Geoscience council to start carbon storage plan

29 August 2021 - 00:00 By bobby jordan

SA is famous for digging stuff out of the earth — 224-million tons of coal and 100t of gold each year and a Gupta-load of diamonds.

Now it is ready to give back by injecting into the ground some of the mess it makes. Starting in two years, some of the gas from the country’s dirtiest coal-fired power stations will be stored 1km underground...

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