Engineering News | Coal & Diesel http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/coal Thu, 17 Jan 2019 23:28:23 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Optimum, Koornfontein preliminary business rescue plan to be submitted for creditor approval ... http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/optimum-koornfontein-business-rescue-plan-to-be-submitted-for-creditor-approval-next-week-2019-01-16 Marleny Arnoldi COAL Wed, 16 Jan 2019 11:12:00 +0200 508722 1547649372 1547629920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000774859_resized_coaltruck1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 South Africa aims to finalise long-term energy plan next month – Radebe http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-aims-to-finalise-long-term-energy-plan-next-month-radebe-2019-01-16 Reuters ENERGY Wed, 16 Jan 2019 10:42:00 +0200 508711 1547649530 1547628120 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000774817_resized_jeffradebe1dylanslater05181022.jpg Energy Minister Jeff Radebe 511 287 Project Halo refutes allegations of favoritism in bid to acquire Optimum, Koornfontein mines http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/project-halo-refutes-allegations-of-favoritism-in-bid-to-acquire-optimum-koornfontein-mines-2019-01-16 African News Agency COAL Wed, 16 Jan 2019 08:27:00 +0200 508658 1547649399 1547620020 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Don’t hurt farmers with higher electricity tariffs, says Agri Western Cape http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dont-hurt-farmers-with-higher-electricity-tariffs-says-agri-western-cape-2019-01-15 Kim Cloete ELECTRICITY Tue, 15 Jan 2019 16:59:00 +0200 508638 1547621298 1547564340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Electricity increases will badly hurt the poor, say community leaders, residents http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electricity-increases-would-badly-hurt-the-poor-say-community-leaders-residents-2019-01-15 Kim Cloete ELECTRICITY Tue, 15 Jan 2019 16:13:00 +0200 508630 1547564064 1547561580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000774695_resized_sasolsecundapowerlines110221114duane.jpg 511 287 Merkel seeks to preserve jobs while phasing out coal plants http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/merkel-seeks-to-preserve-jobs-while-phasing-out-coal-plants-2019-01-15 Bloomberg ENERGY Tue, 15 Jan 2019 10:17:00 +0200 508544 1547540353 1547540220 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Electric cars seen getting cleaner even where grids rely on coal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electric-cars-seen-getting-cleaner-even-where-grids-rely-on-coal-2019-01-15 Bloomberg ELECTRIC VEHICLES Tue, 15 Jan 2019 10:15:00 +0200 508543 1547547716 1547540100 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Goldman models risk of 1 000 basis point Eskom blowout for South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/goldman-models-risk-of-1-000-basis-point-eskom-blowout-for-south-africa-2019-01-15 Reuters ECONOMY Tue, 15 Jan 2019 09:21:00 +0200 508527 1547564085 1547536860 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000774444_resized_eskompowerlines40520171022.jpg 511 287 Organisations criticise ‘untransparent’ and ‘inefficient’ Eskom http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/organisations-criticise-untransparent-and-inefficient-eskom-2019-01-14 Kim Cloete ELECTRICITY Mon, 14 Jan 2019 21:30:00 +0200 508501 1547531938 1547494200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Salga warns of the dangers of raising electricity tariffs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/salga-warns-of-the-dangers-of-raising-electricity-tariffs-2019-01-14 Kim Cloete ELECTRICITY Mon, 14 Jan 2019 21:02:00 +0200 508498 1547532094 1547492520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Eskom warns of 'debt trap' as it pleads for 15% hike http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-pleads-for-15-tariff-increase-2019-01-14 Kim Cloete ELECTRICITY Mon, 14 Jan 2019 16:39:00 +0200 508494 1547478214 1547476740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000774404_resized_phakamanihadebeeskomdylanslater01181022.jpg Eskom CEO Phakamani Hadebe 511 287 BRPs to meet with Optimum, Koornfontein creditors to vote on proposed business rescue plans http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/brps-to-meet-with-optimum-koornfontein-creditors-to-vote-on-proposed-business-rescue-plans-2019-01-10 Simone Liedtke COAL Thu, 10 