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Weekly SA coal report

The anti-coal rhetoric continues unabated, with environmental activists now suing South Africa’s Mineral Resources and Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe. China has confirmed it will not be funding any coal plants in South Africa, while it rolls out a massive bank reloaning facility domestically, focusing on safe, efficient, green and smart coal mining and processing, clean and efficient use of coal-fired power, industrial and residential heating, as well as comprehensive use of coal resources including the development of coalbed methane.

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