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Energy Efficiency in the South African Crude Oil Refining Industry ...

PETROLEUM REFINING PROCESS AND ENERGY CHARACTERISTICS . ... Energy Efficiency Performance of South African Crude Oil Refineries ..... partially as a result of its abundant coal reserves and over-investment in generating capacity...

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National Accounts, Energy Accounts for South Africa

Users may apply or process this data, provided Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) is .... South Africa's coal mining is 47% underground mining and ..... Refined petroleum products such as petrol, diesel, residual fuel oil, paraffin, jet fuel, aviation...

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South Africa's coal mines to process low-grade coal to produce ...

May 11, 2016 ... Coal processing plants will have to contend with lower-yields and more difficult to process coal. “The CSIR's role in South Africa's mining...

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Turning Coal into Liquid Fuel | NCPA

May 1, 2009 ... The coal-to-liquids (CTLs) process changes coal into a synthetic gas which ... Domestic CTL production could free up much of this refining ... While Qatar turns natural gas into liquid fuel, both China and South Africa use coal.

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Liquid Fuels from US Coal - National Mining Association

of oil stays above $35 per barrel, a coal refinery makes economic sense. If it drops ... percent of the coal consumed in South Africa is used as synfuels feedstock or to ... liquefaction process, which yields high quality transportation fuels, among.

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South Africa's gold industry, like its economy, is crumbling - The ...

Mar 7, 2016 ... A dangerous “second gold rush” for South Africa's most desperate men. ... from northern South Africa who oversees an illegal refining process that, ... Along with platinum, coal and iron ore, it's an important part of the economy.

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The Steel Making Industry

Integrated steel plants produce steel by refining iron ore in several steps and produce very high quality .... In this process, coal and other ores can produce enough heat to melt ore, replacing coke ... A Corex plant is operational in South Africa.

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Coal to Liquids at

Oct 11, 2007 ... 15 the process. Chemical intermediates synfuels production oil refining & fuel marketing automotive fuels. South African chemical.

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STOP - Schuylkill Taxpayers Opposed to Pollution - No coal-to-oil ...

Click here for details on the proposed Gilberton Coal-to-Oil Refinery. ... regime in South Africa (another nation with little oil, but plentiful coal reserves). ... existing coal-to-oil refineries and their operator, , is in the process of switching...

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Transforming a Coal Refinery in South Africa - Photo Essays - TIME

As the coal refinery steps out of the shadow of its past, photographer Benedicte Kurzen is granted ... access to the company's operations in Secunda, South Africa.

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Coal Liquefaction | Student Energy

Coal Liquefaction is the process of converting coal to liquid fuels. ... One of these modifications is a simultaneous coal and oil refining process. ... and has been used in South Africa since the 1960s to produce motor fuels and petrochemical...

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Limited is an integrated energy and chemical company based in Johannesburg, South Africa. The company was formed in 1950 in burg, South Africa, and is the .... The refinery is a joint ven...

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Three, Oil-from-Coal Complex, South Africa - Fluor

The South Africans were willing to share their 25 years of coal-conversion expertise with the United States. Working ... Fifteen synthol reactors using the Fischer-Tropsch process completed the liquefaction. The two ... Petroleum Refining.

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King coal constrained : Article : Nature

Sep 5, 2007 ... Economic isolation forced South Africa to refine the coal technology used ... The predominant coal liquefaction process, developed by Franz...

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Liquid fuel from coal - Media Club South Africa

Every day 120 000 metric tons of coal are transported to a plant at Secunda, ... International oil companies also experimented with the process, but put it ... from coal produced at a CTL refinery and 50% derived from traditional crude oil.

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Energy modelling for liquid fuels / gas supply - Mitigation Action ...

Introduction. Petroleum refining (refining crude oil, natural gas and ... refineries, the modelling process is complicated because these plants ... energy supply in South Africa. ... 1 South African liquid supply industry uses coal, gas and crude oil.

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Application Form - Department Of Energy

Nov 1, 2012 ... Main Activities. Tongaat Hulett Sugar South Africa Limited's main activities are the ... process of refining raw sugar to refined white sugar. This process step ... the primary steam generated by coal fired boilers. The multiple...

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TRAFIGURA IN AFRICA

Following the refining process, Trafigura also plays a supporting ... South Africa exports approximately 75 million tonnes of thermal coal per year. We have...

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Review of worldwide coal to liquids R, D&D activities and the need ...

3.5 Impacts of coal rank and composition on process options. ..... South Africa synthetic oil liquids company. SNG substitute (or ... Solvent Refined Coal process.

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