Posts tagged as Sasol

South African coal faces bleak outlook

South Africa’s coal mining industry is on the brink of permanent decline as the country’s main export markets prepare to reduce reliance on imports and global divestment from fossil fuels increases at an exponential rate. Eskom and Sasol, which together take nearly two thirds of the 250-million t of coal produced by South African mines […]

Impacts and health effects of air pollution by Eskom, Sasol Synfuels and Natref

. A new study report on the air quality and health effects of air pollution by Eskom, Sasol Synfuels and Natref in and around South Africa’s Highveld Priority Area (HPA) provides shocking evidence of the harmful effects caused by these organisations to the environment and to human health. The study report by Dr Gray is […]

MESA mastering the fourth industrial revolution

  The eighth annual MESA Africa conference was held on 17 and 18 November in Ruimsig, Johannesburg.  The theme was “Mastering the fourth industrial revolution: Smart MOM 4 Industry”. Delegates were welcomed by Daniel Spies, chairman of MESA Africa, who gave feedback on recent developments in MESA Africa: its establishment as a non-profit corporation (NPC); […]