Department of Minerals and Energy

 
Jacob Zuma's secret nuke 'stitch-up'
Jacob Zuma's secret nuke 'stitch-up'
President Jacob Zuma personally negotiated a nuclear deal with his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, say highly placed government and ANC...
'Secretive' department must come clean
'Secretive' department must come clean
The department of mineral resources promised this week to introduce a streamlined system for public access to information after a report accused it...
R120-billion clean power boom
R120-billion clean power boom
Will renewable energy be the growth catalyst this decade that the World Cup was in the last?
Eskom 'must put SA's needs first'
Eskom 'must put SA's needs first'
South Africa's electricity exports are under the spotlight, as the threat of load shedding hit home this week when power utility Eskom warned that...
Fuel shortages well into January
Fuel shortages well into January
Fuel shortages at petrol stations in inland provinces will probably last until around the third week in January, the energy department said on...
AmaDiba win major battle in war against Xolobeni miners
AmaDiba win major battle in war against Xolobeni miners
Minerals and Energy Minister Susan Shabangu has revoked the rights to mine in the Kwanyana Block at Xolobeni, on the Wild Coast, the Legal...
New energy laws may scare off investors
New energy laws may scare off investors
Green lobbyists fear that draft regulations on electricity generation, released by government in January, may undermine investment into renewable...
Petrol price at pump to differ from base price
Petrol price at pump to differ from base price
Actual petrol price changes at the pump will differ from the change in the base price as announced by the Department of Minerals and Energy on...
Renewable energy gets a kick-start
Renewable energy gets a kick-start
The Private Member's Bill on Feed-in Tariffs, unveiled two weeks ago, has ignited hope that South Africa might finally use its abundant wind and...
Good news for motorists as petrol price set to drop
Good news for motorists as petrol price set to drop
The retail price of petrol will decrease by between 25 cents and 29 cents a litre on Wednesday October 1, the Department of Minerals and Energy...
Nuclear or bust?
Nuclear or bust?
A final decision on whether South Africa will extend its nuclear power capacity is expected within the month, if not sooner.
Xolobeni mining 'can't be stopped'
Xolobeni mining 'can't be stopped'
Thirteen years ago a strong environmental campaign saved the St Lucia dunes from being mined. This time the Minerals and Energy Department will not...

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