coal

A burning issue – what is the future of coal?

Renewable energy sources need to be explored but the world can't discard the role that coal plays in driving African economies.
tharisa caledonia

LIVE: Investing in Resources and Mining in Zimbabwe

The Harare Indaba is bringing together mining and investment communities interested in Zimbabwe as a mining investment destination.
South Africa

Attracting skilled immigrants to South Africa is key to growth

The South African Minister of Finance, Tito Mboweni, has touched on the importance of attracting skilled people to South Africa in order to support growth.
energy

Cobalt and lithium recycling low despite climate change concerns

A recently recent international study shows that lithium and cobalt recycling rates are low.
tin

Africa’s emerging tin champion

Tin is expected to benefit from the increase in demand considering it will play a significant role in the lithium-ion battery market.
renewable energy

Crowdfunding: funding resource for renewable energy

Small and innovative renewable energy projects battle to raise funds through formal channels. One possible solution is to fund them through crowdfunding.

Poll: Investment issues in Mining Charter – where do you stand?

The MCSA has, reluctantly, filed an application for the judicial review and setting aside of certain clauses of the 2018 Mining Charter.
eskom

How to solve the Eskom dilemma

Restructuring Eskom into separate functions is a sensible solution to many of its problems says law firm and consultancy Webber Wentzel.
orion lucapa

NDB and Eskom sign loan agreement

New Development Bank and Eskom have signed a loan agreement for Renewable Energy Integration and Transmission Augmentation Project.
magnis battery

Battery power’s lower costs threatens coal, gas

Levelized cost of electricity, or LCOE, for lithium-ion batteries has fallen 35% to $187 per megawatt-hour since the first half of 2018.

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