•   Africa Edition | 14 November 2022 Coal is high on the agenda again as country representatives bang their heads together in Egypt to find ways of cutting carbon emissions in a bid to avert an even bigger climate change disaster. This puts South Africa on the spot. When it comes to dependency on coal […]

  • Exxaro secures Nersa registration for 80 MW solar project at its Grootegeluk coal mine Photo by Creamer Media's Donna SlaterExxaro Resources' Grootgeluk processing plant 13TH JUNE 2022 BY: MARLENY ARNOLDICREAMER MEDIA ONLINE WRITER ARTICLE ENQUIRY      SAVE THIS ARTICLE      EMAIL THIS ARTICLE FONT SIZE: –+ Diversified mining and renewable energy company Exxaro Resources and its wholly-owned subsidiary Cennergi has confirmed the successful registration of the 80 MW Lephalale Solar Project (LSP) by […]

  • https://www.dailymaverick.co.za/article/2022-06-08-the-past-present-and-future-of-sa-coal-fired-power-in-south-africa/ KOMATI, MEDUPI AND INTEGRATED RESOURCE PLAN The past, present and future of coal-fired power in South Africa  Illustrative image, from left: People living near the Komati Power Station search for coal. (Photo: Felix Dlangamandla / Daily Maverick | A decommissioned unit at the Komati Power Station. (Photo: Felix Dlangamandla / Daily Maverick) | A generating […]

  • New coal ‘inconsistent’ with spirit of $8.5bn climate partnership, US Treasury warns 7TH JUNE 2022 BY: TERENCE CREAMER CREAMER MEDIA EDITOR Any public steps by South Africa that were suggestive of new coal having a place in the country’s future energy mix would be inconsistent with the intentions of the Just Energy Transition Partnership (JET-P) signed at COP26 in November, US Treasury climate counselor John […]

  • nicole posted: “FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 17 May 2022 Contact: Nicole Rodel – nicole@priceofoil.org / +27842570627 (SAST) Kelly Trout – kelly@priceofoil.org / +1 717-439-0346 (CET) Greg Muttitt – gmuttitt@iisd.org (BST) Study: Existing oil, gas, and” Study: Existing oil, gas, and coal extraction sites need to be closed down to stay within 1.5C, findings show nicole May 17 […]