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South Africa coal news

TerraCom provides company update

TerraCom Ltd has announced the appointment of Megan Etcell as Interim Chief Financial Officer following a decision by the board to bring the role back to Australia.

 
 

Exxaro Resources develops 70 MW Lephalale Solar Project

Exxaro Resources Ltd, through its wholly-owned renewable energy subsidiary, Cennergi, is developing the 70 MW Lephalale Solar Project that will supply renewable energy to the Grootegeluk Complex.

 

China and international banks continue coal financing

Research by SEforALL and CPI has highlighted that, despite the many challenges facing coal, funders continue to finance coal-fired generation capacity in South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa.

 
 
 
 

Coal still a lifeline for South Africa as transition begins

Lesley Jeffrey, Principal Coal Geologist, SRK Consulting, argues that while the global focus on environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues looks to phase out coal as an energy resource, it remains a key contributor to South Africa’s economy.

 

Buffalo Coal granted environmental authorisation

Buffalo Coal Corp. has announced that the Republic of South Africa’s Department of Mineral Resources and Energy has granted an official Environmental Authorisation to Zinoju Coal Proprietary Ltd for the Balgray project.