R/€ = 14.84 Change: 0.02
R/$ = 12.07 Change: 0.05
Au 1339.45 $/oz Change: 8.79
Pt 1006.00 $/oz Change: -10.20


Wind, solar can supply bulk of South Africa’s power at least cost, CSIR model shows 

By: Terence Creamer     22nd August 2016 The dramatic fall in the cost of supplying power from wind and solar photovoltaic (PV) plants has moved the global electricity supply industry beyond a critical “tipping point”, which leading energy scientist Dr Tobias Bischof-Niemz says is irreversibly altering the operating model, with... 

Palabora iron-making plant nearing commercial operation

By: Ilan Solomons     12th February 2016 The shortage of high-quality scrap metal and the challenging economic climate have provided a boost for local metallic iron units producer Iron Mineral Beneficiation Services (IMBS) and State-owned development finance institution the Industrial Development Corporation’s (IDC’s) SupaScrap... 

Drives technology increases efficiency

     2nd October 2015 Technology provider Emerson Industrial Automation’s Control Techniques drives technology makes mining equipment, such as conveyors, more effective, thus assisting the extractive industry in achieving energy savings. Emerson Industrial Automation is a subsidiary of global industrial, commercial,... 


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