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2010
11-13 August   KZN Coal Indaba IV
5 August       Spontaneous Combustion III
               THE ROLE OF SOUTHERN AFRICAN COAL IN THE FUTURE CARBON-
28 July        CONSTRAINED WORLD ECONOMY. Part 2 : Will the coal industry
               survive to 2050?

               Dave Collins,MAC Consuslting. Setting the Scene.
               Dr. John Topper, IEA Clean Coal Centre. Coal Demand Scenarios and
               Industry Mitigation Actions.
               Paul White, Venmyn. Coal is Not a Dirty Word! Just Because It’s Black
               It’s Not Dirty.
               Alex McNamarra, Camco. Climate Change : Risks & Opportunities for
               the South African Economy.
               Andrew Gilder & Marie Parramon, Imbewu. The International and National
               Climate Change Regime.
               Danie Vermeulen, Univ. Free State. The Looming Water Availability
               Crisis and Implications for the Coal Industry, Especially in the
               Waterberg Coalfield.
               Ian Hall, South African Coal Road Map. SACRM : Background & Current
               Status.
               A.D. Surridge, SANERI. Carbon Capture & Storage.
               Bill Lamont, Mhlatuze Coal. Coal Demand for Export Markets; The
               Future from 2010.
               Bob Tait, Retired (Wits, Mintek). SASOL and Where to for the Whole
               Synthetic Fuels Industry?
               Dick Kruger, Chamber of Mines. Infrastructure Issues.
               Johan de Korte, CSIR. Beneficiation of Waterberg Coal.
               Xavier Prevost, XMP Consulting. South African Coal Resources &
               Reserves.
               Zaheer Khan, Eskom. Eskom Coal Demand.
               Richard Worthington, WWF SA. Transformation to a Climate-Safe Future
               Through People-Centred Development.
               ENERGY ECONOMICS : AFRICAN OPTIONS IN A GLOBAL CONTEXT.
15-16 July     Prof. Carol Dahl, Mineral and Energy Economics Program, Colorado School
               of Mines.

               Prof. Carol Dahl. Leading the Continent in Energy Management.
               Prof. Carol Dahl. Energy Sustainability and Transition to
               Renewables.
               Prof. Carol Dahl. Turning on the Lights in Dark Continents
               Electricity Regulation and Restructuring.
               Prof. Carol Dahl. Carbon Footprints : Calculating how much carbon is
               absorbed by which forests and farms is a tricky task, especially when
               politicians do it.
               Prof. Carol Dahl. Will 20th Century Energy Resources Fill 21st Century
               Energy Needs.
               JUNIOR COAL MINING VENTURES V. 5th In the Series of Conferences
27 May         on Technical, Financial, Legislative and Logistical Factors for Junior
               Coal Miners and their Associates.

               Graham Soden, SRK Consulting. Addressing Some of the Challenges in
               Taking a Mining Operation from Cradle to Production Successfully.
               Andre Boje, Wescoal Holdings. Role of Traders – Merchants in the Coal
               Industry.

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               Andrew Birtles, SRK Consulting. From Resource to Reserve; How to
               Convert a Right to a Mine.
               Peter Ford, KAGISO. Current and Future Developments for Kagiso.
               S. A. Institute Mining & Metallurgy, S.A. Geological Society. South African
               Mineral Codes. SAMREC, SAMVAL
               Xavier Prevost, XMP Consulting. S.A. Reserves for Junior Coal Mines.
               Bill Lamont, Mhlatuze Coal. Changing Patterns in International Markets and
               Their Qualities.
               Divyesh Kalan, Transnet. Transnet Update on Expansion and Impact on
               Junior Miners.
               Sagie Chetty, ESKOM. ESKOM Coal Requirements.
               Tebogo Modiba, SRK Consulting. Conversion of Data to Information –
               Coal Mining – Development of the Project Through Appropriate
               Investigations.
               Maryna Möhr-Swart, ESS. Environmental Issues and Future
               Constraints.
               Ndoba Vibetti, IDC. The Role of the IDC in Funding of Coal Mining
               Projects.
               SECOND INTERNATIONAL ENERGY AGENCY CLEAN COAL CENTRE
20- 21 April   CONFERENCE AND WORKSHOP O N CLEAN COAL TECHNOLOGY IN
               SOUTHERN AFRICA. Review of Clean Coal Technology Worldwide
               and the Southern African Perspective.

               Barry MacColl, ESKOM. Clean Coal Technologies in a South African
               Context.
               Dick Kruger, Chamber of Mines. The Coal Industry in South/Southern
               Africa.
               Rob Whitney, CRL Energy Ltd, New Zealand. Intentions for “Coal’ in New
               Zealand, Coal and Biomass Gasification Research.
               Dr. Anthony Campisi, HRL Technology on behalf of ACIC and Australian
               Government. Low Emissions Coal Technology Australia.
               Bill Koppe, Global CCS Institute. Facilitating CCS Development.
               Dr. Nigel Dong & Dr. Steve Mills, IEA Clean Coal Centre. International
               Perspective on the Sustainable Use of Low Value Coals.
               Haruhiko Yoshido, NEDO, Japan. NEDO’s Activities for Clean Coal
               Technology.
               Mike Blenkinsop, Net Energy. Algae : Is it a Realistic Option for South
               Africa’s Carbon Capture Challenge?
               Roger Wicks, South African Coal Road Map. South African Coal Industry
               Roadmap.
               Prof. A.D. Surridge, SANERI. Carbon Capture & Storage.
               Gordon Couch, IEA Clean Coal Centre. Overview of Progress &
               Development in Underground Coal Gasification.
               Mark van der Riet, ESKOM. ESKOM’s Experience with UCG.
               Robbie Louw, Promethium Carbon. Pricing Carbon Into Coal.
2009
               INDUSTRIAL BOILERS, KILNS & FURNACES. The Influence of Design
24 Nov         and Operation on Boiler, Kiln and Furnace Efficiency, Availability and
               Emissions.

               Bob Morrow, Detroit Stoker Company. Emissions Improvements on
               Grate Fired Technologies – The American Experience.
               Johan de Korte, CSIR. Coal Quality Now and In the Future; The
               Influence of Design and Operation on Boiler, Kiln & Furnace
               Efficiency, Availability & Emissions.
               Rosemary Falcon, Coal & Carbon Research Group, WITS University. Coal
               Characteristics Affecting Combustion Experiences Over the Past 30
               Years.
               Lextan Presentation South Africa.


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         Olebogeng Matshedisho, Environmental Affairs, Atmospheric Norms &
         Standards. New Legislative Regime for Industrial Emissions – With
         Specific Reference to Section 21 of the NEM : AIR QUALITY ACT 2004
         (Act No. 39 of 2004)
         Paul Botha, AfriSam. Presentation
         Hans Verbanck, ACTOM. FBC – Bubbling vs Circulating.
         Chaker Bjorni, Durag Environmental & Process Data Management System.
         Emission Control.
         Keith McIntyre, ACTOM. Material Selection for High Pressure Industrial
         Boilers.

         THE ROLE OF COAL IN THE FUTURE CARBON-CONSTRAINED
17 Nov   WORLD ECONOMY (SOUTHERN AFRICA) PT 1

         Chris Cooper. World Energy.
         Dave Collins. Introduction.
         Marie Parramon, Imbewu. Policy and Legislation: Current aim in
         Development.
         Mark Gordon, Dept. Environmental Affairs. Climate Change –
         Vulnerability and Impacts.
         Valerie Green, National Business Initiative. Business Risks and
         Opportunities in a Carbon-Constrained World.
         Chris Hartnady, Umvoto Africa. Panel Discussion : South Africa’s Coal
         Supply & Reserves; Alternative (“Hubbertarian”) Perspective.
         Ed Koper, Sasol Technology. Future Southern Africa coal and
         Alternative Energy Demand.
         John Holloway. Regional Coal Basins, Order of Magnitude of Mineral
         Resources; Coal Combustion Emission Intensity in the Region.
         Kannan Lakmeeharan, Eskom Holdings. The Future Demand for
         Southern Africa Coal.
         Kgomotso Abi. Introductory slides on Coal Resources & Reserves in
         Botswana. Energy Demand in Botswana.
         Rosemary Falcon, Coal & Carbon Research Group, WITS University. The
         Impact of Coal Quality on the Remaining Reserves & Resources of
         South Africa. Industrial Uses of Coal in South Africa.
         Xavier Prevost, XMP Consulting. South Africa’s Coal Supply &
         Reserves.
         Brian Day, EXXARO. Energy & Carbon Management Programme.
         Ian Hall, Anglo American Thermal Coal. Climate Change Mitigation.
         Jaco Liebenburg (on behalf of Dr. A.D. Surridge, SANERI). Carbon Capture
         & Storage. What? Why? S.A.!
         Mark van der Riet, Eskom Holdings. Use of Clean Coal Technologies to
         Reduce Emissions.
         Bob Tait, School of Chemical & Metallurgical Engineering, WITS.
         Comparison : Coal vs Alternatives.
         Brian van Oerle, Promethium Energy. Wind Power.
         Eben Mulder, North West University. Revisiting the Question : Can
         Nuclear Contribute to Sustainable Development?
         Thomas Gerner, EXXARO. Utilisation of Solar Radiation.
         R. Worthington, WWF South Africa Living Planet Unit, Climate Change
         Programme. Transformation to a climate-safe future through people-
         centred development.
         Ras Myburgh, Eskom. Southern African Coal – Future Challenges.

