Engineering News | Biogas http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/biogas Wed, 21 Nov 2018 14:35:42 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Renewable energy industry comments on draft IRP http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renewable-energy-industry-comments-on-draft-irp-2018-10-17 Kim Cloete ENERGY Wed, 17 Oct 2018 22:05:00 +0200 502090 1539847987 1539806700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Carbon emissions reduced at hospitals http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/carbon-emissions-reduced-at-hospitals-2018-08-31 Halima Frost Biogas Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495689 1535694831 1535666400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747119_resized_gascgn08181022.jpg UP IN THE AIR An aerial view of the revolutionary Langlaagte CNG filling station 511 287 AfriForum launches petition against planned CSIR biogas plant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afriforum-launches-petition-against-planned-csir-biogas-plant-2018-08-21 Marleny Arnoldi WASTE-TO-ENERGY Tue, 21 Aug 2018 15:47:00 +0200 496327 1534859764 1534859220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Biogas plant demonstrates potential using new tech http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/biogas-plant-demonstrates-potential-using-new-tech-2018-08-01 Paige Müller Biogas Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494465 1534227763 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744396_resized_biofuelsglobalenergydemoplant2071810222.jpg BIOGAS DEMO PLANT Global Energy expects its biogas demonstration plant to be open for viewing by prospective clients by the end of this month. 511 287 New-look IPP bid documents will need to strike delicate balance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-look-ipp-bid-documents-will-need-to-strike-delicate-balance-2018-06-22 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Fri, 22 Jun 2018 08:30:00 +0200 490514 1529587244 1529649000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735055_resized_jasonvanderpoel11022.jpeg Allen & Overy partner Jason van der Poel 511 287 ‘High priority’ IRP update to be published soon http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/high-priority-irp-update-to-be-published-soon-2018-04-10 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Tue, 10 Apr 2018 13:15:00 +0200 483396 1523361762 1523358900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000718943_resized_thabanezulu0318dylan1022.jpeg Department of Energy director-general Thabane Zulu 511 287 Cape Town launches two landfill gas projects, working towards more http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cape-town-launches-two-landfill-gas-projects-working-towards-more-2018-03-02 Schalk Burger ENVIRONMENT Fri, 02 Mar 2018 15:18:00 +0200 480045 1519997487 1519996680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Power and utilities drone market worth more than $9bn http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/power-and-utilities-drone-market-worth-more-than-9-billion-2017-11-24 Dylan Slater Drones Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 470958 1511510345 1511474400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Shell collaboration helps power London buses with coffee waste http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/shell-collaboration-helps-power-london-buses-with-coffee-waste-2017-11-21 Nica Schreuder BIOFUEL Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471626 1511180719 1511128800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693347_resized_0000693297resizedshellbiobeanimage.jpg GRINDING DOWN EMISSIONS B20 biofuel will significantly reduce carbon emissions 511 340 Gas company secures onshore petroleum production right http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-gas-company-secures-onshore-petroleum-production-right-2017-11-10 Mia Breytenbach GAS Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 469531 1510037534 1510264800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000688776_resized_gasgasfieldfreestatecompressionstationrenergen0520161022.jpg PRODUCTION EXPANSION While Tetra4 already produces compressed natural gas, new expansions will include the liquefaction of the gas – the first in South Africa 511 287 Local gas company trials diesel dual-fuel kits on long-haul trucks http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-gas-company-trials-ddf-kits-on-long-haul-trucks-2017-10-20 Mia Breytenbach GAS FUEL Fri, 20 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 467136 1508244275 1508450400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000683414_resized_gastetra4truckconversion0820171022.jpg SAVINGS PURSUIT Indicative results can play a role in the development of an alternative cost-saving methodology for fleet owners and in pursuing and encouraging fleet optimisation 511 287 Minister offers snapshot of renewables generation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/minister-offers-snapshot-of-renewables-generation-2017-10-06 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Fri, 06 Oct 2017 14:45:00 +0200 467005 1507294039 1507293900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000683200_resized_droogfontein1022.jpeg 511 287 African conference strives to boost bioenergy industries http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-conference-strives-to-boost-bioenergy-industries-2017-08-18 Nadine James Biogas Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460573 1502782666 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000668709_resized_gorgefarmkenyafiestbiogasplantipptropicalpowerjul20141022.jpg GORGE FARM The commercial vegetable farm in Naivasha, Kenya, hosts