FTI Consulting published a report on the Energy Transition in South Africa in February 2020, which covered the shape and pace of South Africa’s energy transition across the power, liquid fuels and mining sectors. A few weeks later, a somewhat distant health and economic shock in China and Europe rapidly became front and centre in […]
The world is on a path of an energy transition which is changing the ‘what’ and ‘how’ of the way we produce, consume and conserve energy. Rising energy demand, decarbonisation and electrification is changing our relationship with energy. This, together with understanding the potential impacts of climate change and how this could transform the energy […]
This article gives an overview of the pivotal role of South Africa in the global mining industry and how mining has supported South Africa’s industrial development by contributing to growth, investment, employment and foreign exchange. In recent years, the South African mining industry has been in the doldrums and this has led commentators to ask […]
Around the world, the urgency of mitigating climate change is growing, with an increasing focus on lowering CO2 emissions and reducing the impact of development on the environment. Nowhere is this more critical than in Africa, which has one of the world’s fastest-growing populations, high levels of poverty, inequality and will be disproportionately impacted by […]
The urgency to mitigate climate change around the world is growing, with an increasing focus on lowering CO2 emissions. Nowhere is this more critical than in Africa, which has one of the world’s fastest growing populations, high levels of poverty, inequality and will be disproportionately impacted by climate events including cyclones and drought.
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