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COP26: South Africa Gets $8.5B Boost to Wean Off Coal

2021-11-3  The partnership between South Africa and the wealthy nations which include the US, the UK, Germany, France, and the EU, is the first of its kind, and will involve the disbursement of $8.5 billion over the next three to five years to help the country shift towards a low-carbon economy. This green funding will go towards establishing renewable ...

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South Africa reaches deal to move away from coal at

2021-11-3  At COP26 on Tuesday, the largest carbon emitter in Africa struck a deal with several industrialized countries, including the U.S., for funding its much-needed shift from coal.. The big picture: The $8.5 billion deal with the U.S., Britain, France, Germany and the European Union will finance a "Just Energy Transition Partnership" to reduce emissions and ensure coal workers

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COP26: South Africa hails deal to end reliance on coal

2021-11-3  South Africa is set to receive $8.5bn (£6.2bn) to help end its reliance on coal in a deal announced at the COP26 climate summit. President Cyril Ramaphosa has called it a "watershed moment". The country is currently a major emitter of greenhouse gases as a result of its addiction to coal, which it uses to generate electricity.

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Just transition from coal a delicate balancing act. Man...

2021-11-24  South Africa depends on coal for 74% of its primary energy and 87% of its electricity. This large injection of funds will not only help finance the repowering and repurposing of old coal-fired ...

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Vele Colliery Mine next to the Mapungubwe National Park

2020-6-15  [4] Limpopo Mirror. MC Mining gets go-ahead to restart Vele colliery (Venter 2018) [click to view] [5] Reuters. Coal of Africa mine may harm environment: South Africa (2010) [click to view] [17] Mining and Communities.

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Out of time: Climate talks go past deadline over coal, cash

2021-11-12  Going into overtime Friday night, negotiators at U.N. climate talks in Glasgow were still trying to find common ground on phasing out coal, when nations need to update their emission-cutting pledges and, especially, on money. Talks are at a “bit of a stalemate,” and the United States, with support from the European Union, is holding back talks, said Lee White,

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Out of time: Climate talks go past deadline over coal ...

2021-11-13  Climate COP26 Summit China's chief negotiator Xie Zhenhua, right, walks with John Kerry, United States Special Presidential Envoy for Climate at the COP26 U.N. Climate Summit in Glasgow, Scotland, Friday, Nov. 12, 2021. Going into overtime, negotiators at U.N. climate talks in Glasgow are still trying to find common ground on phasing out coal, when nations need to

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Nations strike climate deal with coal compromise - The ...

2021-11-13  John Kerry, United States Special Presidential Envoy for Climate, center, confers during a stocktaking plenary session at the COP26 U.N. Climate Summit in Glasgow, Scotland, Saturday, Nov. 13 ...

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Out of time: Climate talks go past deadline over coal ...

2021-11-12  GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Going into overtime Friday night, negotiators at U.N. climate talks in Glasgow were still trying to find common ground on

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Former coal company execs to go on trial for skirting ...

2021-11-26  FILE - Coal is hauled out of the Midway mine Tuesday, April 14, 2009, in Centertown, Ky. A group of former coal company officials will go on trial in Kentucky next week for allegedly skirting federal rules meant to reduce deadly dust in underground mines.

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Coal of Africa gets the go ahead for its Makhado Project ...

2015-5-19  The miner was granted a New Order Mining Right (“NOMR”) for its flagship Makhado hard coking and thermal coal project in South Africa's Limpopo Province. Coal of Africa gets the go ahead for ...

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COP26: South Africa Gets $8.5B Boost to Wean Off Coal

2021-11-3  The partnership between South Africa and the wealthy nations which include the US, the UK, Germany, France, and the EU, is the first of its kind, and will involve the disbursement of $8.5 billion over the next three to five years to help the country shift towards a low-carbon economy. This green funding will go towards establishing renewable ...

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[EXPLAINED] SA gets R131 billion to manage its transition ...

2021-11-4  The R131 billion finance agreement to help South Africa’s transition away from coal is a globally significant, first-of-its-kind deal The deal explicitly addresses Eskom’s debt burden and the ...

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The cost of coal in SA: dirty skies, sick kids - Moneyweb

2021-11-4  The United States, Britain, France, Germany and the European Union on Tuesday provided that effort a big boost, offering $8.5 billion to help South Africa transition off coal. Eskom’s green push ...