a biogas plant as part of a larger renewable energy project - the Gorge Farm Energy Park 511 287 Organisation lobbies government to kick-start biogas market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/organisation-lobbies-government-to-kickstart-biogas-market-2017-08-18 Nadine James Biogas Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460699 1503298827 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000669090_resized_biogasfaciltyonfarmsabia08171022.jpg AGRICULTURAL BENEFITS A booming biogas industry will create jobs and ensure greater job security within the agricultural sector 511 287 Africa’s energy future lies in solar energy, says CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africas-energy-future-lies-in-solar-energy-says-ceo-2017-07-19 Anine Kilian SOLAR POWER Wed, 19 Jul 2017 15:10:00 +0200 459045 1500471482 1500469800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Need for businesses to become energy efficient http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/need-for-businesses-to-become-energy-efficient-2017-05-24 Tasneem Bulbulia Biogas Fri, 09 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 453244 1498054301 1496959200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Gigaba slams Eskom’s ‘mistake’ of contradicting government policy on renewables http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gigaba-slams-eskoms-mistake-of-contradicting-government-policy-on-renewables-2017-04-19 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Wed, 19 Apr 2017 11:20:00 +0200 449946 1492594603 1492593600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000643178_resized_financeministermalusigigaba304171022bloomberg.jpg Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba 511 287 Data-rich Atlas shows SA having higher bio-energy potential than believed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-bio-energy-atlas-to-support-bio-energy-development-launched-2017-04-07 Keith Campbell Science & Technology – 2 Fri, 07 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 447619 1491224900 1491516000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South Africa has real bioenergy potential http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-has-real-bio-energy-potential-2017-04-07 Keith Campbell Science & Technology – 1 Fri, 07 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 447617 1491224900 1491516000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 High pressure clean-in-place pump now available http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/high-pressure-clean-in-place-pump-now-available-2017-03-24 Simone Liedtke Biogas Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445711 1489746560 1490306400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000632170_resized_cleaninprocesscippump032017brubinpumpsjpg1022.jpg CLEAN-IN-PROCESS PUMP The Brubin BA Clean-In-Process (CIP) pump has a patent pending designed pump-wheel that will allow the pressing shoes to retract for efficient CIP 511 287 Lack of reliable power supply hinders Africa’s growth – trade commission http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lack-of-reliable-power-supply-hinders-africas-growth-trade-commission-2017-03-17 Nadine James Biogas Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445111 1489473857 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000630906_resized_johannesbrunneraustriantradecommision0103171022.jpg JOHANNES BRUNNER There is significant interest in Africa in terms of the opportunities available for companies in renewable-energy and energy-storage 511 287 First continuous hydrothermal liquefaction production plant launched at NWU http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/first-continuous-hydrothermal-liquefaction-production-plant-launched-at-nwu-2017-03-17 David Oliveira INNOVATION Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445742 1489473862 1489701600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Opinion: Eskom supports renewables, but flags cost-recovery uncertainty as a worry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/opinion-eskom-supports-renewables-but-flags-cost-recovery-uncertainty-as-a-worry-2017-02-27 Creamer Media Reporter RENEWABLE ENERGY Mon, 27 Feb 2017 16:40:00 +0200 444555 1488207235 1488206400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000629585_resized_thavagovender101151022duane.jpg Thava Govender, 511 287 Programme to accelerate investment implemented http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/implementation-of-development-programme-to-accelerate-investment-in-africa-2017-02-17 Nadine James Biogas Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 441800 1487060618 1487282400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000623006_resized_piasolarsolarcapitalpvplantdeaar161215duane11022.jpg MOMENT IN THE SUN Governments will be showcasing high priority renewable energy projects to attract private sector participation and investment 511 287 Renewables division experiences record-breaking 2016 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renewables-division-experiences-record-breaking-2016-2017-02-17 Nadine James Biogas Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 441824 1487060618 1487282400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000623118_resized_nojoliwindfarmenel1120161022.jpeg NOJOLI WIND FARM Enel Green Power's global renewable energies division completed more than 470 MW of solar and wind projects locally, including the 88 MW Nojoli wind farm 511 287 Chamber looks to strengthen partnerships in local green economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chamber-looks-to-strengthen-partnerships-in-local-green-economy-2017-02-17 Nadine James