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,

Wescoal

Delay in Wescoal Mining claw-back and rights offer

Coal mining and trading company Wescoal Mining has announced that some of the conditions precedent to its combined claw-back and rights announcement have not...

Kibo Mining reveals optimised financials for Mbeya coal project

Tanzania - Kibo Mining, the Tanzania focused mineral exploration and development company, has "significantly" improved financials for its Mbeya Coal-to-Power-Project (MCPP) coal mine component. The company...

Keaton Energy withdraws Sterkfontein project coal reserve estimate

JSE-listed coal miner Keaton Energy has temporarily withdrawn its Mpumalanga-based Sterkfontein coal reserve estimate for 2013 and 2014. The estimate was originally based on the results...

NUM coal strike may affect supply if prolonged

Over 30 000 National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) members from the South African coal sector went on strike on Sunday 4 October after wage...

Thermal coal prices plummet to all time lows

Thermal coal prices have plummeted, averaging more recently about $50/t from South Africa and Australia. Coal prices haven’t been this low since 2007 and commodity...

Universal Coal reiterates ‘take no action’ request, opens data room for...

South African coal miner Universal Coal reiterated its take no action advisory to its shareholders on Thursday after IchorCoal tabled its takeover offer the...

IchorCoal makes its offer to Universal Coal shareholders

Following initial bid delays, IchorCoal on Wednesday provided its offer document in relation to its cash offer for the entire issued and to be...

Resource Generation coal project Boikarabelo secures construction funding

The Resource Generation coal project Boikarabelo, which represents one of South Africa’s largest remaining coal deposits in the Waterberg coal fields, can now proceed...

Potential new coal-fired power plant for Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe could have a second coal-fired power plant which could assist the country and its neighbours' power needs which continue to climb every year. This...

Coal IPPs to gain momentum in fulfilling energy needs in southern...

With the Southern African power pool facing a net power deficit, Venmyn Deloitte says coal-fired energy will continue to remain relevant, in turn encouraging...

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