Eskom Coal Mines

  • Eskom secures new coal supply contract with Universal Coal

    Aug 06, 2019· ASX-listed coal miner Universal Coal has executed a Coal Supply Agreement with Eskom for of its production from its fourth operation Ubuntu colliery. Under the agreement, the Ubuntu colliery will deliver 1.2 Mtpa of thermal coal to Eskom with first coal delivery set for November 2019, with build-up of production over a short six-month period.

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  • [Eskom][Coal]Eskom plans to convert old coal mines and ...

    Apr 21, 2020· [Eskom] [Coal]Eskom plans to convert old coal mines and plants into g… Eskom plans to convert old coal mines and plants into gas, solar and wind power generators By Chris Yelland• 21 April 2020 Illustrative image | sources: Eskom CEO Andre de Ruyter.

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  • Eskom returns to cost plus mines in 100Mt coal procurement ...

    May 03, 2018· A COMBINATION of short-term and long-term coal procurement contracts would restore the integrity of Eskom’s primary power supply, a strategy that would include the recapitalisation of at least two of its fixed-cost coal suppliers in a return to the model, the utility said. “We are getting approvals to invest in our cost plus mines,” said Andre van Heerden, senior manager of integrated ...

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  • Coal Power - Eskom

    The remainder of South Africa's coal production feeds the various local industries, with 53% used for electricity generation. The key role played by our coal reserves in the economy is illustrated by the fact that Eskom is the 7th largest electricity generator in the world, and the largest coal-to …

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  • Molefe defends Eskom decision to buy coal from Tegeta

    Mar 02, 2021· Molefe defends Eskom decision to buy coal from Tegeta. Brian Molefe testified at the state capture inquiry about what led to Tegeta taking ownership of the Optimum coal mine …

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  • South Africa News: Eskom Coal Talks for Kusile Plant Drag ...

    Mar 19, 2020· Eskom Holding SOC Ltd. committee signed off on the start of talks with Anglo for as much as 17 million tons of coal a year from the New Largo mine, located near the Kusile power station northeast ...

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  • Eskom plans to convert old coal mines and plants into g...

    With Eskom being the country’s largest emitter of CO2 through the burning of coal for power generation, what is Eskom doing to reduce its carbon footprint, what are the key ingredients for...

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  • SA’s Competition Commission approves Seriti purchase of ...

    The deal will make Seriti the largest supplier to Eskom, South Africa’s state-owned power utility which buys about 120 million tons a year of coal to fuel is power stations. Seriti will control about 30% of the Eskom market annually. It had previously bought the domestic coal mines of Anglo American.

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  • I chose Eskom over Optimum – Brian Molefe

    Mar 02, 2021· Former Eskom chief executive Brian Molefe tore into Optimum Coal Mine for allegedly using its “good relationship” with then deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa to …

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  • South Africa News: Eskom Coal Talks for Kusile Plant Drag ...

    Mar 19, 2020· In the meantime, Eskom and Seriti have been negotiating the mining of mini-pit areas of New Largo, which could result in two million tons of annual production by the end of …

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  • Eskom in "advanced talks" with seven coal companies to ...

    Jun 02, 2020· SOUTH African power utility, Eskom, was in “advanced talks” with seven coal suppliers regarding negotiation of supply contracts which were “inflated above market price”. Andre de Ruyter, CEO of Eskom, said today in response to questions posed during a joint presentation to Parliament’s Appropriations Committee on May 27 that progress was being made.

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  • Our Mines | HCI Coal

    Production began in 2009 with the initial supply of 4 653 tons to Eskom. In March 2010, Palesa signed an eight-year contract to supply 160 000 tons of coal p/m to Eskom and in April, an additional 30 000 tons was negotiated. In 2014, the Department of Minerals and Resources granted another mining right over portions of the farms Rooipoort 440 JR.

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  • Eskom - Global Energy Monitor

    Eskom calls for 15 new coal mines. In July 2011, Eskom said it would need two-billion tons in new coal supplies to meet the demand of its current and planned coal-fired power stations over their operational lives. Eskom said that about 15 new coal mines, mainly in the Mpumalanga area, would have to come on line in the next two to four years ...

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  • The curious case of Jabu Mabuza and Eskom’s coal policy ...

    Dec 12, 2018· Anglo American Coal sold all its Eskom-tied coal mines and now focuses on exports. The mines the company sold are New Vaal, New Denmark, and Kriel, all …

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  • Eskom loses billions on coal contracts - The Mail & Guardian

    Apr 05, 2019· Eskom said other factors that influenced the price of coal included the geology of the resource and seam to be mined, and the mining method, the beneficiation method to be utilised, the yield ...