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Building new coal power will cost South Africa's economy ...

2021-11-15  Building new coal power will cost South Africa's economy jobs and billions of rands - research ... but our traditional go-to for that is pumped storage.

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Hot Air Inc: Will R131-billion enable a just transition...

2021-11-13  For South Africa, a larger portion of the funding to achieve the shift was secured in the first week of COP26, when the country entered into a just transition union with the UK, US, EU, Germany ...

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Nations strike climate deal with coal compromise - The ...

2021-11-13  John Kerry, United States Special Presidential Envoy for Climate, center, confers during a stocktaking plenary session at the COP26 U.N. Climate Summit in Glasgow, Scotland, Saturday, Nov. 13 ...

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Out of time: Climate talks go past deadline over coal ...

2021-11-13  Out of time: Climate talks go past deadline over coal, cash From the This morning's top headlines: Nov. 12 series By FRANK JORDANS, ANIRUDDHA GHOSAL and SETH BORENSTEIN Associated Press

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‘Nothing else here’: Why it’s so hard for world to quit coal

2021-11-1  DHANBAD, India (AP) — Every day, Raju gets on his bicycle and unwillingly pedals the world a tiny bit closer to climate catastrophe. Every day, he straps half a dozen sacks of coal pilfered from mines — up to 200 kilograms, or 440 pounds — to the reinforced metal

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Former coal company execs to go on trial for skirting ...

2021-11-26  FILE - Coal is hauled out of the Midway mine Tuesday, April 14, 2009, in Centertown, Ky. A group of former coal company officials will go on trial in Kentucky next week for allegedly skirting federal rules meant to reduce deadly dust in underground mines.

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Coal of Africa gets the go ahead for its Makhado Project ...

2015-5-19  The miner was granted a New Order Mining Right (“NOMR”) for its flagship Makhado hard coking and thermal coal project in South Africa's Limpopo Province. Coal of Africa gets the go ahead for ...

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South Africa's Eskom CEO sees end to crisis in shift from coal

2021-12-1  South African state power utility Eskom sees an opportunity to emerge from years of crisis by shifting from coal-fired power generation towards natural gas and renewables, its chief executive told ...

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CoAL gets environmental OK for Vele - IOL

2017-1-30  CoAL gets environmental OK for Vele. Johannesburg - Coal of Africa Limited (CoAL) says the Department of Mineral Resources has given it the environmental go

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[EXPLAINED] SA gets R131 billion to manage its transition ...

2021-11-4  The R131 billion finance agreement to help South Africa’s transition away from coal is a globally significant, first-of-its-kind deal. The deal explicitly addresses Eskom’s debt burden and the ...

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Just transition from coal a delicate balancing act. Man...

2021-11-24  South Africa depends on coal for 74% of its primary energy and 87% of its electricity. This large injection of funds will not only help finance the repowering and repurposing of old coal-fired ...

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Building new coal power will cost South Africa's economy ...

2021-11-15  Building new coal power will cost South Africa's economy jobs and billions of rands - research ... but our traditional go-to for that is pumped storage.

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Coal gasification: Ministry proposes tax sops for syngas ...

2021-11-22  A blueprint for the 'National Coal Gasification Mission' prepared by the Union coal ministry has proposed 15% methanol-blending target with petrol to encourage investments in the sector. It also ...

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African Development Bank kicked civil society to the curb ...

2021-11-5  African Development Bank Group headquarters in Le Plateau, the business district of the Ivorian capital Abidjan. - (Photo by ISSOUF SANOGO/AFP via Getty Images) It was one of the biggest ...

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Asia's coal crunch easing as supply rises, China wields ...

2021-11-1  In effect this would put a ceiling on coal prices of 528 yuan a tonne. That's about a third of the current spot price at Qinhuangdao and half the front-month futures contract, which expires on Jan. 10. In other words, China, the world's biggest producer, consumer and importer of coal, still has some way to go to lower coal prices.

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Out of time: Climate talks go past deadline over coal ...

2021-11-12  Delegates pack the hall at the COP26 U.N. Climate Summit in Glasgow, Scotland, Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021. A climate activist wearing a mask of

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