Energy

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...

Eskom official said he was ordered by top management to pay...

AN Eskom employee described receiving an instruction to pay nearly R659m in less than three hours on an invoice submitted by Tegeta Exploration &...

SA coal entrant intends market disruption, praises “beautiful” South32 assets

SAKHILE Ngcobo, a shareholder in South African coal entrant, Sibambene Coal, said the company intended to buy assets or establish joint ventures with existing...

Wescoal to help resuscitate Arnot Coal in serendipitous fuel supply boost...

ESKOM is set to secure coal from an unlikely source after former employees of Exxaro Resources' Arnot mine enlisted the help of Wescoal Holdings...

Wescoal rings in executive changes as Nedbank Capital’s Demana takes CEO...

MID-cap coal mining firm, Wescoal Holdings, said it had appointed Nedbank Capital resources banker, Reginald Demana, as CEO of the company, effective from April....

Eskom to lay criminal charges for coal contract with Tegeta Exploration

ESKOM, the South African government-owned power utility, has laid criminal charges against Tegeta Exploration & Resources regarding a corrupt coal contract, said BusinessLive citing...

Number of Gloria coal mine deaths increases to 18 after rescuers...

THE number of illegal miners killed in a gas explosion that occurred at the disused Gloria coal mine increased to 18 after rescuers recovered...

UPDATED: AMCU Issues 7-Day Strike Notices to Gold, Platinum Producers

The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) has issued seven-day strike notices to several gold and platinum companies in protest against Sibanye-Stillwater's plans...

SA govt’s AEMFC to pump R1bn into Optimum Coal after winning...

AFRICAN Exploration & Mining Finance Company (AEMFC), a company owned by the South African government, said on Tuesday evening it had been awarded an...

Motsepe’s AREP will not benefit from President Ramaphosa’s proposed unbundling of...

PATRICE Motsepe, chairman of African Rainbow Energy and Power (AREP), said the separation of Eskom into three separate entities would not benefit his company...