Alternative Energy

Renergen warns of massive loss

GAS and helium producer Renergen warned today that it expects an increase of up to 91% in its loss per share and headline loss...

Govt. exploring massive R160bn green energy plan

THE government is considering a plan involving the establishment of a R160 billion facility to help debt-ridden Eskom wean off coal for electricity generation. The...

Renergen eyes new helium reserves at Virginia gas project

HELIUM and gas producer Renergen has appointed a well drilling contractor to drill a horizontal well for its Virginia gas project to establish a...

Botswana’s Shumba signs JV to build $1bn coal-to-liquid plant using coal...

SHUMBA Energy, the Botswana-listed firm, has signed an agreement with two Chinese companies that could lead to the develop of a $1bn coal-to-liquids plant...

US government provides $40m for Renergen’s gas project in SA

In a deal highlighting the increasing strategic global importance of helium, dual-listed gas and helium producer Renergen has secured a $40 million loan with...

Renergen appoints pipeline construction contractor for Virginia gas project

In the first major milestone since listing on the Australian Stock Exchange in June, Renergen announced that it has appointed EPCM Bonisana, a subsidiary...

Amplats, PGM join forces to develop next generation battery technology

JSE-listed Anglo American Platinum (Amplats) and NYSE-listed Platinum Group Metals (PGM) have launched a new venture to develop next generation battery technology using platinum...

Glencore to install new tech at Lydenburg smelter under-cutting cost of...

GLENCORE is to install a new power system as its Lydenburg ferrochrome smelter in South Africa that will significant undercut the cost...