News and updates from the continent

Air quality standards compliance postponements

Air quality standards compliance postponements

Feb 25, 2015

A total of 37 applications for postponements of compliance time-frames for minimum air quality emission standards have been received from Eskom, Sasol, Anglo American Platinum and PPC, among others.

Kumba pilots next-gen climate change reporting tool

Kumba pilots next-gen climate change reporting tool

Feb 23, 2015

Kumba Iron Ore has submitted the first climate change report to London-based Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) using a digital reporting language that provides improved data analysis.

Rural African women become farmers with MIC’s Mkuhlu

Rural African women become farmers with MIC’s Mkuhlu

Feb 23, 2015

MIC’s Mkuhlu concept is now gaining traction in Thomo near Giyani, Limpopo, in partnership with the Department of Rural Development.

Transmission the cancer of Africa’s electricity market?

Transmission the cancer of Africa’s electricity market?

Feb 23, 2015

One hundred key decision-makers expected in Kenya from 25-27th March for the Powering East Africa meeting to discuss power and electrification opportunities for East and Southern Africa

Plans on track to tap into South Africa’s oceans

Plans on track to tap into South Africa’s oceans

Feb 23, 2015

Operation Phakisa has four priority areas: Marine transport and manufacturing, offshore oil and gas exploration, aquaculture, as well as marine protection services and ocean governance.