Biogas Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 441799 1487060618 1487282400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000623002_resized_wbhobuildingenergysolarplantkalahari1022.jpg LONG STANDING RELATIONSHIP Members of the Italian–South African Chamber of Trade and Industries have been involved in the South African energy sector since 2013 511 287 Third Women in Energy conference cohosted at Energy Indaba http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/third-women-in-energy-conference-co-hosted-at-energy-indaba-2017-02-17 Nadine James Biogas Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 441795 1487060618 1487282400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000623328_resized_africaenergyindaba20161022.jpg DOING IT FOR THEMSELVES The Women in Energy conference is designed to aid the increase in leadership and development of women involved in the African energy sectors 511 287 Biogas needs favourable REIPPPP allocation for sustainable development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/biogas-needs-favourable-reipppp-allocation-for-sustainable-development-2017-02-17 Nadine James Biogas Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 441801 1487334299 1487282400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000623012_resized_newhorizonproject02171022.jpg NEW HORIZONS The recently completed biogas upgrade project in Athlone 511 287 Conference hopes to catalyse African energy revolution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/conference-hopes-to-catalyse-african-energy-revolution-2017-02-17 Nadine James Biogas Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 441802 1487334333 1487282400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000623016_resized_2015energyindabaplenary11022.jpg BOOSTING ENERGY The Africa Energy Indaba brings together politicians and energy luminaries to envision and catalyse decisions that will enhance access to energy 511 287 Exponential increase in the number of power generation projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/exponential-increase-in-the-number-of-power-generation-projects-2017-02-17 Nadine James Biogas Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 441868 1487334415 1487282400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000623233_resized_tsidisodisenyanaecic0217jpg1022.jpeg TSIDISO DISENYANA Foreign investment is targeted at establishing Africa’s green economy, therefore renewables will become a driver of socioeconomic growth 511 287 Eskom’s delay in approving PPAs could cost country 15 000 jobs – Sarec http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskoms-delay-in-approving-ppas-could-cost-country-15-000-jobs-sarec-2016-12-19 Ilan Solomons RENEWABLES Mon, 19 Dec 2016 14:36:00 +0200 438754 1482242914 1482150960 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Research ongoing to further develop biogas in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/research-ongoing-to-further-develop-biogas-in-sa-2016-12-09 Kimberley Smuts Biogas Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0200 436668 1480946016 1481234400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 New development phase launched at gas-equipped Centurion estate http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/southdowns-estate-launches-latest-residential-development-2016-11-18 David Oliveira PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT Fri, 18 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0200 434665 1479133097 1479420000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000604592_resized_southdownsestate10161022.jpeg ESTATE DEVELOPMENT Southdowns Estate has launched its latest development phase, which will result in the construction of 65 townhouses and 16 full-title clusters 511 287 South African renewables IPP in financing deal with Japan’s Inabata http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nrg-inabata-sign-investment-deal-to-further-develop-africa-renewable-energy-projects-2016-11-04 Mia Breytenbach RENEWABLE ENERGY Fri, 04 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0200 433055 1477986070 1478210400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000600362_resized_nrgppaprojectenergy1020161022.jpg GENERATION DEVELOPMENT Next Renewable Generation is currently involved in about 50 projects, which are in various stages of proposals and feasibility 511 287 Sawea considers legal options to get Eskom to sign PPAs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sawea-considers-legal-options-to-get-eskom-to-sign-ppas-2016-11-02 Kim Cloete WINDABA Wed, 02 Nov 2016 16:55:00 +0200 434061 1478101477 1478098500 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000603036_resized_jeffreysbaywindfarmrenewableenergywindenergyturbine1710220114duane.jpg 511 287 Coega positions itself as energy mix hub http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/coega-positions-itself-as-energy-mix-hub-2016-09-23 Nadine James Biogas Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 427115 1474355841 1474581600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000586473_resized_coegaidz1022.jpeg GREEN SHOOTS OF GROWTH Special economic zones have managed to attract foreign and local investment in a lackluster economic environment 511 287 Renewables investment in 2015 more than covers global power demand growth for first time http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renewables-investment-in-2015-more-than-covers-global-power-demand-growth-for-first-time-2016-09-14 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Wed, 14 Sep 2016 16:10:00 +0200 427797 1473863661 1473862200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000588139_resized_jeffreysbaywindfarm510221214duane.jpeg 511 287