         SPONTANEOUS COMBUSTION & COAL FIRE SOLUTIONS III
24 Jul
         CAFSCO Presentation; Mark Cummins & Lisa La Fosse. Using Nitrogen
         Foam & Biological Deoxidation for Spon-Com Control & Prevention.
         BME Presentation; William van der Walt. Progress in Dealing With
         Charging Of Hot Holes.

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            Anglo American Presentation, G. Mottie. Spontaneous Combusion at a
            South African Colliery.
            Promethium Carbon Presentation, Robbie Louw. Carbon Credit Funding
            for Spontaneous Combustion Projects.
            Spectra Flight Presentation. Coal Mine Thermography (Thermal) Survey.
            Cost Effective – Georeferenced Thermal Imaging Survey Technique –
            Developed to Identify & Characterize Spontaneous Combusion.
            KZN COAL INDABA III
24-26 Jun
            John Hancox & S. Rupprecht, Keaton Energy. Exploration Experience in
            KZN.
            Neale Baartjes, Mintek. Key Commodity Trends – A Key to the Future?
            Xavier Prevost, XMP Consulting. Re-Assessment of KZN Coal
            Resources.
            Andrew Kinghorn, Snowden. The Practicalities of Coal Mining in
            Southern Africa.
            Chris Wright, CGS. Importance of Social Impact Assessments in
            Developing a Coal Mine.
            Christophe J. Roelofse, Spectra Flight. Coal Mine Thermography
            (Thermal) Survey. Cost Effective – Georeferenced Thermal Imaging
            Survey Technique – Developed to Identify & Characterize Spontaneous
            Combusion.
            Johan de Korte, Xantium, Coaltech, CSIR. Dry Beneficiation of Coal
            using FGX Air Separation Technology.
            Nic Barkhuysen, Derrick Corp. Recent Advances in Fine Screening in
            Coal.
            H.J. Pinheiro, Petmin Ltd. Pricing Anthracite.
            Mpho Mothoa, Ingwenya Mineral Processing (Pty) Ltd. The Somkhele
            Anthracite Coal Mine Processing Plant Experience.
            Daniel van Tonder & H. Coetzee, Council for Geoscience. Current, Future
            Chellanges Posted by Abandoned Mines, With Examples from S.A.’s
            Coalfields.
            Vincent Donato, DNS Consultants. Carbon Sequestration.
11-12 Mar   KZN Coal Technologies

2008
            OPTIMISATION OF INDUSTRIAL BOILERS. The Influence of Boiler
November    Design, Operation and Control on Efficiency and Availability.

            Barry Bredenkamp, CEF & NEEA. Pillars of Energy. Features :
            Economic, Technical, Environmental, Social & Sustainability Issues.
            Chris Albertyn, C&M. Interpreting Emission Measurement Results.
            Johan de Korte, CSIR. Coal Quality Trends; Optimisation of Industrial
            Boilers.
            Rosemary Falcon, Coal & Carbon Research Group, WITS University. Coal
            Properties in Relation to Combustion for Power Generation and
            Industrial Utilisation. Experiences Over the Last 30 Years.
            Christof Bollig, CSIR. National Laser Centre Mobile Lidar for
            Atmospheric Studies.
            Hans Verbanck, ALSTOM. Optimisation of Coal Combustion in
            Industrial Fibretube Boilers.
            Jon Kornik, South Pole Carbon Asset Management Ltd. Industrial Boiler
            Optimisation and Carbon Credits.
            Keith McIntyre, ALSTOM. Metallurgical Investigation Options to
            Determine Life Expectancy of Existing Industrial Boilers.

            SPONTANEOUS COMBUSTION - OPEN CAST & SURFACE MINES
September
            Denis Pone, Energy and Mineral Engineering & The EMS Energy Institute,
            Penn State Univ. & Harold Annegarn, Univ. Jhb. Spontaneous

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         Combustion of Coal and Potential Environmental Consequences.
         D. Miller, Anglo Coal. A case study of Kleinkopje Colliery, Witbank
         Coalfield.
         Eddie Dlamini, Anglo Coal. The Impact Of Spontaneous Combustion on
         Kleinkopje plant.
         Glenn B. Stracher (East Georgia College) et al. Coal Fires: Gateway to
         Environmental Destruction and Human Suffering.
         Peter Peschken, Putzmeister. Putzmeister Solids Pumps; Extinguish
         Fires in Subsurface Coal Deposits.
         Sezer Uludag, Anglo Technical. Search for Best Practice on
         “Spontaneous Combustion Control: - The Key Learnings.
         Tom Rogans, Anglo Coal. The Impact of Spontaneous Combustion on
         Health and the Environment.
         KZN COAL INDABA.
August   A review of the Coal and Anthracite Industry in KZN in 2008.

         Andries Engelbrecht, Zululand Anthracite Colliery. Development on an
         Anthracite Mine.
         Fleur Honeywell, HCI Khusela Coal. Path to Starting a Coal Mining
         Company.
         Willie Leeuw, Leeuw Mining & Exploration. "LME's Experience of Toll
         Washing"
         Dirk de Klerk, Multotech. Centrifuge Solutions at Work and Filtration of
         Fine Coal at Goedehoop Colliery, using an Ishigaki Lasta Filter Press;
         A Case Study.
         Petrus Hlabane, Multotec. A Review of Cyclone Geometry, and the
         Materials of Cyclone Construction.
         Rafael Abela, Minopex. Spiral Plants in Coal - From Design to
         Operation.
         Brian North, CSIR. Co-Firing Coal and Biomass Waste in a Fluodised
         Bed Combustion Boiler.
         Hugo Stewart, Umbani Power Co. Discards and Their Uses in CFB's.
         John Clark, SASOL. The Impact of Feedstock Variation on the Quality
         of Calcined Anode Coke.
         Pierre Jordan, EXXARO. Experiences in Using Coke in the Metallurgical
         Industry.
         Rosemary Falcon, Coal & Carbon Research Group, WITS University. Coal
         Evaluation and Utilisation in South Africa.
         Franco de Andrade, SABS. Mechanical Sampling at Richards Bay Coal
         Terminal; An Overview.
         Raymond Chirwa, RBCT. Richards Bay Coal Terminal : Contributing to
         S.A.’s Growth.


July     JCMV Conference

         ENERGY ALTERNATIVES TO FOSSIL FUELS
June
         Brian Tait, SASOL. Food vs Fuel. Are Biofuels the Culprit?
         B.S. Purchase, UKZN. An Example of the Energy Potential of a Large
         Biofuels Project.
         Nassiep, SANERI. RE Update.
         Dr Helen Watson & Ms Diana Sibanda, UKZN. GIS Mapping of Areas
         Suitable for Various Biofuel Crops in SADC Countries.
         Werner Euler, SASOL. Biomass Supply & Technical Options; 2nd
         Generation Biofuels in Southern Africa.
         Cowan, Laubscher & Rose, EBRU. Microalgae as a Renewable to Fossil
         Fuel: Carbon Sequestration and Energy Production.
         F van Niekerk, N.W. University. Opportunities for South Africa in a
         Nuclear Renaissance.

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              Bob Tait, WITS. Why Not Hydrogen from Renewable Sources?
              Sibbele Hietkamp, CSIR. Fuel Cells and the Hydrogen Economy.
              M.J. Case, D. Lourens, HCvZ Pienaar, Vaal Univ. of Technology, Univ of
              Jhb. A Zinc Air Fuel Cell for Remote Telecommunication Systems.
              Raoul Goosen, CEF. Renewable Energy in South Africa.
              Dr. Andries van der Linde, Enersys. The Role and potential of Wind
              Energy in South Africa.

              CARBON CAPTURE & STORAGE III. GLOBAL APPROACHES.
April
              M.J. Lemos de Sousa, Coalcos Project, CIAGEB Portugal. CO2 Geological
              Storage in North Atlantic and Gondwana Coal-types : Comparative
              Research Using Laboratory Modelling vs Pilot Tests.
              M.J. Lemos de Sousa, C. Rodrigues, G.M. Oliveira & M.A. Dinis, Coalcos
              Project, CIAGEB Portugal. The European Union 2020 Targets in Terms
              of Energy and Environment. How the CO2 Geological Storage can
              Contribute?
              Harry C.E. Schreurs, SenterNovem, the Netherlands. CCS Developments
              in the Netherlands and Some Related Framework from the EU -
              Technical and Policy Aspects.
              Dr. Paul Zakkour, SA Fossil Fuel Foundation. Monitoring and Reporting
              for CO2 Storage : Development of Guidelines in International
              Emissions Trading Schemes.
              M.J. Lemos de Sousa, H.J. Pinheiro & C. Rodrigues, Coalcos Project,
              CIAGEB Portugal. Methodologies for CBM Exploration and CO2
              Geological Storage in Coal Seams : A Comparative Review with Focus
              in Recent Developments.
              Hanspeter Rohner, Carbon Services Europe & Australia. CO2 Geological
              Storage. Methodology, Technologies & Examples.

