Leading technology and electric car companies have been accused of failing to ensure minerals used in their products are not mined using child labour...
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KaXu Solar One concentrated solar power (CSP) project, in the Northern Cape, was on Wednesday, 15 November, presented with a Momentum of Change award by the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change
Wilson Johwa 1 day ago
LUANDA - Angolan President Joao Lourenco has fired his predecessor's daughter from her influential post as head of the Sonangol state oil company
Solar energy is to lead the race to new power generation over the coming decades, thanks in large part to China and India, the International Energy Agency said on Tuesday, 14 November
John Sanei, business innovation strategist, trend specialist, futurist and author of South African bestseller What's your moonshot?, has been invited to join Singularity University's panel of global speakers
Jessica Tennant 3 days ago
The Proposed Regulations Pertaining to the Financial Provision for Prospecting, Exploration, Mining or Production Operations were published for comment last week.
Garyn Rapson and Kirsty Kilner 3 days ago
New commitments and initiatives in energy, water and agriculture sectors were announced on Friday, 10 November, at the United Nations Climate Conference (COP23) in Bonn
No major changes to the existing fiscal regime for the oil and gas industry have been proposed by the Davis Tax Committee
Linda Ensor 3 days ago
Today saw the start of WindAc Africa 2017 - the annual "academic hour for wind power" hosted by the South African Wind Energy Association
Sindy Peters 14 Nov 2017
The environmental authorisation to construct and operate a new nuclear power station in Duynefontein has been challenged
The Davis Tax Committee has recommended that the special tax regime for the mining sector be abolished
Linda Ensor 14 Nov 2017
PIRAPORA - Brazil has lagged far behind in the shift to solar power, but the continent's biggest facility now being built in the south-east
The EnergyDrive truck, a custom-built vehicle, recently took to the Eastern Cape to teach learners about the benefits and uses of renewable energy technologies
South Africa's first 3D printing project using pure platinum was revealed at the Rapdasa (Rapid Product Development Association of South Africa) conference in Durban.
Sibanye-Stillwater has locked the three unions at its Kroondal PGM operations into a three-year wage agreement.
The 2017 version of the Mining Charter will also have a significant impact on mining sector service providers
Environmental activists wearing hazard suits marched onto one of the world's largest open-pit coal mines, near Bonn on the eve of 196-nation UN climate talks in the city.
A project which commenced in November 2014, TDS Projects Construction is now completing the installation of extensive ground handling infrastructure at Petra Diamond's Finsch Mine
With smart policy reforms and innovative business models, African countries can meet their Paris Agreement promises and catalyse trillions of dollars in private investments
The low oil price, competition for revenue growth and local talent, together with new expectations from investors and regulators has created an environment in the oil & gas industry ripe for disruption
The PIC has put Eskom on terms to install a new board by the end of November and is reviewing the basis on which it invests in all SOEs
Natural gas developer Renergen will stop funding a hydro-electric project in Ivory Coast so that it can focus on its Tetra 4 project in SA
Charlotte Mathews 1 Nov 2017
Sibanye-Stillwater says it has completed the consultation process with stakeholders to determine the fate of its struggling Cooke and Beatrix West operations
Two Kruger National Park's camps are now powered by the sun, thanks to grid-tied solar PV systems producing a total of 1,367KW of energy
While the payback period on commercial solar photovoltaic (PV) systems has decreased substantially to within five years or less, reducing the time depends largely on the property owner
Depressed uranium prices and the subsequent poor return for investors have had a hand in Peninsula Energy's decision to divest their interests in the Karoo Uranium Project
Advocate Cassim Moosa has been appointed as evidence leader in the the disciplinary hearing of suspended Eskom executive Matshela Koko