Fast-tracking low carbon development in SA

Source: Mechanical Technology

It is not well known that many of the burdens of carbon offset schemes have been significantly reduced through innovations in recent years, through mechanisms designed to reduce the barriers in accessing carbon finance while maintaining the credibility of the programmes and the integrity of the carbon …

Source: Rapport

Die tesourie paai die kritici van koolstofbelasting dat die inkomste hieruit aanvanklik gebruik gaan word om te keer dat elektrisiteitspryse verhoog.

Die belofte kom te midde van ‘n openbare deelnameproses oor hoe koolstofafsette hanteer moet word. Die proses gaan hand aan hand met regulasies oor koolstof­ belasting omdat …

Source: IT WEB

Konica Minolta South Africa, a division of Bidvest Office, recently hosted a media forum at its head office in Ormonde, where new members of the management team were introduced and a number of its CSI partners shared an update on its social development projects.

Alten Hulme, chief …

Source: City Press

Independent power producers are hoping to trade on the JSE in the next three years so that consumers are not forced to use Eskom any more.

Promethium Carbon, consultants in the green energy industry who recently compiled guidelines for independent power producers (IPPs), has even had exploratory …

Source: Polity

Creamer Media’s Energy Roundup is a monthly report providing a synopsis of energy-related news from South Africa during the past month.

The May 2016 roundup covers activities across South Africa for April 2016 and includes details of the National Energy Regulator of South Africa’s proposal to introduce a …

Source: Mining Weekly

Creamer Media’s Energy Roundup is a monthly report providing a synopsis of energy-related news from South Africa during the past month.

The May 2016 roundup covers activities across South Africa for April 2016 and includes details of the National Energy Regulator of South Africa’s proposal to introduce …

Source: Engineering News

Creamer Media’s Energy Roundup is a monthly report providing a synopsis of energy-related news from South Africa during the past month.

The May 2016 roundup covers activities across South Africa for April 2016 and includes details of the National Energy Regulator of South Africa’s proposal to introduce …

Source: Engineering News

Carbon and climate change advisory firm Promethium Carbon launched its Independent Power Producers (IPPs) Guideline last month to assist prospective IPPs in navigating through the procedures required to license new electricity generation facilities in Southern Africa.

The guideline outlines the background policies and regulatory processes for IPPs …

Source: 25 Degrees in Africa

Promethium Carbon, in cooperation with Harmony Gold, launched an online toolkit to facilitate the development of sustainable and bankable projects which will focus on generating renewable energy, rehabilitating mining impacted land and creating jobs. This toolkit was launched during a function that was hosted at …

Source: Rapport

Onafhanklike kragverskaffers kan binne die volgende drie jaar krag aan groot kragverbruikers verkoop sodat hulle nie Eskom hóéf te gebruik nie.

Aanvanklik sal die onafhanklike kragverskaffers (OKP’s) kontrakte met groot kragverbruikers sluit, maar mettertyd kan daar ’n verhandelingsplatform vir elektrisiteit ontstaan wat aan die JSE gekoppel kan wees.…

Source: African Review Magazine

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“Mining has traditionally impacted heavily on land, both within the boundaries of the mining operation and in surrounding areas…there is a sustainable way to approach mining land rehabilitation which is cost and environment conscious.” Robbie Louw, director, Promethium Carbon

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Source: EE Publishers

It is not well known that many of the burdens of carbon offset schemes have been significantly reduced through innovations in recent years, designed to reduce the barriers in accessing carbon finance while maintaining the credibility of the programmes and the integrity of the carbon credits generated.…

Source: My News Room

On Thursday 17 March, Promethium Carbon, in cooperation with Harmony Gold, launched an online toolkit to facilitate the development of sustainable and bankable projects which will focus on generating renewable energy, rehabilitating mining impacted land and creating jobs.  This toolkit was launched during a function that …

Source: Engineering News

Carbon and climate change advisory company Promethium Carbon, in partner-ship with gold major Harmony Gold, has developed and launched a toolkit to facilitate the development of sustainable and bankable projects on mining-impacted land.

The initiative also has a strong socioeconomic upliftment focus.

The toolkit will focus on …

Source: Alternative Energy Africa

Promethium Carbon has launched their Independent Power Producers Guideline, together with the Electricity Market Reform in Southern Africa Report.

“The aim of the Guideline is to assist prospective independent power producers (IPPs) navigate through the procedures that are required to license new electricity generation facilities within …