              CARBON CAPTURE & STORAGE IN SOUTH AFRICA.
February      John Gale, IEA. International Trends in CCS Technology. How Far Are
              We From a Demonstration Plant?
              Bill Koppe, Anglo Coal. The Coal Industry and CCS.
              Dr. M. Cloete, Council for Geoscience. Establishing a CO2 Geological
              Storage Atlas for South Africa.
              Gina Downes, ESKOM. A Utility Perspective on 'Carbon Ready'
              Electricity Generating Plant.
              Sibbele Hietkamp, CSIR. Coal & Climate Change. Potential for Carbon
              Capture and Storage in South Africa.
              Lawrence J Pekot, Schlumberger. Solutions for Reliable and Efficient
              CO2 Geological Storage.
              Dr. Frederic J Doucet, Council for Geoscience. Carbon Dioxide
              Sequestration By Industrial Mineral Carbonation of Alkaline Waste
              Materials. Theoretical CO2 Specific Sequestration Capacity.
              Jaco Liebenberg, Sasol Petroleum International. ECBM Challenges.
              N.J. Wagner, K. Premlall, Tshwane Univ. of Technology. The Absorption
              of Carbon Dioxide and Desorption of Methane in South African Coals
              as Determined Gravimetrically.
              Sioboniwe Bhebhe, WITS. The Effect of Coal Composition on Carbon
              Dioxide Adsorption.
              Philip Lloyd, UCT. Is There a Role for Carbon Capture in South Africa?
              Ciska Terblanche, Anglo American. CCS and Clean Development
              Mechanism.
              Tyani Lwazikazi, DME. South African Position on Carbon Capture and
              Storage in CDM. UNFCCC Negotiations. Proposed Methodologies.

2007
              OPTIMISATION OF INDUSTRIAL BOILERS
14 November

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             Dr. Christos Eleftheriades, Mr. Raven Pillay & Ms Margot Saner, CEO.
             Biomass Incinerators & Carbon Credits.
             Sylvester Mokoena, Dept. Environment & Tourism. NEM : AQA : Long
             Term Mitigation Scenarios, Industrial Energy Efficiency & Emission
             Standards.
             Prof Rosemary Falcon, Coal & Carbon Research Group, WITS University.
             Coal Qualities for Combustion - Anomalies Explained.
             Pressure Equipment Regulations. An Overview of the Pressure
             Equipment Regulations and Accompanying Documents.
             Chris Albertyn, C & M Consulting Engineers. Optimisation of Industrial
             Boilers. Air Pollution Issues.
             Nic van Burick, CWENGA. "Ion Exchange Resin Use in Boiler Water
             Treatment". The Importance of Boiler Water Treatment.
             John Thompson, ALSTOM. New EN 12953 Requirements for Operating
             Solid Fuel Fired Boilers.
             Failure Mechanisms.
             Pancho Ndebele, EMVELO. Cogeneration and What's In It For You.
             Don Watt-Pringle, Greg Olivier, Impro Chem. Boiler Fireside Additives.


7 August

             ONE DAY COAL COLLOQUIUM & CARBON PETROLOGY
26 July      What You Have Always Wanted To Know About Coal But Were Too
             Shy To Ask.

             Rosemary Falcon, Coal & Carbon Research Group, WITS University. The
             Constitution of Coal. Application of Coal Quality to Exploration,
             Mining & Beneficiation. Impact of Coal Quality to Combustion and
             Power Generation.
             Nikki Wagner, Coal & Carbon Research Group, WITS University. Impact of
             Coal Properties on Gasification. Coal Petrology Analysis :
             Measurement and Reporting.
             H.J. Pinheiro, R.M.S. Falcon & V.M. du Cann. Applications to the
             Metallurgical Industry; Applications to Marketing.
             R.M.S. Falcon & C.P. Snyman, Geological Society. Introduction to Coal
             Petrography : Atlas of Petrographic Constituents in the Bituminous
             Coals of Southern Africa.

             BOTSWANA 2007. The Awakening of the Coal Giant.
28-29 June
             Opening Address by Dr. A.R. Tombale, Ministry of Minerals, Energy &
             Water Resources, Botswana.
             Kgomotso Abi, Dept. of Mines, Botswana. A Case for National Strategy
             on Coal Development in Botswana.
             Jan A de Beer, CIC Energy. Mmamabula Power Station.
             B.C. North, T.D. Hadley & A.D. Engelbrecht, CSIR. Fluidised Bed
             Technology - Applications and R&D in Southern Africa.
             W. Marais, Bon-Terra Mining. Mine Presentation, Mmamabula Energy.
             Michael J.L. Nightingale, Nightingale Africa Partnership. Botswana as an
             African Union Model for Coal Based Ecological Industrialisation.
             Golding. The Lost Coalfields of Botswana.
             Benson N. Modie, Dept. Geological Survey, Botswana. Geology of the
             Coal-Bearing Sequences of the Kalahari Karoo Basin, Botswana.
             Palynology and Palynofacies Insights into Stratigraphic Correlations,
             Kalahari Karoo Basin, Botswana.
             Tebogo Segwabe & Emese Bordy, Dept. Geological Survey, Botswana -
             and Rhodes Univ. The Economic Potential & Geological Framework of
             the Coal-Bearing Karoo Strata in the Central Kalahari Sub-Basin,
             Botswana.

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         Barulaganye Ace, Dept of Mines, Botswana. Coal Mining and
         Development : Tackling the Environmental Challenges and Exploring
         Opportunities for Sustainable Development.
         B. Chitambira, Dept. of Mines, Botswana. Coal Mining Activity in
         Botswana - Current and Future Prospects.
         B.K. Paya, Dept. Water Affairs, Botswana. Water Resources; Demand &
         Supply, The Current & the Future.
         Minnesh Bipath, SANERI. Carbon Capture & Storage.
         David Lesolle, Dept. Meteorological Services Botswana. Botswana at the
         Dawn of Ecological Coal-Based Industrialisation : Green House Gas
         Emissions and Carbon Credits.
         Philip Lloyd, UCT. Perspectives on Atmospheric Chemistry and Coal
         Production.
         Buti Mogotsi, Dept. of Energy, Botswana. Power Generation and
         Transmission in Botswana Within the Context of the National and
         Regional Demand.
         Lesley Jeffrey, SRK Consulting. The Geology of the Morupule Coalfield,
         Central District, Botswana.
         N. Ntsimanyana, Dept. Geological Survey, Botswana. Trends in
         Exploration for Fossil Fuels (Coal and Coal-Bed Methane) in Botswana.
         Lindsay Reed, Robert Kirtlain, Aviva Corporation, Botswana. Botswana :
         The Awakening of The Fuel Giant.
         David Aniku. EIA Process and Challenges - The Case of Botswana.
         G.J. de Korte, CSIR. The Role and Relevance of Beneficiation for Coal
         in Southern Africa.
         Dick Kruger, Chamber of Mines. Message For an Emerging Coal Mining
         Industry.
         Obusitswe Seretse, Dept. of Energy, Botswana. Benefits of Cleaning or
         Washing Coal - A Case Study of Morupule Coal.
         Tembe. The Inspectorate. Mines, Quarry, Works and Machinery CAP
         44:02, Explosives Act CAP 24:02.
         Bonno Mojaki Mojaki, Dept. of Mines, MMEWR. Legal Requirements for
         the Acquisition of a Mining Licence.
         Mekiah Mugonda, Mintek. SADC Code of Ethics : Harmonisation of
         Mining Policies, Standards, Legislative and Regulatory Frameworks.
         Kgotla M. Ramaphane, Botswana Railways. Rail Transport and Coal
         Development in Botswana.
         Tsimako, National Geoscience Information Centre. The Mines & Minerals
         Act : Prospecting Licensing in Botswana.

         JCMV CONFERENCE
16 May
         Bill Lamont, Mhlatuze. Recipe for a Successful Entry into Exports.
         William Perold, DME. The Role of Small Scale Mining in the Promotion
         of New BEE Mines.
         Johan Bekker, SGS Minerals. Junior Coal Mining Ventures, International
         Standardisation. ISO.
         Abner Manaka, SABS. National Standardisation Framework. South
         African Coal Industry.
         R. Pinheiro, Petmin. Standards in International Trade. Local Industry
         Requirements.
         Zaheer Docrat, ESKOM. Primary Energy, Coal Sourcing at ESKOM.
         Gerard McCloskey, McCloskey Group. Prospects for Global Coal Trade.
         Tushar Agrawal, Sandro Power Supply, India. International Coal
         Logistics and Access to Indian Market for S.A.
         Michael J.L. Nightingale, FFF/Nightingale Africa Partnership. Basic
         Principles of Coal Based Ecological Industrialisation. The Business of
         Coal Based Ecological Industrialisation.
         Noble Group. Very Hands-On Supply Chain Management.



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2006
               OPTIMISATION OF INDUSTRIAL BOILERS.

