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    Gold Fields eyes solar option

Gold Fields eyes solar option

GOLD Fields will start a six-month study into solar power to reduce its reliance on Eskom’s increasingly expensive and uncertain power supply. Gold Fields has just the South Deep mine

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    Miners can exploit opportunities in alternative energy

Miners can exploit opportunities in alternative energy

Prinesha Naidoo (Via: Moneyweb) JOHANNESBURG – South Africa’s mining directors did not act fast enough in response to the country’s energy challenges. That’s according to Thomas Garner, CEO of Cennergi, an

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    CSP for mines: Baseload and Storage a Must for Extractive Industry

CSP for mines: Baseload and Storage a Must for Extractive Industry

Joel Link is SolarReserve’s Vice President of Development. He is responsible for business development and power marketing of large scale solar thermal and photovoltaic (PV) energy projects throughout the Americas

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Why renewables are now a competitive alternative for mines in Africa

  Why renewables are now a competitive alternative for mines in Africa

With prices at grid parity in many countries renewables are now an attractive alternative  for mines across Africa. In this

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White-paper: The game-changing impact of renewable energy for mines

  White-paper: The game-changing impact of renewable energy for mines

NRG Renew has published a whitepaper on the benefits of solar energy as an independent energy source for the mining

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South Africa DOE Awards 100MW Solar Thermal Power Project to Consortium Led By SolarReserve and ACWA Power

The South Africa Department of Energy awarded preferred bidder status for a 100 megawatt (MW) Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) project

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Renewable Energy Expanding in South Africa

South Africa plans to triple electricity production from renewable-energy sources to help alleviate power shortages that caused rolling blackouts throughout

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10 factors driving renewables for mines

  10 factors driving renewables for mines

The mining industry is changing the way it manages energy. In recent years rising costs have driven the industry to

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Convert South Africa to exhibit at the Renewable & Mining Summit, Johannesburg

  Convert South Africa to exhibit at the Renewable & Mining Summit, Johannesburg

We are delighted to announce that Convert South Africa will be exhibiting at the Renewables and Mining Summit, Johannesburg June 23-24.

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