in light of African power...

As a result of the energy problems confronting grid-tied mines in Africa, mining companies are increasingly considering developing and using renewable energy as a...

Eskom: Medupi’s unit 6 slowly inching towards output target

South Africa – Eskom announced on Thursday that unit 6 of the Medupi power station in Limpopo reached a new output level of 735...

Renewable energy revolution in SA is well underway

While South Africa grapples with constrained power supply and regular load shedding, a quiet revolution in renewable energy is taking place – often in...

Zambia power tariff must increase drastically to become cost reflective

Zambia – Zambia’s Energy Regulation Board technical regulation director Yohane Mukabe told delegates and media at the annual Copperbelt Mining Trade Expo & Conference (CBM-Tec)...

First Quantum to up stake in Sese coal & power project...

Mining major First Quantum Minerals will invest A$12 million within 18 months to increase its interest in ASX-listed coal junior African Energy Resources’ Sese...

Eskom reaches payment agreements with 10 municipalities

South Africa – Eskom has entered into payment agreements with 10 out of the 20 defaulting municipalities which owe the State-owned utility for non-payment...

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