Coal

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,

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Energy player solidifies position in Southern Africa

AIM and AltX-listed energy development company Kibo Mining has completed the acquisition of an 85% interest in the Mabesekwa Coal Independent Power Project (MCIPP)...
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CER loses plea of postponement in water tribunal hearing

The National Water Tribunal, hearing an appeal in terms of The National Water Act brought by the Centre for Environment Rights on behalf of...
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Optimum coal mine tempts several potential buyers

Several companies are considering whether to buy the Optimum coal mine in Mpumalanga, South Africa. These companies include Exxaro Resources, Seriti Resources and Glencore. If...
Nkomati Anthracite

Unicorn Capital unearths the heart of Nkomati Anthracite

Current stakeholders and prospective investors will be thrilled to know that Nkomati Anthracite has been successfully redeveloped by Unicorn Capital Partners (formerly Sentula Mining). “These...
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The tangled web of the Guptas, Tegeta and Optimum coal mine

On 9 March, Kruger and Co Attorney’s decided to launch a court application on behalf of the National Union of Mineworkers to set aside the...
graphite

Tanzania president vows to support private sector/secure new energy supply

Speaking at the 11th Tanzania National Business Council meeting at the State House, the Tanzanian president has pledged to support the private sector. This is...
Greenpeace Africa

Eskom seeks to delay compliance with air pollution standards

Eskom has again applied to postpone compliance with the minimum emission standards for air pollution, this time for its Tutuka power station near Standerton....
renewable energy

Renewable energy will result in significant job losses

The Renewable Energy Independant Power Producer Procurement Programme was always aimed at ultimately reducing such significant reliance on coal-fired power, in the medium to...
Vibramech

South Africa’s fossil fuel future remains firmly founded in coal

Searches for cost effective, alternate sources of power generation outside of fossil fuels have to date not been proven successful in South Africa, and...
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Court application to be launched for NUM at Optimum

“On behalf of the National Union of Mineworkers, Kruger & Co Attorneys will be launching a court application to set aside the resolution taken...

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