COAL MINE GIVES HOPE TO MPUMALANGA COMMUNITY

  Phalanndwa Colliery is a coal mine in South Africa’s Province of Mpumalanga and has played a major role in uplifting the lives of residents in Victor Kanye community the

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GETTING TO KNOW PHALANNDWA COLLIERY BETTER

  There is nothing intriguing in life than seeing something that you have been studying about unfolds right before your eyes. On October 23, 2018 Journalism students, journalists and a

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PHALANNDWA COLLIERY CANYON COAL

  Phalanndwa colliery is located 10km east of Delmas mpumalanga, commenced mining in October 2010 and was fully operational inclusive of its wash plant in 2013. Canyon coal extracts 120

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COAL IS EXTRACTED HERE AT PHALANNDWA COLLIERY MINE

The current economic status in South Africa focuses more on mining activities, as their additional way of fast-growing the economy. The coal which is obtained from collieries in South Africa

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TRANSFORMATION LIES AT THE HEART OF ENSURING A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE IN MINING

TRANSFORMATION LIES AT THE HEART OF ENSURING A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE IN MINING Established in October 2010, the Phalanndwa Colliery open cast coal mine serves as a source of livelihood for

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PHALANNDWA COLLIERY LOOKS TO EXTEND LOM BY 8 YEARS

Coal exploration and mining company, Canyon Coal is looking to extend the current one year life of mine (LOM) at its Phalanndwa Colliery, an open-cast operation located some 20km outside

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THE MINE FOR THE PEOPLE

Mining investment company Menar invited Journalists to their Canyon Coal Mine in Phalanndwa Colliery Delmas Mpumalanga Province. It was a two-days project aiming at equipping Journalists with greatest competence needed

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THE RESILIENCE OF COAL IN SOUTH AFRICA

Prior to and since our visit to the Phlanndwa colliery on the outskirts of Delmas in Mpumalanga, I had been considering the fuel’s sustainability and future in South Africa and

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PHALANNDWA COLLIERY CONSCIOUSLY PLAYS ITS PART TO THE DELMAS COMMUNITY

Mining companies can longer ignore the impact of mining on surrounding communities. A sunny Tuesday morning, we travel to Canyon Coal’s Phalanndwa Colliery, about 10 km from Delmas, Mpumalanga. Surrounded

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PHALANNDWA, THE DELMAS COAL MINING CAPITAL

They say all roads lead to Rome, but except for this one bumpy, dusty and gravelly paved, which twists its way and heads straight for the coal mining capital, granting

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MINING COMPANIES SPEAK OUT

According to Alan Mabbet, the general manager of Phalanndwa Colliery, managing stakeholders sometimes takes up more time than attending to actual operations of a mine. Phalanndwa is an open cast

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HOW TO KEEP THE LIGHTS ON AND THE POLAR BEARS ALIVE

The Phalanndwa Colliery coal mine in Mpumalanga has committed to uplifting the community of the Victor Khanye Municipality where it is situated by employing 82% of local residents at mine.

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HOW TO KEEP THE LIGHTS ON AND THE POLAR BEARS ALIVE

The world is shrouded in a cloud of smoke as countries continue to manufacture and industrialise while polar bears die in the Arctic Circle and scientists try to figure out

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MENAR ACADEMY REPORT

Menar Academy a project of Vuslat Bayoglu’s Menar Holdings company has provided a once in a lifetime opportunity for Journalists and journalism students to learn from the mining experts and

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PHOTOS: TOUR TO PHALANNDWA MINE, DELMAS

Bordering the Gauteng and Mpumalanga border, Canyon Coal’s Phalanndwa Mine is nestled between Eskom’s Kendal and Kusile Power Stations, surrounded by other coal mines and tiny communities – about 10km

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THE FUTURE OF COAL MINING IN SOUTH AFRICA

  JOURNALISTS VISIT CANYON COAL’S PHALANNDWA COLLIERY South Africa produces additional of 255 million tons of coal and consumes almost three-quarters of that domestically. South Africa is one of the

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THE 2017 FREE MINING JOURNALISM TOUR TO PHALANNDWA COLLIERY MINE

  On the 6th of September 2017, the Menar Academy and Canyon Company has done a great Job by offering 19 journalists across Gauteng province a trip to Phalanndwa operating

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COLLIERY VISIT PROMOTES COAL INTEREST

  Becoming better acquainted with the scorching South African sun, some first-time visitors – such as this journalist – to junior coal mining company Canyon Coal’s Phalanndwa Colliery, in Delmas,

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MINING AND MEDIA TOWARDS THE FUTURE OF CIVILIZATION

The South African mining industry is to this day some-what between 100 and 150 years of age since the discovery of diamond in the 1860s. For all these years, it’s

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CANYON COAL’S PHALANNDWA COLLIERY

Reading or studying about mining is one thing, but being on the ground and experience the operation and watch all unfold right before your eyes, that, that is a thrill.

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THE COLOSSAL SPACE OF PHALANNDWA CANYON COAL

  Phalanndwa Colliery is situated approximately 15km outside the town of Delmas. It has its own general safety such as “zero tolerance policy with regard to drugs and alcohol”. All

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IS MINING A PLACE FOR WOMEN? CANYON COAL PROVES THAT IT DOES.

  170 years! This is the length of time that our society will take to put an end to the distance that separates men and women. The estimate of the

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