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Regulations on Power Generation by Municipalities in the Pipeline


Department of Mineral Resources and Energy Regulations governing how municipalities can procure or develop their own power generation are being drafted. The mineral resources and energy minister, Gwede Mantashe, confirmed…

Biofuels Regulatory Framework Released


Department of Mineral Resources and Energy The Biofuels Regulatory Framework has been released. The mineral resources and energy department published the Regulatory Framework in Government Gazette 43003. Cabinet approved the…

Upstream Petroleum Development Bill on Track


Department of Mineral Resources and Energy The mineral resources and energy minister, Gwede Mantashe, has revealed that positive comments on the Draft Upstream Petroleum Development Bill have been received so…

Mine Health and Safety Guidelines Drawn Up


Department of Mineral Resources and Energy 17 January 2020 Three guidelines under the Mine Health and Safety Act (MHSA) have been drawn up. The mineral resources and energy department published…

Housing and Living Conditions Standard for Mines in Place


Department of Mineral Resources and Energy 12 December 2019 A Housing and Living Conditions Standard for the mining industry is in place. The mineral resources and energy department published the…

Minimum Emission Standards for Medupi Under the Spotlight


Department of Public Enterprises 12 December 2019 Eskom has applied for alternative limits in terms of Minimum Emission Standards (MES) for Medupi Power Station. Notification of the application has been…