Engineering News | Electricity Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/electricity Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:45:39 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 1544769023 1544767380 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Self-sustaining clean energy system developed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/self-sustaining-clean-energy-system-developed-2018-11-29 Paige Müller Top Energy Projects Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506031 1544697035 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769188_resized_emissionsregulationsrequireoilrefineryupgradesbloomberg0820171022.jpg ZERO EMISSIONS The Hyson Sustainable Energy ‘Power Tower’ allows for the recycling of liquefied carbon dioxide and water used in the energy generation process, resulting in zero harmful emissions 511 287 Solar PV uptake expected to double http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solar-pv-uptake-expected-to-double-2018-11-29 Paige Müller Top Energy Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506027 1544697071 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769287_resized_piasolarpaige1022.jpg NO THREAT POSED The adoption of renewable-energy systems neither poses an immediate nor a significant threat to workers in the local coal industry 511 287 Off-grid rural home concept launched in Rwanda http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bboxx-launches-off-grid-rural-home-concept-2018-12-14 Schalk Burger ENERGY Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506579 1544618880 1544738400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770353_resized_bboxxtomorrowruralhome11181022.jpg MODERN RURAL HOME The Bboxx rural home is designed to bring the on-grid experience in an off-grid location 511 287 Odourless treatment process produces energy, creates jobs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/odourless-water-treatment-process-produces-potable-water-energy-creates-jobs-2018-11-28 Cameron Mackay Top Water Projects Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505975 1544510956 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769087_resized_watertreatmentworkshysoncellssallyhallstilfontein1022.jpg HYSON CELLS The upflow anaerobic sludge blanket reactor process is below ground, which allows for natural insulation of the cone structures 511 287 Taking a profitcentric approach to navigation of energy transition http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/companies-should-take-profit-centric-approach-to-energy-transition-2018-12-14 Schalk Burger ENERGY TRANSITION Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506571 1544510962 1544738400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 LHWP Phase II ensures employment opportunities in January 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lhwp-phase-ii-ensures-employment-opportunities-in-january-2019-2018-11-27 Cameron Mackay Top Water Projects Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505872 1544618921 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768927_resized_tctalesothohighlandswaterprojectkatse1022.jpg LESOTHO HIGHLANDS WATER PROJECT The road infrastructure works will help improve access to basic services and facilities, as well as reduce travelling time and stimulate local business ventures 511 287 LHDA workshop places contractors in better bidding position http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lhda-workshop-places-contractors-in-better-bidding-position-2018-11-27 Cameron Mackay Top Water Projects Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505889 1544618964 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768937_resized_tctalesothohighlandswaterprojectkatsedam1022.jpg WATER PROVIDES CONTRACTS Workshops were successfully held to ensure that small businesses can bid for construction projects on the Lesotho Highlands Water Project 511 287 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 Eskom signs R1.5bn AFD loan agreement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afd-signs-r15bn-loan-agreement-with-eskom-to-support-transmission-grid-investments-2018-12-13 Tasneem Bulbulia ELECTRICITY Thu, 13 Dec 2018 15:57:00 +0200 507524 1544713092 1544709420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 New Necsa board to consider important issues http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-necsa-board-to-consider-important-issues-2018-12-13 Creamer Media Reporter Electricity Thu, 13 Dec 2018 10:59:00 +0200 507422 1544693198 1544691540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000772281_resized_1022x575secondtakeen.jpg New Necsa board to consider important issues 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77020_2018-12-12_second_take_en_-_hd_web.mp495324740New Necsa board to consider important issues New Necsa board to consider important issues Prequalification for construction of Phase 2 works on LHWP to launch in January http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prequalification-for-construction-of-phase-2-works-on-lhwp-to-launch-in-january-2018-12-13 Marleny Arnoldi WATER Thu, 13 Dec 2018 10:54:00 +0200 507447 1544697147 1544691240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 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 SAIEE appoints Sicelo Xulu CEO after ‘intense’ consideration process http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saiee-appoints-sicelo-xulu-ceo-after-intense-consideration-process-2018-12-12 Marleny Arnoldi CORPORATE ACTIVITY Wed, 12 Dec 2018 10:42:00 +0200 507309 1544606766 1544604120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771966_resized_siceloxulunewcopy1022.jpg New SAIEE CEO Sicelo Xulu 511 287 Tanzania to sign deal this week for $3bn power plant – President http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tanzania-to-sign-deal-this-week-for-3bn-power-plant-president-2018-12-12 Reuters ENERGY Wed, 12 Dec 2018 09:56:00 +0200 507296 1544601568 1544601360 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 