15 November    B. North, P. de Beer, CSIR. Destruction of a High Sulphur Pitch in an
               Industrial Scale Fluidised Bed Combustor.
               G.J. de Korte, CSIR. Coal Quality Trends.
               Rosemary Falcon, WITS University. Characteristics of Coal Related to
               Boiler Performance.
               Langridge,I, Anglo American. Energy Efficiency & Boiler Optimisation.
               K. McIntyre, ALSTOM. The Importance of Efficient Operation in
               Reducing Operational, Maintenance and Downtime Costs.
               B. North, T. Hadley & A. Engelbrecht, CSIR. Co-Firing Coal & Biomass
               Waste in a Fluidised Bed Combustion Boiler.
               Desmond Oates, ALSTOM. Dry FGD.
               S. Langridge, Elemental Analytics, U.K. Precise Combustion Control for
               Energy Efficiency and Emissions Control.
               J.C. van Rensburg, Ukhozi Consulting. Boiler Optimisation and Online
               Information Systems.
               H. Verbanck & M. Reck, ALSTOM. Optimisation of Industrial Boilers.
               Roland Zepeck, DURAG. Furnace Camera System. Intelligent Sensor
               and Control System for Thermal Processes.

               NATURAL GAS UPDATE
20 September
               Jack Holliday, International Advisor. "World Gas", Where to Now?
               Dr. A.D. Surridge, DME. Natural Gas Development in South Africa.
               Carlos Zacarias. National Petroleum Institute Presentation.
               Jan Beckering Vinkers, Petroleum Agency. Gas Potential of Offshore
               South Africa.
               Greg Dowling, Anglo Coal. Overview of the Anglo Coal Waterberg CBM
               Project.
               Julian Scales, Kalahari Energy. Bringing New Energy to Southern Africa.
               Roger Swart, Namcor. Gas in Namibia.
               Larry Williams, SASOL. Future Gas Exploration and Development
               Activities of SASOL and ENH, Mozambique.
               Bradley Cerff, PetroSA. A Gas Vision.
               Braam Conradie, ESKOM. Gas Fired Electricity Generation in Southern
               Africa.
               Hans Naude, SASOL. Gas Markets in Southern Africa, the SASOL
               Experience.
               Kevin Stallbom, Tullow Plc. Kudu Gas Project.
               Arthur Dykes, NERSA. Legal Background & Framework : Downstream
               Gas.
               Ethel Teljeur, NERSA. Gas Regulation.
               JCMV CONFERENCE
15 Sept
               Ian Bird, BOSS Logistics. Logistics - Rail.
               Nonhlahla Shange, BULK Connections. Features : Bulk Connections
               Profile, Market Requirements, Landside Activities & Advantages and
               Disadvantages.
               Zaheer Surka, OSHO Investment Holdings. Co-operative Experience
               Model.
               Rosemary Falcon, WITS. Coal Qualities & Impacts on Markets; An
               Introductory Overview & General Industry : ESKOM's Coal
               Requirements.
               Mr Neil Gardyne - NAMF Funding.
               Mr Andew Kinghorn and Mr Francois Grobler-Snowden. Compliance for
               new miners.
               May Hermanus, CSMI. Health, Safety & Environment; Strategic Issues
               for Coal Mining Ventures.

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          Fleur Honeywill, HCI Khusela. Current Experiences.
          COAL & CLIMATE CHANGE – QUO VADIS?
13 June
           
          Lena Ashuvud-Eriksson, European Investment Bank. Climate Change
          Finance Facility European Investment Bank; EIB Background, EIB and
          Climate Change, General Project Requirements.
          Andrew Gilder and Melissa Basterfield, IMBEWU Enviro-Legal Specialists
          (Pty) Ltd. The SA law relating to Carbon Capture and Storage:
          international dimension, status quo and some thoughts on possible
          future Considerations.
          Sibbele Hietkamp, CSIR. Capture and Storage in South Africa.
          Dr Geoffrey Jackson, CO2Oil Consulting. The IPCC Special Report on
          Carbon dioxide Capture and Storage.
          Stan Pillay, Anglo Coal. Coal Industry Perspective. Building
          Partnerships to meet the Challenge.
          Jacek Podkanski, International Energy Agency. International Energy
          Agency. Perspective on Clean Coal Technologies and CO2 Capture
          and Storage.
          Wendy Poulton, Eskom. Carbon Capture & Storage, CSLF.
          Shirley Moroka, DEAT. South Africa and Climate Change. 

          ENERGY ALTERNATIVE TO FUELS
31 May
          Kiren Bageloo, UKZN. The Latest Developments in Biodiesel
          Commercialisation in South Africa.
          Rob Drennan, NRF. Initiatives in Research and Training in sustainable
          energy technologies.
          Chris Engelbrecht (for Vivian Alberts), Univ. Jhb. New Materials and
          Technologies for the Production of Thin Film Photovoltaic Modules.
          Megan Euston-Brown, Sustainable Energy Africa. Sustainable energy for
          cities; Managing the opportunities and transitions.
          Raoul Goosen, Sustainable Progressive Solutions. Domestic Fuels in S.A.
          Nadia Hamid, DME. Liquid Biofuels Broadening South Africa’s Energy
          Mix.
          Zaheer Khan, ESKOM. The future of large-scale electricity generation
          in SA.
          Maurice Pigaht, REEEP, Southern Africa. Bridging the gap between
          finance and sustainable energy projects.
          Douglas Banks & Jason Schäffler, RAPS Consulting. “The potential
          contribution of renewable energy in South Africa”. .. The potential of
          renewable energy in South Africa.
          Ms Pinda Sitetyana, Department of Science and Technology. The
          Hydrogen Energy Economy - towards a strategy for SA.
          Mr. Philipp Steiner, International Furan Technology. The Reality of
          Building a Bio-based (Chemical) Business; A true South African Story.
          Brian Tait, SASOL. Global Renewable Energy Status 2005.
          Mark Tanton, CEF. Developing the use of solar and small scale hydro
          energy. ... Ocean Power, Wind Power & Darling Wind Farm.
          Elaine Wilson, SASOL. Bioethanol - a global perspective and what’s
          happening in SA.




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         COAL ASH 1 CONFERENCE
31 May
         Nikki Wagner & Len Breytenbach, SASOL. Trace Elements in South
         African Coals.
         R.M.S. Falcon, WITS. The South African Coal Industry – An Introductory
         Overview. ... nature of Unburnt Carbon/char in south African Power
         Generating and One Gasification Plant.
         Chris van Alphen, Van Alphen Consultancy. Minerals in South African
         Coal. ... Impact of beneficiation on coal quality.
         Professor Colin Ward, Univ. New South Wales, Australia. The Australian
         Coal Industry An Overview; Geology of Australian Coal Basins. ...
         Nature Origin and Analysis of Mineral Matter in Coal. ... CRC for Coal in
         Sustainable Development; Relation between Coal and Fly
         Ash Mineralogy, based on Quantitative X-Ray Diffraction Methods. ...
         (and Kaydy Pinetown), Minerals in Coals from the Witbank and Highveld
         Coalfields, South Africa.
         Prof Jim Williamson, Imperial College London. The Role of Coal in the
         World Today. ... Coal Minerals and their role in ash formation
         processes. ... Coal Mineral Transformations – effects on power station
         ash. ... Trace Elements in Coal - origins and fate on combustion and
         gasification. ... (and Fraser Wigley) Biomass co-firing – UK plant
         experience and ash behaviour. ... (and David French, CSIRO) Analysis
         of High-Temperature Phase Changes in Mineral Matter with Coal
         Combustion. ... (with Robert A. Creelman, John Bamberry,
         Lindsay Juniper), Alkali Based Slagging: A Case Study from Leigh
         Creek, South Australia.
         Rod Hansen. Emission Excursions, Why Coal Quality is Blamed.
         Impact of coal quality on fly ash formation. ... (with Jerzy Jankowski &
         David French), Heavy metal Leaching Behaviour of Australian Fly
         Ashes.
         Henry Matjie, Martin Ginster, SASOL. Beneficial utilisation of Sasol coal
         gasification ash.
         Corrie Els, ESKOM. Lethabo Power Station.
         Chris van Alphen, Van Alphen Consultancy. Fly ash formation and slag
         development; South African perspective. ... Slagging predictions New
         index and concepts.
         Hans Verbanck, ALSTOM. Industrial Boilers; The South African
         experience.
         V.K. Agrawal and Captain Ajay Chauhan, Sandro Power Supply Ltd.
         Mumbai, India. Afro-Asian Ecological Industrialisation & Economic
         Renaissance.
         R A Kruger. Coal ash utilisation in South Africa.
         Michael J. L. Nightingale, OSHO South Africa Coal Mining (Pty) Limited.
         Afro-Asian Collaborative
         Coal Ash Cement Production.
         T. J. Sheer and J. G. Mbabazi, WITS. Numerical Prediction of Erosion of
         Mild Steel Surfaces by Boiler fly Ash Particles.
         THE WATERBERG COALFIELD AND BEYOND – QUO VADIS.
31 May
         Stefan Adamski, Kumba Resources. Coal Waste Backfilling Method at
         Minimum Risk of Spontaneous Combustion.
         Johan Beukes, Coaltech 2020. The Waterberg Coalfield, Quo Vadis?
         Dr Steve Bodon, Anglo Coal Gas Projects. Geohydrological Aspects of
         CBM Production in the Waterberg.
         Andre Coetzee, Lephalale Development Forum. Socio economic impacts
         of development in the Waterberg.
         G.J. De Korte, CSIR. Briquetting of Waterberg Fines
         Johan Dempers, ESKOM. Future Generation in the Waterberg.
         J.C. Dreyer, Kumba Resources. An overview of the Geology of the
         Waterberg Coalfield : Implications for future exploitation.

