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Green finance in Africa
  • White & Case LLP
  • Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa, Zambia, Ethiopia, Africa, Gabon, Ghana, Angola, Kenya
  • February 7 2018

Achieving sustainability objectives through innovative funding of climate-change projects. The first green bond was issued only ten years ago, but


Health and Safety - Ensuring an Investable Interest in Africa
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • South Africa
  • February 6 2018

Over the years, Africa has seen some encouraging developments in health and safety. While progress is evident, there is still a lot of work to be done


The global war against coal: What does the future hold for coal?
  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa, Global
  • February 5 2018

During the past few years there has been a slump in the global demand for coal, similar to other commodities. This has largely been caused by


Overhaul of financial provision regime takes a step in the direction of legal certainty
  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa
  • February 5 2018

The mining sector had to grapple with the near insurmountable task of having to, within a relatively short transitional period, comply with


Throttling the goose that laid the golden eggs
  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa
  • January 26 2018

The prolonged uncertainty created by the introduction of Mining Charter III and the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Amendment Bill B 15D


Draft Carbon Tax Bill released for comment
  • ENSafrica
  • South Africa
  • December 16 2017

On 14 December 2017, the South African National Treasury published a Draft Carbon Tax Bill (the “Bill”) for public comment, with the comment period


“Breaking ground” to calculate mineral royalties on unrefined minerals
  • ENSafrica
  • South Africa
  • November 22 2017

The 2014 changes to the South African Mineral and Petroleum Resources Royalty Act, 2008 (the "Royalty Act") have left mining companies and extractors


No trade, no deduction - a judgment about s11(a) of the Income Tax Act
  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
  • South Africa
  • November 17 2017

The Taxpayer had concluded two separate agreements with ABC for the delivery of coal to ABC during the 2002 and 2003 calendar years (Coal Agreements


Casting Shadows: Corporate PPAs
  • Baker McKenzie
  • South Africa
  • November 15 2017

Schedule 2 of the Electricity Regulation Act, 2006 (ERA) regulates categories of generation facilities and electricity resellers who are exempt from


Proposed Financial Provisioning Regulations for Mining Rehabilitation Released for Comment in RSA
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • South Africa
  • November 15 2017

On 10 November 2017 the Minister of Environmental Affairs published Proposed Regulations Pertaining to the Financial Provision for Prospecting