Jan 2019 14:48:00 +0200 508228 1547130300 1547124480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000773828_resized_coaltruck1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Kibo to focus on technical works, PPAs for its projects during 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kibo-to-focus-on-technical-works-ppas-for-its-projects-during-2019-2019-01-07 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY/COAL Mon, 07 Jan 2019 12:19:00 +0200 507869 1547198308 1546856340 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Eskom is said to extend job cuts beyond top management tier http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-is-said-to-extend-job-cuts-beyond-top-management-tier-2019-01-07 Bloomberg ELECTRICITY Mon, 07 Jan 2019 11:59:00 +0200 507864 1547198267 1546855140 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Eskom may reinstate power cuts post mid-January http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-may-reinstate-power-cuts-post-mid-january-2018-12-20 Bloomberg ELECTRICITY Thu, 20 Dec 2018 11:53:00 +0200 507730 1545299787 1545299580 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Eskom warns of more coal trucks on the road during low-demand festive season http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-warns-of-higher-number-of-coal-trucks-on-the-road-to-replenish-stock-2018-12-19 Creamer Media Reporter COAL Wed, 19 Dec 2018 10:00:00 +0200 507690 1546856447 1545206400 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Brian Dames steps down from Eskom task team http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/brian-dames-steps-down-from-eskom-task-team-2018-12-19 Mariaan Webb ELECTRICITY Wed, 19 Dec 2018 09:08:00 +0200 507688 1547198288 1545203280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Eskom evaluating bids for mortgage business http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-evaluating-bids-for-mortgage-business-2018-12-15 Reuters ELECTRICITY Sat, 15 Dec 2018 05:36:00 +0200 507633 1544850310 1544844960 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Ramaphosa appoints high-level Eskom sustainability task team to resolve problems http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-appoints-high-level-eskom-sustainability-task-team-to-resolve-problems-2018-12-14 African News Agency ELECTRICITY Fri, 14 Dec 2018 20:27:00 +0200 507629 1544812902 1544812020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000772680_resized_briandames02duane.jpg Former Eskom CEO Brian Dames 511 287 Transfer of Eskom's debt to South African government credit neutral – Moody's http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transfer-of-eskoms-debt-to-south-african-government-credit-neutral-moodys-2018-12-14 Reuters ELECTRICITY Fri, 14 Dec 2018 19:01:00 +0200 507626 1544807001 1544806860 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Eskom debt swap not an option – Ramaphosa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-debt-swap-not-an-option-ramaphosa-2018-12-14 Reuters ELECTRICITY Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:03:00 +0200 507546 1544777190 1544767380 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Cabinet to assess municipal electricity debt management plan in Feb http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cabinet-to-assess-municipal-electricity-debt-management-plan-in-feb-2018-12-13 Marleny Arnoldi GOVERNANCE Thu, 13 Dec 2018 16:39:00 +0200 507538 1544712005 1544711940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Back to the future for Eskom as it seeks to plug 1.3bn ton coal hole http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/back-to-the-future-for-eskom-as-it-seeks-to-plug-13bn-coal-shortfall-2018-12-13 Terence Creamer COAL & POWER Thu, 13 Dec 2018 16:30:00 +0200 507535 1544713349 1544711400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000772507_resized_danmashigoeskom1118dylan1022.jpg Primary energy division GM Dan Mashigo 511 287 Minerals Minister defends coal, complains about high electricity prices http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/minerals-minister-defends-coal-complains-about-high-electricity-prices-2018-12-12 Rebecca Campbell ENERGY Wed, 12 Dec 2018 11:58:00 +0200 507331 1544623733 1544608680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000772069_resized_lontohcoalrichardsbayelectricity10111022duane.jpg 511 287 Kibo renews MoU with Mozambique utility http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kibo-renews-mou-with-mozambique-utility-2018-12-12 Marleny Arnoldi COAL/ENERGY