Home oil & gas SOUTH AFRICA Issue dated 06/02/2008 First Unconventional Projects A plan by the South African government to extract torbanite, an oil-rich type of coal, has run into opposition from environmentalists. [...] (263 words) This article may be accessed by subscribers and e-wallet holders (EUR 6) Log in to read more Already have an account? Log in Keep me logged in Forgot your password? OK Subscribe toAfrica IntelligenceorPay-Per-Article E-wallet starting from 30 EUR Subscribe or Pay-Per-Article Discover our offers Not reader yet?Create an account to access our FREE SECTION A free issue A selection of articles New editions' summaries Keyword notifications to follow people or topics of interest to you A free issue and a selection of free articles Summaries and email notifications Keep me logged in Create a free account Free Articles MOROCCO Business 03/07/2020 ESL & Network lays groundwork for World Bank, IMF gathering in Marrakesh ANGOLA Business 30/06/2020 Lourenço wants to make up for diamond road repair blunder CAMEROON Politics 26/06/2020 Army frustrated over treatment of Israeli-supervised special forces defending Paul Biya's twilight years Access the free section On the same subject LIBYA 27/05/2008 Bechir Saleh Interested in Phosphates Free Bechir Saleh, former chief-of-staff to Muammar Gaddafi and now boss of the Libya Africa Investment Portfolio, is continuing his push [...] SOUTH AFRICA 25/03/2008 Homeland’s Strategy in Coal Moves Ahead A key step in Homeland Energy Group’s strategy in coal, the granting of a mining licence for the Kendal coal [...] AFRICA 25/03/2008 Technical Alliance for Areva and Technip SA To help it achieve its aim of doubling uranium production [...] AFRICA 25/03/2008 More Sophistication Among Investment Funds Free African natural resources funds are coming up with increasingly sophisticated offerings and are touting their wares to wider audiences. On [...] SOUTH AFRICA 11/03/2008 Women at the Top in Coal Mining! After signing a memorandum of understanding with the Empowerment company Aphrodeities Mining last November, Takara Resources Inc (Canada) is pushing [...] SOUTH AFRICA 11/03/2008 AMCOL Secures Chrome Supply with Mine Buy Amcol International Corp, the industrial minerals giant which up to now has had no presence in exploration and extraction of [...] SOUTH AFRICA FRANCE 04/03/2008 Flurry of Energy Contracts During his visit to South Africa, French president Nicolas Sarkozy was accompanied by officials from all major French groups in [...] MOZAMBIQUE 26/02/2008 USD 2.7 Billion Indian Fund for Coal A consortium of Indian interests (Coal India, SAIL, Vizag Steel, [...] CANADA 05/02/2008 Malcolm Brierley Canada’s Centric Energy has just hired a British national, Malcom Brierley, to serve as its exploration director. Holding a geology [...] SOUTH AFRICA 05/02/2008 Advising IPSA The Independent Power Southern Africa group (IPSA), which operates several [...] DRC 05/02/2008 Rush on East African Rift Two new companies are positioning themselves on acreage on the banks of Congolese lakes. [...] CONGO 05/02/2008 KNOC Finally Debuts on M'Boundi Thwarted in its bid to acquire Burren, the South Korean firm has picked up Tullow Oil's stake on M'Boundi. [...] GABON 05/02/2008 Metallon Tries its Luck in Oil A leading South African mining entrepreneur, Mzi Khumalo, has acquired a stake in Societe Gabonaise de Raffinage (SOGARA). [...] SOMALIA 05/02/2008 Seeking End to Oil Dispute Somalia’s Transitional Federal Government (TFG) is presently in talks with the breakaway province of Puntland on a compromise concerning oil. [...] SPECIAL OFFER 15% OFF your subscription to AfricaIntelligence.com SUBSCRIBE Offer available until 31/07/2020 SPECIAL OFFER 15% OFF your subscription to AfricaIntelligence.com - Region SUBSCRIBE Offer available until 31/07/2020 Previous Next Receive prompts for these topics SOUTH AFRICA Baniettor Mining BHP Billiton Bird Life South Africa Central Energy Fund Delta Coal Mining Delta Mining Consolidated Sasol Create a freenotification What is a notification?