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E&T Minerals: A Black-owned energy and trading company empowering Africa's youth

Meet Emmanuel Ngulube and Daniel Eyre: Africa's Future trading and mining leaders and founders of E&T Minerals...

Issued by E&T Minerals 18 Sep 2020

E&T Minerals announces bid for Optimum Coal Mine

South African commodity trading and brokerage house E&T Minerals is one of the companies/organisations bidding for OCM (Optimum Coal Mine)...

Issued by E&T Minerals 17 Sep 2020

Energy developments bode well for renewables

While the country continues to struggle with the crippling effects of prolonged load shedding, recent indicators point to a light at the end of the tunnel that is lit by renewable energy...

14 Sep 2020

Nersa notice paves way for 11,813MW new energy procurement

The National Energy Regulator of South Africa (Nersa) has issued a second concurrence to a Section 34 Ministerial Determination, which paves the way to procure 11,813MW of new electricity capacity...

11 Sep 2020

Possibility of load shedding increases

Eskom says the possibility of load shedding has increased, as a belt that feeds the Medupi units snapped on Wednesday...

10 Sep 2020

How we should be fighting Eskom's massive debt

The effective end of South Africa's Covid-19 lockdown has been compounded by the resumption of rolling blackouts, or load shedding to use the government's double speak...

7 Sep 2020

Eskom suspends two power station managers for non-performance

Eskom has summarily suspended managers at Tutuka and Kendal power stations following the escalation of load shedding to stage 4 during the past two days...

4 Sep 2020

Fossil fuel-based energy mix remains a challenge for South Africa

The main challenge facing South Africa is its fossil fuel-based energy mix that is heavily dependent on the mining industry for supplying coal and employment opportunities...

By Paul Nel 3 Sep 2020

Load shedding is here to stay

While South Africans celebrate the lifting of many Covid-19 restrictions and the full reopening of the economy, the news is not all good as Eskom has reported a severely constrained power system, resulting in continued load shedding...

3 Sep 2020

Court orders Eskom to restore full supply immediately

Eskom has been ordered by the high court to restore full maximum electricity supply to several areas in the Free State and Mpumalanga provinces immediately...

By Tania Broughton 2 Sep 2020

Operations resume at Camden Power Station

Operations at Camden Power Station in Mpumalanga have resumed after a successful project to relocate ash from an unsafe dam at the station...

28 Aug 2020

Eskom board fails to pitch for Parliamentary meeting

Eskom board members had more important things to do than attend an urgent virtual Parliamentary committee meeting to discuss the parastatal's dire financial situation.

27 Aug 2020

Covid-19 heats up energy transition in Africa

Covid-19 has amplified the existential crisis facing the fossil fuel industries, and has potentially accelerated the global transition to cleaner energies, with far-reaching consequences for economies in sub-Saharan Africa...

18 Aug 2020

Adapt or perish: Covid-19 accelerates the energy transition

Despite the dramatic consequences Covid-19 is having on the global economy, the energy transition will be accelerated by several years as trillions of dollars are expected to flow through economic relief packages...

14 Aug 2020

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