Energy

AEMFC failed to win Govt. support for Optimum bid – report

A BID by the state-owned African Exploration & Mining Finance Company (AEMFC) to take control of Optimum Coal Mines in consortium with a private...

Eskom running viability exercise on Medupi, Kusile as SA faces more...

ROLLING blackouts are to become a permanent feature of South Africa’s business landscape for up to two weeks as the country’s power utility, Eskom, attempts...

Exxaro will weigh Moranbah South for value against potential M&A

EXXARO Resources will weigh its participation in the Moranbah South joint venture with Anglo American against other potential merger and acquisition opportunities it has...

Exxaro weighs double-quick brownfields expansion drive as banks back off new...

EXXARO Resources kept the market guessing as to whether it would participate in the bidding for the South African thermal coal assets of South32,...

Exxaro to send test train from Grootegeluk in bid to ease...

EXXARO Resources will send a “test train” carrying coal to Eskom power stations in Mpumalanga province from its Waterberg operations in the Limpopo province...

MC Mining unveils share issue to pay for R468m first phase...

MC Mining unveiled details of R468m first phase metallurgical and thermal coal mining development – Makhado – in South Africa’s Limpopo province which will...

NUM planning Eskom strike in May as unbundling fears mount

THE National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) is planning a five-day strike at Eskom in protest against President Cyril Ramaphosa’s February proposals to split the...

SA coal miners lose “hundreds of millions of rands” following Mpumalanga...

COMMUNITY protests in South Africa’s Mpumalanga province may have cost the country’s thermal coal miners, including Anglo American, Glencore and South32, up to hundreds...

How taking the helm of coal miner MC Mining made David...

HE may once have sat at the other end of the negotiating table from former Zimbabwean president, Robert Mugabe, and dealt in platinum projects...

Wescoal, Assore: companies on different paths weighing similar goals

TWO resource companies known for their strict adherence to specialised metals production – Wescoal Holdings (coal) and Assore (steel feed minerals iron ore, manganese...