Published on in “Business”, language — English. 44 pages.
Despite all the talk about renewable energy projects and nuclear power generation in South Africa, coal is still an important cog in the wheel. The South African energy sector relies on coal-fired power stations, whether we like it or not. And there is no shortage of coal in South Africa. Whatever direction the energy roadmap takes, coal will remain a critical part of it. More
After what started out as a dreadful
year for mining and with
the outlook for most
commodities everything but bullish,
there is a hint of optimism in the air
as the year 2016 draws to an end.
Eleven months ago the global mining
industry was in the doldrums. However,
despite the doomsayers’ dreary predictions,
there were subtle signs of recovery. Gold
and silver started showing signs of revival,
and a few months into 2016, gold mines in
South Africa... More