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Anglo American commits to halve indirect emissions by 2040

Anglo American sets 2040 target to halve indirect emissions. The company plans to deploy 2MW hydrogen fuel cell and battery hybrid pilot trucks at its operations in South Africa. UK-based mining firm Anglo American has pledged to bring a 50% reduction in its indirect greenhouse gas emissions, also known as Scope 3 emissions, by 2040.

Anglo American's history in South Africa - Mining Technology

In 1996, one year before women were legally allowed to work underground in South Africa, Jeannette took her first job at Anglo Vaal. While most women could not get underground for that real mining experience, as a geologist Jeannette was lucky enough to exploit a loophole. "Women could only go underground for two reasons," says Jeannette.

Mining from every angle – Anglo American South Africa

In 1996, one year before women were legally allowed to work underground in South Africa, Jeannette took her first job at Anglo Vaal. While most women could not get underground for that real mining experience, as a geologist Jeannette was lucky enough to exploit a loophole. "Women could only go underground for two reasons," says Jeannette.

What we mine - Anglo American South Africa

In South Africa, our coal business, Thermal Coal, wholly owns and operates seven mines and has a 73% stake in two mines, Kriel and the new Zibulo Colliery – a multi-product operation that produces coal for both export and Eskom. The balance is held by Inyosi Coal, a broad-based black economic empowerment entity.

Over 100 Gold Miners Killed in South African Accident ...

In a country with a history of mining disasters, the accident at the Anglo-American Corporation's Vaal Reefs Mine near Orkney, 95 …

Modern Mining Underground | Anglo American

After successful proof of concept trials in South Africa in 2013, it is now being optimised specifically for platinum mining. 3. Slot Borers. Also under development with another reef mining innovation is the Slot Borer. Based on proven raise-boring technology but designed to drill narrow vein hard rock ore body of just 1m-1.5m.

About us – Anglo American South Africa

Introduction. Our sustainable mining plan. Building thriving communities. Anglo American South Africa education programme. Healthy environment. Open submenu (Health and safety) Health and safety. Our people. Zimele. Environmental compliance audits.

Thermal Coal Mining | Anglo American

We have now demerged our thermal coal operations in South Africa to form Thungela Resources. You can find out more about Thungela here. In June 2021, we entered into an agreement for the sale of our 33.3% interest in Cerrejón, an independently managed associate in Colombia. Learn more here. Thermal coal is the heat source for around 40% of all ...

Our sustainable mining plan – Anglo American South Africa

FutureSmart Mining TM: Our blueprint for the future of our business . We aspire to be a global leader in sustainable mining. So we have developed a Sustainable Mining Plan, integral to FutureSmart Mining TM, to innovate and deliver step change results across the entire mining value chain.From mineral discovery right through to marketing.

Anglo American South Africa

Anglo American is a global mining company that mines a diverse range of products in South Africa i.e. platinum, thermal coal, diamonds, and iron ore.

Anglo American to spin off South African coal ... - MINING.COM

Greenside Colliery in South Africa. ( Image courtesy of Anglo American) Anglo American (LON: AAL) is speeding up its exit from thermal coal as …

Home - AngloGold Ashanti

AngloGold Ashanti, with its head office in South Africa, is an independent, global gold mining company with a diverse, high-quality portfolio of operations, projects and exploration activities across nine countries on four continents. While gold is our principal product, we also produce silver (Argentina) and sulphuric acid (Brazil) as byproducts.

Anglo American's history in South Africa - Mining Technology

Despite the impact of Covid-19, Anglo American has upped its investment commitment to South Africa. At the 2020 South African Investment conference, the company increased its total investment commitment to R100bn for the period to 2025. We look at Anglo American's mining business in South Africa, past and present.

(PDF) Anglo American Corporation and the South African ...

In turn, 49 Anglo provided the State with the revenues that fuelled the economy, and with legitimacy as ilit 50 the eyes of the world turned on South Africa's apartheid policies, especially after World War 51 II. 52 Anglo American Corporation - in particular its gold mining operation - has been at the yJ 53 54 centre of the South African ...

Anglo can uplift livelihoods of many thousands ...

Diversified mining company Anglo American can uplift the livelihoods of many thousands of people living around its communities in South Africa and …