New Necsa board has important issues to consider http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-necsa-board-has-important-issues-to-consider-2018-12-11 Rebecca Campbell NUCLEAR Tue, 11 Dec 2018 16:27:00 +0200 507256 1544594566 1544538420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771879_resized_robadam103071022duane.jpg Necsa chairperson Dr Rob Adam 511 287 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 15 on Orange’s PVT energy system now fully operational http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/15-on-oranges-pvt-energy-system-now-fully-operational-2018-12-11 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Tue, 11 Dec 2018 15:50:00 +0200 507233 1544536406 1544536200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771831_resized_renewableenergynewsouthernenergysolaruscapetownslargestpvtinstallationtodate31220181022.jpg The newly installed Solarus energy system on the roof of the 15 on Orange Hotel, in Cape Town 511 287 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 No load shedding scheduled for Tuesday but risk remains high, says Eskom http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/no-load-shedding-scheduled-for-tuesday-but-risk-remains-high-says-eskom-2018-12-11 African News Agency Electricity Tue, 11 Dec 2018 09:16:00 +0200 507135 1544513949 1544512560 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771615_resized_eskomlogo16052018bloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 DLO Energy Resources invests in 30 MW solar plant in Nigeria http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dlo-energy-resources-invests-in-30-mw-solar-plant-in-nigeria-2018-12-10 Tasneem Bulbulia RENEWABLE ENERGY Mon, 10 Dec 2018 16:50:00 +0200 507113 1544453561 1544453400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771521_resized_lrdrabdulkareemmayeremdofkadunapowersupplycompanylindamabhenaolagunjuandjimilawalspecialadvisertothegovernor1220181022.jpg From L-R: Kaduna Power Supply Company MD Dr Abdulkareem Mayere, Linda Mabhena-Olagunju and special adviser to the governor Jimi Lawal 511 287 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 says no load shedding scheduled for Monday, but risk remains high http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-says-no-load-shedding-scheduled-for-monday-but-risk-remains-high-2018-12-10 African News Agency Electricity Mon, 10 Dec 2018 10:42:00 +0200 507035 1544431444 1544431320 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771375_resized_eskomlogo16052018bloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Energy Minister 'very confident' in new Necsa board http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-minister-very-confident-in-new-necsa-board-2018-12-07 Rebecca Campbell NUCLEAR ENERGY Fri, 07 Dec 2018 16:30:00 +0200 506984 1544193196 1544193000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Energy Minister highlights 'defiance' by Necsa CEO, board chairperson http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-minister-highlights-defiance-by-necsa-ceo-board-chairperson-2018-12-07 Rebecca Campbell NUCLEAR ENERGY Fri, 07 Dec 2018 15:42:00 +0200 506977 1544193787 1544190120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Radebe denies allegations of corruption regarding his Necsa actions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-minister-denies-allegations-of-corruption-regarding-his-necsa-actions-2018-12-07 Rebecca Campbell NUCLEAR ENERGY Fri, 07 Dec 2018 15:08:00 +0200 506964 1544191944 1544188080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Previous Necsa board inept, defiant – Radebe http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/necsa-2018-12-07 Rebecca Campbell STATE-OWNED COMPANIES Fri, 07 Dec 2018 14:05:00 +0200 506951 1544192558 1544184300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771223_resized_jeffradebe1218bloomberg1022.jpg Energy Minister Jeff Radebe 511 287 South Africa axes state nuclear firm Necsa's board http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-axes-state-nuclear-firm-necsas-board-2018-12-07 Reuters Electricity Fri, 07 Dec 2018 14:03:00 +0200 506949 1544184964 1544184180 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771205_resized_jeffradebe111020181022.jpg Energy Minister Jeff Radebe 511 287 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 Eskom implements Stage 1 load shedding http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-implements-stage-1-load-shedding-2018-12-07 African News Agency Electricity Fri, 07 Dec 2018 09:30:00 +0200 506899 1544167895 1544167800 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771081_resized_eskomlogo16052018bloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Attracting investors to green technology in the Atlantis SEZ http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/attracting-investors-to-green-technology-in-the-atlantis-sez-2018-12-07 Kim Cloete SPECIAL ECONOMIC ZONES Fri, 07 Dec 2018 08:19:00 +0200 506870 1544164173 1544163540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 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 Local manufacturer supplies backup power to new Sandton development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-manufacturer-supplies-backup-power-to-new-sandton-development-2018-12-07 Shannon de Ryhove GENERATORS & STANDBY POWER Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505399 1543910549 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 TwinPower generator doubles the power, flexibility of containerised gensets http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/twinpower-generator-doubles-the-power-flexibility-of-containerised-gensets-2018-12-07 Shannon de Ryhove GENERATORS & STANDBY POWER Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505094 1543910549 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Ventilation key to genset safety http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ventilation-key-to-genset-safety-2018-12-07 Mc'Kyla Nortje Electricity 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