Mining and Energy

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Small and Medium Scale Miners Under the Spotlight

Department of Mineral Resources

The mineral resources minister, Mosebenzi Zwane, has vowed to intensify support to small and medium scale mining enterprises in 2018.

The minister was speaking at the opening of the 2018 Annual Investing in African Mining Indaba in Cape Town.

Eskom Application for Additional Renewable Energy Approved

Department of Public Enterprises

Eskom’s application to buy additional renewable energy from Independent Power Producers has been approved.

In a statement, the public enterprises department confirmed that Eskom had applied to the public enterprises minister in January 2018 to purchase additional energy.

NERSA Seeks Comment on Eskom MYPD3 Applications

Department of Energy

Comment has been called on Eskom’s third Multi-Year Price Determination (MYPD3) Regulatory Clearing Account Year 2 (2014/15), Year 3 (2015/16) and Year 4 (2016/17) applications.

The energy department published the call for comment in Government Gazette 41402.

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