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  • Bankrupt Eskom to fund new coal - The Mail & Guardian

    Nov 08, 2019· These mines, last developed in 2007, were formerly part of Eskom’s DNA, and used to keep both coal prices and transport costs low. A free-for …

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  • Anglo strikes back after Eskom labels coal deal ...

    Jul 05, 2016· Eskom can source coal cheaply from other mines on the highveld by road going trucks or rail it. On the long term the state will bear the cost of repairing the roads which will go under punishment by overloaded trucks, injuries on the roads and insurance claims, environmental impact by coal dust between the mines and powerstation.

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  • Coal Procurement Process - Eskom

    Eskom owns and operates various coal-fired power stations which among them utilise coal of different quality specifications. In addition, Eskom is a responsible corporate citizen which procures its goods and services, including coal, from sources that meet all legislative and regulatory requirements.

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  • South Africa Coal and Lignite Mining and Coal Testing ...

    Mar 11, 2021· Under lockdown regulations, mines supplying coal to Eskom were allowed to operate normally, while other coal producers had to place their operations on …

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  • Manager Coal Supply -Re-Advert(Generation Division ... - Eskom

    Position : Manager Coal Supply -Re-Advert(Generation Division) Camden Power Station Vacancy type: Internal Task Grade : M16 Area of Speacialization : Responsible for the short, medium and long term coal supply needs of the power station. This includes planning, quality and quantity control, interaction with the different stakeholders, maintenance and monitoring of the coal supply, delivery ...

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  • How Eskom is transforming the R100bn-plus coal mine industry

    By: Matshela Koko, Group Executive for Generation at Eskom Coal mines play a crucial role in the South African economy. South Africa is the fourth largest coal producer in the world having produced 260Mt of coal in 2014 worth approximately R100bn. Of this, local consumption amounted to 183Mt (worth R54.7 bn), according to the Chamber of Mines.

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  • Cost-plus pricing was best coal supply model for Eskom ...

    Feb 28, 2019· JOHANNESBURG – Former chief executive of Glencore, Clinton Ephron, on Wednesday said that the cost-plus pricing model for contracts that Eskom entered into with coal mines …

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  • Home - Seriti

    These mines deliver approximately 24Mtpa of thermal coal to Eskom’s Lethabo, Tutuka and Kriel power stations, which collectively generate about 23% of the country’s electricity. Of the 6,000 employees working at these mines, around 3,800 people will continue working during this period. Where at all possible, employees are working remotely.

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  • MATLA COAL MINE - Exxaro

    Matla Coal is in the Highveld coalfield, immediately south of the Witbank coalfield. Matla is in Mpumalanga province, South Africa, some 15km west of Kriel and 63km south of eMalahleni. Two power stations, Kriel and Matla, are some 10km from the mine and it is contracted to supply bituminous coal to Eskom's Matla power station.

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  • Eskom fails to renegotiate coal contracts as it battles to ...

    Mar 07, 2021· Eskom, the power utility that supplies virtually all of SA’s energy, has been unable to renegotiate almost all its identified coal contracts that it regards as necessary to cut costs and the net ...

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  • Eskom declares force majeures on coal, unions angry wit...

    Apr 21, 2020· Coal mines that supply Eskom have been operating since the lockdown began. But as power demand has plunged – along with the state-run utility’s revenues – it seems Eskom has more coal than ...

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  • Contract Number Page 1 of 67 Annexure W

    1.1 Eskom requires Contract Coal in the quantities, for the duration and for the purposes mentioned in this Agreement. 1.2 The Supplier is the holder of the [Note: Insert name of the Mine] Mining Right in respect of the Coal Resource. 1.3 The Supplier wishes to sell, to Eskom, Contract Coal produced from coal mined pursuant

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  • Eskom plans to convert old coal mines. Dust Monitoring ...

    Jul 02, 2020· Eskom plans to convert old coal mines and plants into gas, solar and wind power generators By Chris Yelland• 21 April 2020 “This third article from the interview by Chris Yelland with André de Ruyter on 15 April 2020 covers Eskom’s response to climate change and the need for a just energy transition in South Africa towards a greener future.

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  • Eskom cancels six coal transport contracts

    Feb 06, 2017· Eskom currently moves about 40 million tonnes of coal using two road transportation channels. The first is a FCA which involves transporters that are directly contracted to Eskom.

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  • Naidoo pushes limits of plausible deniability on Eskom ...

    Feb 11, 2021· Former Eskom board member Pat Naidoo on Wednesday claimed at the Zondo commission that he endorsed the utility’s R1.68-billion prepayment for coal to Optimum without knowing that it would pave ...

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