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Exxaro mine in peril after Eskom coal talks fail

Eskom will seek a new coal supply agreement for its Arnot power station after failing to reach terms with Exxaro - a development that could imperil Arnot mine.

Shumba to build $1bn coal-to-liquids plant supplied by Mabesekwa prospect

SHUMBA Energy, the Botswana-listed firm, has signed an agreement with two Chinese companies that could lead to the develop of a $1bn coal-to-liquids plant...

Eskom will have to pay more for coal as threat of...

SOUTH African power utility, Eskom, would be under increased pressure to pay more for coal in the coming years as it was running short...

CoAL sweating on Govt granting water licence

Coal of Africa is still waiting on the South African government to grant it water use licences for its contested Makhado and Vele coal ventures.

Wage talks for coal sector set to resume

Talks to end the coal sector strike were set to resume on Thursday, says the National Union of Mineworkers.

CoAL shares waiting on three key triggers

Shares in Coal of Africa are nearly 50% weaker since the beginning of the year, but management remains adamant the share will recover. Here’s three reasons why.

Optimum may extend Hendrina coal supply

Optimum Coal has offered to continue supplying Eskom's Hendrina coal mine beyond November whilst the Mpumalanga colliery undergoes business rescue.

China yet to approve SASOL coal-oil scheme

China's Ningxia region hopes building work will start this year on a major coal-to-oil project designed by South Africa's SASOL but central government has yet to give the go-ahead.

South32 says now is right time to resolve Eskom contract dispute

SOUTH32 wants to resuscitate discussions with South African electricity utility, Eskom, concerning a disputed supply contract with its Hillside aluminium smelter in the country's KwaZulu-Natal province. Responding...

Vitol speculated to take stake in CIC Energy

Dutch commodity trading group, Vitol, may take a 9.1% stake in Toronto-listed coal exploration company, CIC Energy, according to a report by Reuters.