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End of an era as Germany’s last black coal mine closes

For the remaining 1 500 workers the final shift promises to be an emotional one, culminating in a ceremony to be attended by the president

Undisclosed agreement with Glencore sets Eskom at ease

Eskom's sudden withdrawal of an objection to Glencore's merger with Xstrata, since coming to an agreement with the company, has puzzled observers.

SA plays power games with coal

President Jacob Zuma signed a bilateral energy agreement with Botswana President Ian Khama on August 31 to buy coal from that country.

A railroad to economic freedom

The decision to deliver coal deposits to either the Indian or Atlantic ocean has international implications, writes Roman Grynberg.

In the ANC’s crosshairs: New road map for coal producers

The ANC wants to ensure the state power utility's future needs are met, but it has also acknowledged the need to move to other energy sources.

‘Eskom could run out of domestic coal’

The regional strategy head of Anglo American has said Eskom could run out of domestic coal in the long term if there is no infrastructure development.

China reselling SA coal into Europe

At least four cargoes of South African coal were sold back to the original sellers by Chinese buyers during the past month, all coming from Europe.

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The finance minister suggests money should be found from the cash-strapped justice department

SABC retrenchment process set to be finalised on Friday

At a portfolio committee meeting on Tuesday, developing a sustainable funding model for the SABC was top of the agenda

Slain top cop blamed for not cooperating with police

The widow of Charl Kinnear submitted a petition to parliament to find out why protection services were withdrawn before her husband’s assassination

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