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Caltex rebrands to Astron Energy

Astron Energy has announced the details of rebranding Caltex stations across South Africa and Botswana...

10 hours ago

Exxaro helps fight GBV with R3,5m contribution to GBVF Response Fund

Exxaro has pledged R3,5m to the Gender-Based Violence and Femicide Response Fund in an effort to address GBV and femicide in South Africa...

1 day ago

Sibanye-Stillwater to buy French Eramet's Sandouville plant

Sibanye-Stillwater will buy Sandouville nickel hydrometallurgical processing facility from French mining group Eramet SA for €65m...

2 days ago

Zimbabwe sells gold refinery stake for $49m

Ten companies have agreed to pay $49m to take 60% of Zimbabwe's sole gold refiner and exporter, now owned by the central bank, finance minister, Mthuli Ncube, said...

30 Jul 2021

Eyeing energy transition, Ghana plans to speed up oil exploration

State-owned Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) is looking to acquire oil assets in order to accelerate exploration before a transition from fossil fuels reshapes the market, finance minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, said...

30 Jul 2021

Dutch court rules against Dos Santos in oil asset case - lawyers

A Dutch court has ruled a half-billion-dollar stake in the Portuguese oil company Galp linked to Angolan ex-first daughter Isabel Dos Santos must be handed over to Angola...

By Noah Browning & Sergio Goncalves 28 Jul 2021

Eskom working on replacing failing infrastructure

Eskom has committed to replacing its ailing infrastructure in Gauteng after experiencing an increased number of "pole-mounted" transformers and mini-substations that fail due to network overload...

28 Jul 2021

Implats Zimbabwe unit plans 185MW solar power plants

Impala Platinum Holdings Zimbabwe unit Zimplats plans to build two solar power plants with generation capacity of 185MW to power its operations...

27 Jul 2021

Developing countries need to chart their own course to net zero emissions

Translating complex climate science into language people understand has always been difficult. At various times, the aim of different climate policies has been holding average global temperature rise to 2°C or 1.5°C...

26 Jul 2021

How the rollout of South Africa's renewable energy plan is failing communities

South Africa's over-reliance on coal-fired power plants places the country among the world's top carbon emitters and does huge damage to the health of its citizens...

By Zoheb Khan 23 Jul 2021

South32 secures power agreement for South African Hillside smelter

A 10-year power supply agreement between South African utility Eskom and South32's Hillside aluminium smelter has been approved, providing price certainty for the energy intensive operation...

23 Jul 2021

Mozambique's gas ambitions rest on distant hope of peace

The future of Mozambique's gas ambitions hinges on its ability to end a deadly insurgency linked to Islamic State...

By Emma Rumney & David Lewis 22 Jul 2021

Rio Tinto to shut furnace at South Africa mineral sands project

Miner Rio Tinto has decided to shut a furnace at its Richards Bay Minerals (RBM) project in South Africa, as supply of the raw material used to fuel it was hampered by an "escalation in the security situation"...

22 Jul 2021

How local content in the renewable energy value chain can boost the economy

The wind power industry is expected to drive an estimated R40bn of investment each year for the next 10 years, with a fairly large portion of this coming from economic benefits of stimulating the local value chain...

21 Jul 2021

Sapref refinery to begin restart on 21 July

South Africa's largest crude oil refinery, Sapref, will begin restarting on 21 July, after temporarily shutting down as a wave of violent looting swept across the country, the operators said in a statement on Tuesday...

21 Jul 2021

August #WomensMonth made possible by the Intercare Group

Inviting your nominations of inspiring women to be featured in our exclusive August Women's Month interview series...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 20 Jul 2021

ESG and building resilience in the mining industry

The upheaval that was 2020 has put increasing pressure on the mining industry to to be more cognisant of its environment, social and governance (ESG) compliance requirements...

By Janine Espin 20 Jul 2021

Homegrown battery manufacturer secures R20m investment

I-G3N, the only Black empowered female-owned SME to successfully develop lithium-ion batteries specifically for the African continent, has successfully raised R20m from Edge Growth and the ASISA ESD initiative...

Issued by Edge Growth 1 day ago

NWU harnesses ozone technology as cost-effective Covid-19 combatant

The North-West University's (NWU's) researchers and innovators are working towards solutions to effectively destroy viruses, bacteria and fungi, including the coronavirus, on a large scale...

Issued by North-West University (NWU) 20 Jul 2021




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