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              Johann Hager, Kumba Resources. Mine Design, Planning & Scheduling
              in The Waterberg.
              Beyers Havenga, Dept. Water Affairs & Forestry. Water Augmentation for
              the Lephalale Area.
              Philip Lloyd, UCT. High-value uses for Waterberg coal.
              Martiens Prinsloo, GCS (Pty) Ltd. Prediction of mine impacts on the
              groundwater environment.
              L. Roux, Kumba Resources. Geophysical Grade Control at Grootegeluk
              Coal Mine.
              Deirdre Strydom, Spoornet. Waterberg Rail Master Plan Scenarios.
              Ernst Venter, Kumba Coal. Moving ahead in the Waterberg.
2005
              BIO ENERGY CONFERENCE.

              Dilip Bapat, Thermax Ltd, India. Sustainable Energy Solutions through
              Pelletized Biomass/Process Wastes.
              Bendle. Low Hanging Fruit Energy from Renewable Resources.
              Rémi Burdairon, LouisDreyfus. A Perspective on the Latest EU and US
              Ethanol Markets.
              J.G. Clark, SASOL. The Carbon Tree.
              Dr Rod Crompton, DME. Government Policy & Actions towards Bio-
              fuels.
              Sonnenberg, D1. Weapons of Mass Development.
              Dr. Hendri Geldenhuys, ESKOM. Distributed Generation : Effects on the
              Network.
              Raoul Goosen. Biofuels for Transport, A Sustainable Business. What
              should we (SA) do?
              Dr Johann Görgens, Stellenbosch Univ. Two Technologies for Biofuels
              Production.
              Johan van Dyk, SASOL. Co-Gasification of Biomass with Coal in a
              SASOL-LURGI Fixed Bed Dry Bottom Gasifier.
              W R Livingston, Mitsui Babcock. The co-firing of biomass materials in
              large coal-fired boilers.
              Adam Luckos, Mintek. Utilization of Biomass for Power Generation.
              N. Magasiner & B.J. Misplon, Thermal Energy Systems CC, C. van Alphen,
              Van Alphen Consultancy, M.B. Inkson, Biotherm Ltd, London.
              Characterising Fuels for Biomass-Coal Fired Co-generation.
              Shirley Moroka, DEAT. Climate Change, Air Quality and the
              Environment.
              Brian North, CSIR. Co-Firing Coal and Biomass Waste in a Fluidised
              Bed Combustion Boiler.
              P.S. Pokothoane, WITS. Current Research & Development in Co-Firing
              Biomass and Coal in a Pulverised Fuel Boiler.
              Bernard Prior, Univ. Stellenbosch. Review of International Energy
              Agency (IEA) Bioenergy activities World Wide.
              B.S Purchase, UKZN. Fuel Ethanol From Sugarcane – How Close Are
              We?
              Robinson. Bio-Fuels and Job Creation; The Chemurgy Concept
              Executive Summary. .. The Chemurgy Concept; Production of
              Industrial Chemicals from Agricultural Materials.
              Dr. Louis van Heerden, ESKOM. The Application of Renewable Energy
              for Power Generation.
              R S Wicks, Anglo American. Coal, Renewables and Biomass;
              Competing or Complementary Options?
              Arnoud Wienese. Biomass – a Source for Renewable Energy.
              COAL INDABA
22 November
              Len Breytenbach, Sasol. Fine Coal Pelletizing: Process and Feed
              parameters.
              JC van Dyk / M Coertzen / CD Potgieter, SASOL. Waterberg Coal Field :

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    Petrochemical development from coal
    Robert Davidson, Colin Henderson, John Topper, I.E.A. Advances and
    roadmaps towards Zero Emissions Technologies (ZETs) from coal-
    fired plant.
    Bruce Deghaye, BULK. New Developments in Handling Degradation
    Sensitive Commodities.
    Raymond C. Everson, Hein W.J.P. Neomagus & Rufaro Kaitano, N.W.
    University, Rosemary Falcon, WITS and Vivien M. du Cann, CSIR.
    Reaction kinetics of coal-char particles derived from a high ash
    inertinite-rich coal.
    J Latilla & J van Wijk (Ingwe Rock Engineering) and C Silver (Matla
    Colliery). Matla Colliery No. 3 Mine : 4 Seam Shortwall Face Break.
    Antonio Manhica, Dept Minerals & Energy, Mozambique. The Coal
    Potencial of Mozambique.
    Trevor McGiddy, MD SDCT. Small Producers - Opportunities &
    Challenges.
    Jock Nel, Eyesizwe. Shortwall Mining at Matla in South Africa.
    Mr Mohamed Seedat, CEO BHP Billiton. FutureGen : Project Overview.
    WL Tsatsi, SASOL. Investigation into the possibility of producing Slow
    Control Release Fertilizers From oxidized coal.
    Dr Mark van der Riet, David Fong, Chris Gross (Eskom), Dr Michael
    Blinderman (Ergo Exergy Technologies Inc., Canada). ESKOM’s
    Underground Coal Gasification Research Program.
    Dr Nikki Wagner, SASOL. Enhanced Understanding of the Carbon
    Conversion Process During Gasification as Determined
    Petrographically.
    Stefan Adamski, Kumba Resources. Prevention of Spontaneous
    Combustion of Backfilled Waste Material.
    M J G Badenhorst and Q P Campbell, N.W. University. A study of the
    influence of Thermal Drying on Physical Coal Properties.
    Joe-Nimique Coetzee, Mentor: Mr. Q Campbell, N.W. University/Kumba
    Resources. The Microbiological removal of Phosphorus from Coal.
    Virgil V Corbeanu, SASOL. Coal Solvent Extraction.
    Robert Davidson, I.E.A. Influence of chlorine on mercury speciation in
    coal combustion flue gas.
    Coenraad de Bruin, N.W. Univ. Thermal Drying of South African Coal III -
    Porosity Analyses and TGA.
    Shayne Fairbrother, Project Leaders: Mr Q P Campbell & Mr J G
    Badenhorst, N.W. Univ. The Effects of Thermal Drying on South African
    Coal (I), Proximate Analysis.
    F.J. Snyders, Study Leaders : Q.P. Campbell & M.J.G. Badenhorst, N. W.
    Univ. Thermal Drying of South African Coal II; Water Adsorption &
    Desorption.
    L.J. le Roux, M. Zunckel, S.G. McCormick, CSIR. Laboratory controlled
    Quantitative information about the reduction in air pollution using the
    Basa Njengo Magogo methodology and its applicability to low smoke
    fuels.
    AP Cook, Itasca Africa, BV Roberts, Total Coal SA & DC Hudson-Lamb,
    NECSA. Annual atmospheric greenhouse gas emissions resulting from
    mining operations at Dorstfontein and Forzando mines.
    Kgutso Mokoena, Nelia Basson, SASOL. Prediction of tar-yield from coal
    properties.
    Prisca Ngeleka, Hein Neomagus and Raymond Everson, N.W. Univ.
    Sulphur Dioxide Capture Under Fluidised Bed Combustion Conditions.
    Harold Schobert, Maria Sobkowiak, Paul Painter, and John Larsen, The
    Energy Institute, Penn State University. Hydrogen from Coal: A Sulfur-
    Based Approach.
    Harold Schobert, The Energy Institute, Penn State Univ. Coal-Based
    Thermally Stable Jet Fuel: The JP-900 Program.
    Pat Skhonde, SASOL. Oxidative degradation of coal for the production

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                 of small molecule fatty acids.
                 Conan Willemse, N. W. Univ. The Effect of Thermal Drying on the
                 Mechanical Strength of South African Coal.
                 S Baumann, Univ. Pretoria. Historical Discontinuities within Coal
                 Gasification Technology as Precursors for Future Developments.
                 OPTIMISATION OF BOILERS
12 October
                 Chris Albertyn, C&M Consulting Engineers. Emissions Monitoring -
                 continuous & manual.
                 Mike Andrews, OEN. Optimizing Boiler Efficiency.
                 GJ de Korte, CSIR. Coal quality for use in industry; Optimisation of
                 industrial boilers.
                 Elsa du Toit, DME. Energy Efficiency Strategy of the Republic of South
                 Africa. ... An overview of the Energy Efficiency Strategy of the Republic
                 of South Africa; Approved by Minister on 1 April 2005.
                 Rosemary Falcon, WITS. Utilisation of Coal Characteristics of Coal
                 Related to Boiler Performance
                 Carl Frankenfeld, FFF Refiners. Fuel Price Evaluation. Comparing
                 different fuel costs is a complex issue requiring an in-depth knowledge
                 of fuel properties and characteristics, pricing mechanisms and the
                 value of intangible services.
                 M Harris and A R Johns, Witlab. Boiler Efficiency Test; A Yardstick for
                 Efficiency and Availability.
                 K. McIntyre, ALSTOM. The importance of training in the prevention of
                 catastrophic boiler failures.
                 Mike Oakley, Spirax Sarco. Features : Typical Steam Circuit, KSP, steam
                 trap testing, Steam Trap management System.
                 Johan Roux, ImproChem (Pty) Ltd. Optimising Boiler Efficiency and
                 Water Usage through Feed Water Treatment. Case Study: Utility
                 Boilers at a Local Chemical Corporation.
                 Hans Verbanck, ALSTOM. Steam Cycle Optimisation in Cogeneration
                 Plant.
                 Simon Wadhams, Steamteam. Boiler Costs; What can industry do to
                 improve current operating costs?
                 COAL TRANSPORTATION IN SOUTHERN AFRICA
25-26 August
                 Opening Address by the Director General of Transport.
                 Bill Lamont, Mhlatuze Bay Coal. Logistical Considerations for BEE Coal
                 Exports.
                 Iain Geldart, Bidfreight Terminals. Durban Coal Terminal; Developments
                 in Handling Sized Coal.
                 John Muller, Grinrod. Matola Coal Terminal.
                 Brenda Horn, Maputo Corridor Logistics Initiative. “Working together to
                 make the Maputo Corridor first choice for all stakeholders”
                 Mac van der Merwe, Spoornet. South Africa's Coal Export Line.
                 Robert Cooke, Paterson & Cooke Consulting Engineers (Pty) Ltd. Long
                 Distance Coal Slurry Pipeline Transportation
                 Tebogo Moremi, National Ports Authority. Transportation of Coal in
                 Southern Africa.
2004
                 INDABA 2004 10TH SOUTHERN AFRICAN CONFERENCE ON COAL
10-12 November   SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY. MAJOR ADVANCES IN COAL SCIENCE
                 AND TECHNOLOGY IN THE 21ST CENTURY WITH SPECIAL
                 REFERENCE TO CLEAN COAL TECHNOLOGIES OF THE FUTURE.

