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Coal to Liquids (incorporating Sasol Mining)

Synfuels expansion will rely more on gas than coal

By: Martin Creamer     24th October 2008 When Sasol Synfuels increases its capacity by 20% from 2015, 5% of the expansion will rely on coal as a feedstock and 15% on natural gas. The entry of natural gas at Secunda has meant a curtailment of growth in demand for coal and hence coal production. 

EIAs to assess coal reserve potential

By: Fatima Gabru     24th October 2008 Environmental consulting services Bohlweki-SSI Environmental has been appointed by petrochemicals giant Sasol and State-owned utility Eskom to undertake environmental impact assessments (EIAs) to assess the potential for underground coal gasification (UCG) in Mpumalanga’s coal fields. 

Charter compliance simultaneously providing Sasol with growth opportunity

By: Martin Creamer     26th October 2007 Ixia's ten-year lock-in reflects long-term nature of mining investment, creates sufficient time for return 

SA coal at Saudi level of oil equivalent

By: Martin Creamer     26th October 2007 South Africa has as many barrels of oil equivalent in its coal reserves as Saudi Arabia has in its oil reserves, says Sasol CEO Pat Davies. 

Sasol to build new coal mine in Secunda

By: Martin Creamer     26th October 2007 The coal-mining arm of the Sasol group, Sasol Mining, will be spending R1-billion worth of capital in the 12 months to June 30, 2008, new Sasol Mining MD Hermann Wenhold tells Mining Weekly. 

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