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Nuclear will place economy in dire danger – economist

South Africa's fiscal situation already places the economy in dire danger and the latest Cabinet reshuffle - apparently a clear attempt to put nuclear power plans back on track - only...

State of the Nuclear: Energy minister reveals the way forward

During a wide-ranging interview with Energy Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi on Friday 4 August 2017, EE Publishers investigative editor Chris Yelland took the opportunity to get an update from her on the...

South Africa grows share of global nuclear medicine market

The global nuclear medicine market, which includes radioisotopes and medical equipment, was valued at over US$11-billion in 2016, and is now projected to reach nearly US$20-billion by 2021. Nuclear medicine uses tiny amounts of radioactive isotopes...

Eskom influence growing in proposed South African nuclear tender

According to AFKInsider The “fear of nuclear” and criticism of South Africa’s new nuclear build program are largely about the cost rather than the technology, says Brian Molefe, CEO of Eskom, South Africa’s public electricity utility. ...

Karoo uranium reserves may be 10 times estimate

According to Kevin Crowley of Fin24, Peninsula Energy, an Australian-listed uranium explorer and producer, said deposits of the nuclear fuel buried in South Africa’s semi-arid Karoo region may be 10 times...


Liquor industry urges government to prepare to lift alcohol ban

The liquor industry is once again calling on government to lift the ban on alcohol. Their latest call is based on suggestions by the...