                 Martin van Zyl. Keynote Speech.
                 Kgomotso Abi, Dept. Mines, Botswana. Coal Resources, Production and
                 Industrialisation Potential for Botswana.
                 GJ de Korte, CSIR Miningtek. Coal Beneficiation in South Africa - Past,
                 Present & Future.

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    Richard A Kruger, Ash Resources & and Japie E Kruger, Building Materials
    Science and Technology Consultant. Historical Development of Coal Ash
    Utilisation in South Africa.
    Philip Lloyd, UCT, Alan Cook, Itasca Africa. Methane release from South
    African coal mines.
    R. Owens. The Application of Sasol-Lurgi Fixed Bed Dry Bottom
    Gasification Technology in a Commercial Scale Coal Upgrading Plant.
    H.J. Pinheiro, Afriore. South Africa’s Production Prospects for
    Anthracite and Semi-anthracite.
    J. Bekker & H.J. Pinheiro, & A. Manaka, ISO (Solid Mineral Fuels), D.
    Snyman & P. Sikwane, SABS. Standards South Africa, ISO and the Coal
    Industry - Status, Current and Future Objectives.
    X M Prevost, Minerals Bureau. SA Coal Reserves, After the Act.
    Nelia Basson, SASOL. Carcinogens in Coal Tar from SASOL-LURGI
    Gasifiers.
    Mike Blenkinsop, Waste Energy Recovery & Management. Southern
    Africa's Coal Discard Reserves. New Technologies and Approaches to
    their Total Utilisation.
    Len Breytenbach, SASOL. Coal Discards : Opportunity or Menace.
    David Brown, Coal & Mineral Technologies. A Sample Preparation
    Proficiency Scheme for Coal Testing Laboratories.
    Alan R Butcher, Al Cropp, David French & Paul Gottlieb, Intellection Pty Ltd,
    Australia. CSIRO Energy Technology, Australia. Introducing a new
    Coal Analysis Capability.
    Q.P. Campbell & M.D. Barnardo, N.W. Univ. Adsorption and desorption
    of water in coal.
    V Claassens, V Patterson, N Basson & B Ashton, Syngas & Coal
    Technologies. Influence of macerals on Fischer tar yields.
    J.G. Clark, SASOL. Modern Carbon Products - South African
    Developments.
    SGE de Jager, JH Slaghuis, TJ van der Walt (Dr), SASOL. Comparison of
    surface oxygen functionalities on stabilised isotropic carbon fibres as
    determined by wet chemical methods and FTIR.
    Scharlene de Oliveira, Marco le Roux, N.W. Univ. The Optimisation of an
    Improved Fine Coal Dewatering Method.
    Hanli du Plessis, Univ.Pta. Reactivity of Gasification Ash in blended
    cements.
    R M S Falcon, WITS & N Wagner, SASOL. Anomalies in Coal & Reasons
    for Them : Impacts on Production & Utilisation. Forensic studies in the
    performance of coal in various industrial situations.
    Dr Michael Blinderman (Ergo Exergy Technologies Inc., Canada), Greg
    Tosen, Chris Gross, Dr Mark van der Riet, David Fong Eskom Holdings Ltd).
    The Application of Underground Coal Gasification in South Africa.
    Arie Geertsema, Thomas Robl, John Groppo, University of Kentucky, Center
    for Applied Energy Research, Kenny Tapp LG&E Energy, Inc., Mike
    McCabe, CEMEX, Inc. U.S. Operations Advanced Multi-Product Coal
    Ash Processing Technology; Progressing towards Commercial
    Demonstration.
    Ari Geertsema, UK Center for Applied Energy Research. Coal: Initiatives
    and Activities in the USA.
    J.F. Goede, SASOL. CO2 Capture and Storage (Sequestration);
    Progress and Status.
    Prof Peter J. Hall & Moji Mirzaeian, Dept Chem. Eng., Univ. Strathclyde,
    Glasgow, Scotland. The Irreversible Sorption of CO2 by Coal.
    Yvonne Hansen, CRESTA, Dept.Chem. Eng., Univ. Sydney, Australia.
    Modelling Leachate Generation from Coal Wastes – an Integral Part of
    Solid Waste Impact Assessment.
    Alan A. Herod, Marcos Millan, Trevor J. Morgan, Mahtab Behrouzi, Fatma
    Karaca, Carolina Galmes, Rafael Kandiyoti, Dept. Chem. Eng., Sth
    Kensington Campus, Imperial College London, UK. Large molecular mass

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    materials in coal liquids.
    Bafana Hlatshwayo, Sasol. Mode of occurrence of trace elements in coal
    sequential leaching and density separation.
    Jack Holliday, Petroleum Agency. Some Myths Facts and Anecdotes on
    Sustainable (or not) World Oil.
    Tore Horvei, SAD-ELEC (Pty) Ltd. Coal and the South African Energy
    Economy — Implications of Natural Gas.
    Steve Lennon, ESKOM. Power Generation and Technology - Future
    Trends.
    Dr HB Louwrens, Sasol. Bench scale evaluation of Sasol-Lurgi (FBDB)
    gasifier pitch as a binder in test anodes.
    Adam Luckos, Mintek. Equilibrium Analysis of Coal Gasification.
    Environmental Aspects of Coal and RDFs Combustion in a Circulating
    Fluidized Bed.
    Setobane J. Mangena (CSIR), VM du Cann (CMT). Binderless
    Briquetting of Some Selected South African Prime Coking, Blend
    Coking and Weathered Bituminous coals.
    R.H. Matjie (SASOL), Chris van Alphen, Van Alphen Consultancy.
    Characterisation of SASOL Gasifier 9 Feedstock and Corresponding
    Gasification Ash.
    RP Mohring, Mohring Mining Consultants. Coal Mining in South Africa -
    Future trends.
    Raymond Everson, Hein Neomagus and Prisca Ngeleka, N.W. Univ.
    Sulphur Capture Under Pressurised Fluidised Bed Combustion
    Conditions.
    Delani Njapha (WITS), Hein Neomagus & Raymond Everson, N.W. Univ.
    Combustion and gasification kinetic studies of high-ash coal-chars
    based on structural properties and mineral-carbon interactions.
    Owens, Lurgi. The Application of Sasol-Lurgi Fixed Bed Dry Bottom
    Gasification Technology in a Commercial Scale Coal Upgrading Plant.
    H.J. Pinheiro, Springlake Colliery. South Africa’s Production Prospects
    For Anthracite and Semi-anthracite.
    J Raats, Q.P. Campbell, N.W. Univ. The emulation of the natural coal
    drying process in a slurry pond.
    JC van Dyk, MJ Keyser, M Coertzen, PS Baumann, JHP van Heerden,
    SASOL. Sasol's Unique Position in Syngas Production.
    Tony Surridge (DME), Roger Wicks, Stan Pillay (Anglo Coal), Wendy
    Poulton, Mark van der Riet (ESKOM), and Chris Reinecke (SASOL). The
    Carbon Sequestration Leadership Forum - South Africa's Participation.
    Kelley Reynolds, ESKOM. The Utilisation of an Ash Wall for the Control
    and Treatment of Acid Mine Drainage.
    Letlhogonolo Sima, N.W. Univ. Investigation of the reaction kinetics on
    the development of carbonaceous mesophase in the Sasol-Lurgi pitch
    and classic coke oven pitch.
    Pat Skhonde, SASOL. The effect of thermal treatment on the
    composition of humic acids extracted from Waterberg coal.
    Hans Slaghuis, Natasja Rossouw and Johan Joubert, SASOL. Estimating
    the Proximate Analysis, Fisher Tar and Reactive Macerals from a
    single Thermogravimetric trace.
    Yanhua Sun Dr Nikki Wagner, SASOL. Investigation into Carbon
    Reductants from a Ferrochrome Furnace Excavation.
    Dr Petro Terblanche - Medical Research Council, Mrs Rietha Oosthuizen&
    Ms Mamopeli Matooane - CSIR, Prof Harold Annegamn - Univ. Jhb & Dr
    Greg Tosen - Eskom. Household Energy Sources and Public Health in
    South Africa. The more we learn, the more we despair.
    Chris van Alphen, van Alphen Consultancy. Complexity of Coal CCSEM
    Perspective.
    H.S. van der Linde & Q.P. Campbell, N.W. Univ. Water absorption
    /desorption properties of calcined fine coal pellets for metallurgical
    use.

