Electricity generation as a beneficial post-closure land use option for a dormant tailings storage facility

S J van Eeden, S W Jacobsz, M Rust, E Rust
2016 Journal of the South African Institution of Civil Engineering  
STEPHAN VAN EEDEN graduated in civil engineering from the University of Pretoria, South Africa, whereafter he gained four years of design experience with a consulting firm in Johannesburg. He was also involved with the design of a number of tailings storage facilities, which included feasibility studies and water balance modelling in a number of countries across Africa. He is currently busy with his Master's degree dissertation, which is based on a research project titled "The use of dormant urban mine sites to achieve greener cities".
doi:10.17159/2309-8775/2016/v58n1a6 fatcat:z3nz4g5dmjfzbesdhxoeix3yl4