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28 April 2017
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30 Mar 2017
Big boost for platinum as world's mayors tackle urban air pollution
The plans of the mayors of the world’s biggest cities to tackle urban air pollution head-on are a major plus for platinum, which catalyses the exhaust systems of vehicles and is the key metal in...
28 Feb 2017
Platinum needs marketing, marketing and more marketing – RBPlat
Embattled platinum needs ongoing marketing, with producers needing to invest in the promotion effort and ensure that the metal does not continue to be demonised by the anti-diesel hype, Royal...
20 Feb 2017
dti: Government's drive to create fuel cell industry gathers momentum
The South African government’s efforts to develop a viable fuel cell manufacturing industry that will contribute in stimulating economic growth, creating jobs, generating export revenue and...
16 Feb 2017
dti: SA and Germany to host fuel cell bus workshop in Cape Town
The Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) in partnership with the German government, will host a fuel bus workshop at the South African Renewable Energy Technology Centre (SARETEC) in...
08 Feb 2017
Enormous global demand on way for copper, platinum, zinc – Friedland
Enormous global demand is building up for copper, platinum and zinc, driven by new technology, mitigation of health risks in hospitals and agricultural augmentation, Ivanhoe Mines executive...
03 Feb 2017
Local fuel cell manufacturing launch boost for platinum demand
The government-backed fuel cell plant launch scheduled to take place on the sidelines of the Mining Indaba in Cape Town has important potential demand implications for South Africa’s...
18 Jan 2017
Davos boosts platinum fuel cell outlook with hydrogen council launch
Hydrogen-powered fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEVs) offer the most natural solution for emission-free vehicles, discharging only water and requiring negligible change to current driving and...
13 Dec 2016
Platinum fuel-cell plant being built in Korea by Implats project supplier
The company that is building South Africa’s first multi-megawatt platinum-catalysed fuel-cell power plant in South Africa is simultaneously building an even larger fuel-cell power plant in Korea...
07 Dec 2016
Platinum fuel cell passes competitive muster at Implats
Impala Platinum Refinery and its partners are in the last phase of financial close for the introduction of 8 MW of off-grid electricity from a platinum-catalysed fuel-cell system that will make use...
05 Oct 2016
Govt working on out-of-court charter settlement – Deputy Minister
President Jacob Zuma has instructed the government to work hard to arrive at an out-of-court settlement on Mining Charter Three, Deputy Minerals Minister Godfrey Oliphant disclosed on Wednesday....
01 Sep 2016
Platinum supply cliff in sight – Implats
Underinvestment in platinum mining is poised to result in serious constraints in platinum supply from South Africa in the future. The early 2020s are foreseen as the years when the current scant...
08 Jun 2016
Platinum fuel cells to drive underground mine vehicles
From the lessons learnt at the forklift project at the Impala Platinum base metals refinery in Springs, the rollout of fuel cell-driven load haul dumpers at the 14 Shaft at Rustenburg Platinum mine...
06 Jun 2016
Expedite platinum fuel cells to boost economy – Deputy Minister
Deputy Minerals Minister Godfrey Oliphant has called for an acceleration of minerals beneficiation in general and the development of a platinum fuel cell economy in particular. Oliphant said that...
03 Jun 2016
Another step along South Africa’s road to platinum fuel cell rollout
South Africa has taken another step along the road to the local development of platinum-using fuel cells, which provide zero-emission electricity and heat in a world in search of clean power. The...
DST: Naledi Pandor: Address by Minister of Science and Technology, on Innovation's Business symposium, the Innovation Hub conference centre, Pretoria (02/06/2016)
South Africa has a great deal to do to address low economic growth, increased skills development, modernisation of infrastructure, and the creation of new business enterprises.
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