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                C. van der Sandt, Q.P. Campbell, Univ. Potch. The Effect of Air-blowing
                on SASOL-Lurgi pitch.
                David van der Spuy, Petroleum Agency SA. Update on oil and gas
                exploration around the South African coast.
                JC van Dyk, SASOL & S Melzer, Corus Research, Development &
                Technology, The Netherlands. Interpretation of Mineral Matter
                Transformations During SASOL-LURGI Fixed Bed Gasification by
                Means of High Temperature X-Ray Diffraction.
                F. B. Waanders, N.W. Univ. and A. Govender, SASOL. Mineral
                associations found in DMS coal fractions – Mössbauer and XRD
                results.
                Frans Wolters, Arno Ooms and Hans Slaghuis, SASOL. Decreasing the
                CTE of Pitch Coke — a Review of Research at Sasol Technology.
                Nikki Wagner, Hans Slaghuis, Henry Matjie, Sasol. Consideration of
                Carbon in Gasification Ash.
                SA GAS CONFERENCE. THE TECHNO-ECONOMIC IMPACT OF
19-20 October   MOZAMBIQUE GAS TO S.A.

                Dr Rod Crompton, DME. Gas from Mozambique - An Energy Policy
                Perspective.
                M. De Pontes, iGas (Pty)Ltd. The Concept of a national and international
                gas grid Can it become a reality and by when? .. Small scale use of gas
                in rural and low income areas: What are the prospects?
                Johan de Vos, Matola Gas Co. SARL. A FORÇA DA ENERGIA LIMPA
                MOÇAMBICANA.
                Arthur Dykes, Advisor: Gas and Petroleum Pipelines, NER Project Team.
                Regulation of the Gas Industry. What is Envisaged ?
                Andrew Etzinger, Eskom. Gas for Power Generation – Does it fit into
                Eskom’s plans?
                Furtor, SASOL. Sasol Sasolburg, Conversion to Natural Gas.
                M. Hoosen, SASOL. Cogeneration Market Development Overview.
                Tore Horvei, SAD-ELEC (Pty) Ltd. Gas for Industrial Use. Recap of Day
                1: Observations.
                Joubert, Egoli Gas. Energy for a New Age.
                Dr Paul Jourdan, Mintek. The Techno-Economic Impact of Mozambique
                Gas to S.A. Gas - A Key to Unlocking Industrial Growth.
                Xaver.Kitzinger, iGas. CDM The Clean Development Mechanism.
                Les Kügel, SAD-ELEC. Sasol’s Regulatory Dispensation: Key Features
                and Impacts.
                Peter Lever, International Power plc. Features : Private Sector Investment
                Power - the key questions, New Generating Capacity, Is the Gas there
                for Power?, SA Energy Market – As it is today, Gas – fired Power
                Generation, What is an IPP?, Richards Bay Project Proposal.
                E.H. Marshall, SASOL. The Sasol Mozambique Gas Project.

                SPONTANEOUS COMBUSTION OF COAL.
August
                Moolman. Spontaneous Combustion on S.A. Coal Mines.
                Franco de Andrade, Coal & Mineral Technologies. Spontaneous
                Combustion of Coal-Adiabatic Test Method.
                GJ de Korte, CSIR Miningtek. Spontaneous Combustion in Coal Discard
                Dumps.
                R M S Falcon, Falcon Research and Consulting Services. The
                Constitution of Coal and it's Inherent Capacity to Self Heat : As
                Applied to an Integrated Spontaneous Combustion Risk Assessment.
                David Glasser, COMPS. Spontaneous Combustion: Cause and
                Prevention.
                Jan F. Lategan, RBCT. Managing Spontaneous Combustion at RBCT.
                Sydney Ramovha, DME. The Rehabilitation of the Transvaal & Delagoa
                Bay Colliery.

                                       17 
 
               Dr. JH Burgoyne & Partners, P&I Associates (Pty) Ltd. Spontaneous
               combustion : Bulk Coal Marine transportation aspects.
               Glenn B. Stracher, East Georgia College, Swainsboro, Georgia. Wild Coal
               Fires.
               Uludag. Wits Ehac Index 2010/07/22 The past, the present and the
               future.
               COLLOQUIUM. FLUIDISED BED COMBUSTION & GASIFICATION FOR
18 February    POWER GENERATION.

               A. Etzinger, Eskom. Power generation in Africa Current status and
               strategic considerations for the future.
               Gumede, DME. Coal as a Primary Energy Source, Reserves/Resources
               and Discards.
               Timo Jäntti, Foster Wheeler Energia Oy, Finland. Perspectives and Future
               Considerations for Fluidized Bed Technology. Pros and Cons of
               Circulating Fluidized Bed Technology.
               Lukey, DEAT. National Environmental Management : Air Quality Bill. A
               paradigm shift from limited, sourcebased emission control to ambient
               air quality management.
               Ragnar G. Lundqvist, Foster Wheeler Energia Oy, Finland. Clean Coal
               Technologies. Fluidized Bed Gasification for Biomass and Waste. The
               First Supercritical Once-Through Circulating Fluidized Bed Boiler.
               Rafael Navazo, Foster Wheeler Energ a, S.A., Madrid, Spain. Fluidized
               Bed Technologies General Concepts.
               Amador Perez Serrano, Foster Wheeler Energ a, S.A., Madrid, Spain.
               Turnkey Power Generation Projects.
               Greg Tosen, Dr Steve Lennon, ESKOM. Fluidised Bed Combustion and
               Gasification for Power Generation.
2003
               OPTIMISATION OF INDUSTRIAL BOILERS
5 November
               Mike Andrews, OEN Enterprises. Optimising Boiler Efficiency.
               Prof. R. Falcon, WITS. Ignition & Combustion Characteristics of Coal
               Related to Boiler Performance.
               Alan Greenwood, AGRAM Energy. On-line Boiler Cleaning - Problem
               Solving. Combustion Management & Safety Monitoring.
               Mike Harris, Alan Johns, Witlab (Pty) Ltd. The Coal is NOT The Problem
               (At Least Not Always).
               Don Hunter, FFS Refiners. Combustion Efficiency. Fuel Selection.
               The National Environment Management : Air Quality Bill Published for
               Public Comment in Gov. Gazette 24777 of 22 April 2003.
               Keith McIntyre, John Thompson Boilers. The Importance of Training In
               the Prevention of Catastrophic Boiler Failures.
               D. Rogers, NGPC/DTA/CSIR. Cleaner Production and Optimisation of
               Industrial Boilers.
               Hans Verbanck, John Thompson Boilers. The Influence of Fuels On
               Industrial Boiler Designs.
               COAL ASH CONFERENCE
16 September
               Prof. Jim Williamson, Imperial College, London, U.K. (Keynote Lecture)
               The Future for Coal-Fired Power Generation.
               M.G. Blenkinsop, Waste Energy Recovery & Management. Coal
               Management Model.
               Quentin Campbell, Potch. Univ. The Optimization of Fine Coal for
               Efficient Utilization - Dewatering.
               G. de Korte, CSIR Miningtek. Overview of Innovative Technologies for
               Coal Beneficiation in the Future.
               M. Ginster, H. Matjie, M. Heap & A. Xulu, SASOL. Beneficial Utilisation of
               SASOL Coal Gasification Ash.
               Ashriti Govender, SASOL. Fundamental Understanding of Mineral

