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Au 1294.21 $/oz
Pt 1463.50 $/oz
Feb 19, 2014
When the fuel cell industry takes off it will be a multibillion dollar industry, generating thousands of jobs and significant wealth. Thanks to an ambitious state-of-the-art scientific programme, South Africa is ready for its slice of this pie, says Dr Olaf Conrad,...
Feb 07, 2014
A smart new building at the top of the University of Cape Town’s upper campus is the backdrop for one of South Africa’s most exciting energy research projects. Here the HySA (Hydrogen South Africa) Catalysis Centre, part of the South African government’s...
Sep 13, 2013
South Africa should urgently invest in the development of the human resources and knowledge linkages required to maximise the economic and social benefits associated with its large-scale platinum-group metals (PGMs) endowments or risk losing out on the value-addition...
Jun 14, 2013
South Africa is further advancing its strategy of developing commercial activities in hydrogen and fuel cell technologies with the launch of the Hydrogen South African (HySA) Infrastructure Centre of Competence (CoC) in the North West province. The HySA...
Jun 03, 2013
South Africa is further advancing its strategy of developing commercial activities in hydrogen and fuel cell technologies with the launch of the Hydrogen South African (HySA) Centre of Competence (CoC) in the North West province. The HySA Infrastructure CoC is...
Jan 25, 2013
Established in 2008 and falling under the aegis of the Department of Science and Technology (DST), the Technology Innovation Agency (TIA) exists to encourage, facilitate and help technological innovation in South Africa across the whole economy, with the intent of...
Oct 31, 2012
Platinum producer Impala Platinum (Implats) is partnering with South Africa’s Department of Science and Technology (DST) on the development of hydrogen and fuel-cell products, announcing that it would cofund a R6-million niche project over three years. The project...
Nov 08, 2011
Although South Africa is unlikely to be an early adopter of large-scale hydrogen energy technologies, the country could benefit, in terms of business and jobs, in servicing the emerging hydrogen economy segment around the world. “If we start to develop specific,...
May 27, 2011
The Southern African Association for Energy Efficiency Convention 2011 (SAEEC2011) and exhibition will be held on November 16 and 17, at Emperors Palace, Gauteng.
Mar 31, 2011
Oct 30, 2008