Platinum group metals mining and marketing company Northam Platinum on Wednesday announced the company's decision to recommence operations in the new 2020 financial year at the Kukama shaft situated at the Eland mine complex in Brits. Total developmental capital expenditure is estimated at R2.2-billion over five years and the project will be fully funded from Northam's own resources.
Nature Climate Change, Published online: 25 June 2019; doi:10.1038/s41558-019-0528-3 Parties to the Paris Agreement must increase their ambition, but stringent climate policy has the potential to put sustainable development at risk. A collaborative effort is underway to identify potential trade-offs and to strengthen synergies between climate action and sustainable development.
The Brunt ice shelf in Antarctica is on the brink of spawning a huge iceberg. Scientists are using Earth observation satellites to keep a close eye on the cracks in the ice that will cause Brunt to break