Anglo eyes SA power plant project

Business Report 12 April 2012.

(Editorial comment: It is not clear from the report what this power plant entails. Is it a coal plant? Will it sell power to Eskom, if so at what price? Is it for self use only? How will the power be distributed to Anglo American Platinum? Will an EIA be required? Whose carbon footprint will be affected? Who will pay the resulting carbon taxes, when and if carbon taxes are levied?)

Anglo American plans to build a 450 MW power plant in South Africa to supply electricity to its platinum subsidiary Anglo American Platinum, the Business Day newspaper reported on Wednesday…