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            Matter and slagging Behaviour During the SASOL-LURGI FBDB
            Gasification Process.
            Alan Greenwood, AGRAM Energy. On-line Boiler Cleaning - Problem
            Solving.
            Ed Koper, SASOL. Solving Sulphur Releases : Avoidance or Capture ?
            Peter Lukey, DEAT. Legislation Regarding Coal Emissions : Status
            Quo.
            R.H. Matjie, J.H.P. van Heerden, J.R. Bunt, SASOL. Extraction of
            Alumina From Coal Fly Ash.
            Michael J.L. Nightingale, AMITE. Gondwana Coal Ash as a Mineral
            Resosurce.
            Prof. Wojciech Nowak, Dr. Rafal Kobylecki, J. Maslanka & K. Ziarkowska,
            Czestochowa Univ. Poland. Polish Experience in Utilization of Ashes
            From Fluidized Bed Coal Combustion.
            C.P. Storm, RAU and C.A. Els, ESKOM. Pulverised Fuel Combustion :
            Impact of Coal Ash on PF Plant Performance & Operation - A Case
            Study : Lethabo Power Station.
            W.F. Truter, Pta. Univ., R.A. Kruger, Ash Resources, N.F.G. Rethman, Pta
            Univ & K.A. Reynolds, ESKOM. SLASH - A New Opportunity for
            Sustainable Ash Utilisation.
            Chris van Alphen, Consultant. Minerals in Coal; South African
            Perspective.
            Edward Volek, Alpha (Pty) Ltd. The Impact of Coal Quality on Cement
            Plant Performance - A Case Study.
            F.B. Waanders & students, Potch. Univ. Laboratory-scale Combustion -
            Mineral Transformation From a Mossbauer & SEM Perspective.
            Mossbauer & SEM Results on Iron Minerals in Coal, Weathered Coal &
            Ash. Ferrosilicon - DMS Medium Characterisation and Degradation
            During Use.
            Prof. Jim Williamson & Fraser Wigley, Imperial College, London, U.K.
            "Predicting Coal Ash Slagging in Pulverised Fuel Combustion."
            COAL INDABA - 9th Coal Scientific & Technology Conference
2-30 July
            A.N. Birtles, N. Molatana & M. Strydom, SRK. Estimation of Resources
            Remaining in Pillars Using Computer Applications.
            Chaudhary Babija, Asian Energy Ass. Alternative & Renewable Energy.
            Adam Luckos, Mintek. Coal Gasification & Advanced Energy Systems.
            Johan van Dyk, SASOL. Co-Gasification of Biomass with Coal in a
            SASOL-LURGI Fixed Bed Dry Bottom Gasifier.
            Bafana Hlatshwayo, Nikki Wagner, SASOL. Determination of Mercury
            Content in Gas Streams Utilising Activated Carbon-Traps and Gold
            amalgamated Tubes.
            Don Gibson, Walter Schmit, TSI ESKOM Enterprises. Electrostatic
            Precipitator Skew Gas Flow Technology.
            N Molatana, M Strydom, and A Birtles, SRK Consulting. Estimation of
            Resources Remaining in Pillars using Computer Applications.
            Marius Popa, Univ. Pta., Chris D. Potgieter, SASOL, Patrick G. Eriksson,
            Univ. Pta. Geological control on dolerite intrusions in Secunda Coal
            Field (Syferfontein Colliery) – a discussion.
            R. A. Stewart, CSIR. Geotechnical Factors Impacting on High Wall
            Stability.
            Everson, Raymond.C., Neomagus, Hein.W.J.P. and Kaitano, Rufaro, Univ.
            Potch. Modelling of The Combustion of High-Ash Coal/Char Particles
            Involving Chemical Kinetics and Diffusion.
            Killian Tendai Manyuchi, CSIR. On Future Energy Landscapes.
            Gerda de Jager, A.M. Ooms and J.H. Slaghuis, SASOL. Preparation of
            Isotropic Carbon Fibres from SASOL-LURGI Pitch.
            Grant van Heerden, Pr.Sci.Nat. FFF. Reporting Codes, Minimum
            Standards and Requirements, and Regulations regarding Coal
            Resources and Coal Reserves.

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             Varsha Singh, Petroleum Agency. Energy - Renewable, Alternative and
             Energy Strategies. South Africa : The Search for Oil & Gas.
             J.H.P. van Heerden, L. Breytenbach, SASOL and J.J. Prinsloo, Univ. of the
             North. The effect of process parameters: agglomerating oil
             concentration, temperature and pH on the energy value of selective oil
             agglomerated coal.
             Fatima Ferraz, Anglo Technical. Use of Remote Sensing Techniques to
             Determine Cumulative Effects to Aid Environmental Monitoring and
             Reporting.
2002
             COAL & THE ENVIRONMENT
5-8 August
             Coal & The Environment - Pre-Conference to the World Summit on
             Sustainable Development.
             COAL INDABA - 9TH COAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY CONFERENCE
July
             Johann Basson, Sinergie Consultants. South African Energy
             Perspectives.
             Grant van Heerden, CSIR. Reporting Codes, Minimum Standards and
             Requirements, and Regulations regarding Coal Resources and
             Reserves.
             Bafana Hlatshwayo, Nikki Wagner, SASOL. Determination of mercury
             content in gas streams utilizing activated carbon traps and gold
             amalgamated tubes.
             Vanessa Claasens & Nikki Wagner, SASOL. Environmental &
             Technological Issues Regarding Halogens in Coal.
             Don Gibson, Walter Schmit, TSI. Electrostatic Precipitator Skew Gas
             Flow Technology.
             Adam Luckos, Mintek. Coal Gasification and Advanced Energy
             Systems.
             SGE de Jager, Contributions by AM Ooms, JH Slaghuis, SASOL.
             Preparation of isotropic carbon Fibres from Sasol-Lurgi pitch.
             M.Popa, P.G.Eriksson, Univ. Pta, C. Potgieter, Sasol. Geological control
             on dolerite intrusions in Secunda Coal Deposit (Syferfontein Colliery) -
             a discussion .
             Xavier M Prevost, Minerals Bureau. Economic Empowerment in Coal
             Mining. The New Road to Success - Partnerships?
             N Molatana, M Strydom, and A Birtles, SRK Consulting. Estimation of
             Resources Remaining in Pillars Using Computer Applications.
             Fatima Ferraz, Anglo Technical. Environmental Monitoring and
             Reporting : Using Remote Sensing Methodologies.
             Chris van Alphen, van Alphen Consultancy. CCSEM Analytical Technique
             Principals and Application.
             Raymond C. Everson, Hein,W.J.P. Neomagus and Rufaro Kaitano, Univ.
             Potchefstroom. Modeling of the Combustion of High-Ash Coal/Char
             Particles Involving Chemical Kinetics & Diffusion.
             Nelia Basson, Sasol. The effect of coal rank, heating rate and pressure
             on tar production.
             JC van Dyk, Contributions by C Arendse, A Rossouw, Sasol. Co-
             Gasification of Biomass in a SASOL-LURGI Fixed Bed Dry Bottom
             Gasifier.
             Chaudhary Babija, Asian Energy Associaton. Alternative and Renewable
             Energy.
             R. A. Stewart, CSIR. Geotechnical Factors Impacting on High Wall
             Stability.
             Killian Tendai Manyuchi, CSIR. On Future Energy Landscapes.
             Varsha Singh, Petroleum Agency. Energy - Renewable, Alternative &
             Energy Strategies; South Africa : The Search for Oil & Gas.
             J.H.P. van Heerden, L. Breytenbach, Sasol and J.J. Prinsloo, Univ. of the
             North. The effect of process parameters: agglomerating oil

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            concentration, temperature and pH on the energy value of selective oil
            agglomerated coal.
2001
            CSIRO-JKMRC. R & D IN COAL EXPLORATION
30-31 May
            Virtual Mine Overview.
            Guy Le Blanc Smith, ConCaris. Virtual Mine Technology.
            Joan S. Esterle, Guy Le Blanc Smith, Joel Vincent et al. Regional &
            Minescale Geological Modelling for Hazard Prediction in Underground
            Mines in the Bowen Basin, Queensland, Australia.
            Graham O'Brien, Helen Beath, Barry Jenkins. Automated Image Analysis :
            A Low Cost Alternative for Coal Petrography.
            Julius Kruttschnitt, Mineral Resource Centre, Queensland, Australia. An
            Overview.
            Darren Thornton. Decisions from Data. Revealing Hidden Information.
            CSIRO Overview.
            Joan Esterle, Darren Thornton, Alan Cocker. Prediction and Monitoring of
            Coal Fragmentation During Mining & Processing; The Coal Frag Tool.
            Darren Thornton. Assessment and Control of Coal Damage & Loss.
            Tools for Optimising Coal & Overburden Blasting.
            3D Imaging for Geotechnical Assessment & Monitoring. Improving
            Safety & Productivity Using 3D Images

            GAS 2001

            Dr. M de Pontes, iGas. The Clean Development Mechanism; An
            Opportunity for S.A. Government's Role in the Development of the S.A.
            Gas Industry.
            Arthur Dykes, DME. The Gas Bill.
            Kevin Chapman, Regoli Gas. A Private Investor's Perspective.
            Cathy Laing, ESKOM. Natural Gas to Power.
            David Fortune, SHELL. The Market for Gas in the Cape. The Rationale
            for the Cape Power Project.
            Jacques Roux, Petroleum Agency S.A. Natural Gas Potential of Offshore
            S.A.
            MOSSGAS Role in GTL Developments.
            Roger Swart, NAMCOR & Mike Beaumont, SEPN. Kudu Gas : A Major
            Energy Resource for Southern Africa.
            Dr. Rod Crompton, DME. Government's Approach to Gas in S.A. Energy
            Markets.
            du Ruyter, SASOL. Mozambique to S.A. Natural Gas Project.
            Tore Horvei, SAD-ELEC. Potential for Gas in the S.A. Energy Economy.

            AGRAM Energy. Boiler Energy Management Solutions

            Boiler Energy Management Solutions : Features Numerous brochures;
            Soot Blowers, Clean Boilers, RP Positioner, Deslagger, Operator
            Training and Nirafon Cost Saving Acoustic Cleaners.
            ENERGY – THE FUTURE. AN AFRICAN PERSPECTIVE.
April
            Presentation for AGM 2002 - ESKOM. Includes : ESKOM and NEPAD,
            Vision for Africa, African Grid, Hydro-Resources, Gas Reserves, Virtual
            Power Station & "Coal Industry - Moving Towards a New Paradigm."




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