Wed, 12 Dec 2018 11:44:00 +0200 507325 1544608064 1544607840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Big coal wants consumers to pay for fixing its pollution problem http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/big-coal-wants-consumers-to-pay-for-fixing-its-pollution-problem-2018-12-11 Bloomberg ENERGY Tue, 11 Dec 2018 16:07:00 +0200 507237 1544537554 1544537220 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 In Eskom's case, does Mboweni feel a photo is worth 1 000 words? http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/in-eskoms-case-does-mboweni-feel-a-photo-is-worth-1-000-words-2018-12-11 Bloomberg ELECTRICITY Tue, 11 Dec 2018 11:17:00 +0200 507176 1544520131 1544519820 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 South Africa needs to bail out Eskom, says former Eskom adviser Rothschild http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-needs-to-bail-out-eskom-says-former-eskom-adviser-rothschild-2018-12-10 Reuters ELECTRICITY Mon, 10 Dec 2018 12:43:00 +0200 507059 1544453566 1544438580 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Eskom should weigh selling its crown jewels, FirstRand CEO says http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-should-weigh-selling-its-crown-jewels-firstrand-ceo-says-2018-12-07 Bloomberg ELECTRICITY Fri, 07 Dec 2018 12:49:00 +0200 506946 1544179970 1544179740 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Process that will ‘drastically’ cut the power needed to reprocess mining waste edging ... http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/process-that-will-drastically-cut-the-power-needed-to-reprocess-mining-waste-edging-closer-to-commercialisation-2018-12-07 Tracy Hancock ENERGY EFFICIENCY Fri, 07 Dec 2018 08:00:00 +0200 506819 1544102368 1544162400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770908_resized_energy.jpg 511 287 Ventilation key to genset safety http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ventilation-key-to-genset-safety-2018-12-07 Mc'Kyla Nortje Coal & Diesel Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505424 1543910549 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767912_resized_resizedgeneratorsceomichaelvanniekerkaspfire1120181022.jpg MICHAEL VAN NIEKERK Generators can be a potential source of fire ignition, owing to the high temperatures of the manifold, if not stored correctly 511 287 Eskom to increase OCGT use at certain power stations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-to-increase-ocgt-use-at-certain-power-stations-2018-12-07 Mc'Kyla Nortje Coal & Diesel Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505414 1544166347 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 'Treasonous' tweets won't help Eskom out of current 'crisis' http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/treasonous-tweets-wont-help-eskom-out-of-current-crisis-2018-12-06 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Thu, 06 Dec 2018 17:10:00 +0200 506841 1544186632 1544109000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770996_resized_pravingordhan40618dylan1022.jpg Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan 511 287 EVs to become main driver of battery storage deployment over next decade, says Fitch Solutions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/evs-to-become-main-driver-of-battery-storage-deployment-over-next-decade-says-fitch-solutions-2018-12-05 Simone Liedtke ENERGY / BATTERY METALS Wed, 05 Dec 2018 16:27:00 +0200 506689 1544079007 1544020020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 How power utility Eskom is hobbling South Africa's economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/how-power-utility-eskom-is-hobbling-south-africas-economy-2018-12-05 Bloomberg ELECTRICITY Wed, 05 Dec 2018 08:34:00 +0200 506573 1544021108 1543991640 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770343_resized_coaltruck1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Gupta mining boss JP Arora gunned down http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gupta-mining-boss-jp-arora-gunned-down-2018-12-03 News24Wire COAL Mon, 03 Dec 2018 14:11:00 +0200 506367 1543839180 1543839060 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Kibo to consider further deadline extension for Sepco III http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kibo-to-consider-further-deadline-extension-for-sepco-iii-2018-12-03 Simone Liedtke ENERGY / COAL Mon, 03 Dec 2018 11:46:00 +0200 506341 1543845636 1543830360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0