Engineering News | Electricity Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/electricity Wed, 23 Aug 2017 02:49:14 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 ConCourt ruling opens way for Nersa to process further clawback claims – Eskom http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/concourt-ruling-opens-way-for-nersa-to-process-further-clawback-claims-eskom-2017-08-22 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Tue, 22 Aug 2017 16:21:00 +0200 462387 1503412198 1503411660 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000673044_resized_nersapublichearingeskom2324june2015110220615duane.jpg 511 287 Himoinsa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/himoinsa-2017-04-28 Zandile Mavuso Electricity Tue, 22 Aug 2017 10:58:00 +0200 448958 1503392350 1503392280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000644151_resized_0000640677angolapowerplant1022.jpg 511 287 Kibo to hold formal negotiations with potential MCPP investors http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kibo-to-hold-formal-negotiations-with-potential-mcpp-investors-2017-08-22 Creamer Media Reporter COAL Tue, 22 Aug 2017 10:33:00 +0200 462303 1503395647 1503390780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Tlou secures mining licence for Lesedi CBM project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tlou-secures-mining-licence-for-lesedi-cbm-project-2017-08-21 Anine Kilian COALBED METHANE Mon, 21 Aug 2017 16:10:00 +0200 462222 1503325739 1503324600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Infrastructure initiative garners support from nine African presidents http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/infrastructure-initiative-garners-support-from-nine-african-presidents-2017-08-21 Natasha Odendaal INFRASTRUCTURE Mon, 21 Aug 2017 16:09:00 +0200 462221 1503328391 1503324540 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000672670_resized_infrastructure1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Zambia restores full power supply to First Quantum mines http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zambia-restores-full-power-supply-to-first-quantum-mines-2017-08-21 Reuters ENERGY Mon, 21 Aug 2017 08:24:00 +0200 462124 1503298753 1503296640 1505944800 Reuters 0 0 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 Electricity 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 Asian giant proceeds with latest nuclear expansion project with Russia http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/asian-giant-proceeds-with-latest-nuclear-expansion-project-with-russia-2017-08-18 Keith Campbell Nuclear Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460914 1502782667 1503007200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Cape firm launches compact solar-powered battery system http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/compact-solar-powered-battery-power-system-launched-2017-08-18 Dylan Slater Renewable Energy Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460843 1502782667 1503007200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000669368_resized_bluenovacompacthybrid1022.jpg COMPACT HYBRID The CompactHybrid renewable-energy solution is designed to be aesthetically pleasing for household use 511 287 Carbon capture tech will recycle ferroalloys sector’s emissions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/carbon-capture-technology-will-recycle-ferroalloy-sectors-emissions-2017-08-18 Nadine James Electricity Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460594 1502782665 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000668781_resized_chinesewastegastofueldemonstationplantlanzatech08171022.jpg IMMITATION GAME LanzaTech’s Chinese facility will produce fuel grade ethanol from captured steelmaking off-gas and Swayana hopes to implement this strategy in South Africa 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 Electricity 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 South Africa supplying critical medical radioisotope to 50 countries http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-radioisotopes-company-is-thriving-and-has-global-recognition-2017-08-18 Keith Campbell Nuclear Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460849 1502782667 1503007200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Wind body aims to use mentoring scheme to support gender transformation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-body-to-connect-women-in-energy-with-youth-address-transformation-in-wind-sector-2017-08-18 Mia Breytenbach RENEWABLE ENERGY Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460888 1502782667 1503007200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000669469_resized_sawearenewableenergywindnoupoortwindfarm0720171022.jpg GROWING ENERGY The WindAc Africa Mentoring Programme moves to specifically grow future energy leaders within the wind sector 511 287 Study urges South Africa to find energy-storage niche http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-must-understand-competitive-advantages-to-participate-in-energy-storage-market-study-2017-08-17 Mia Breytenbach ENERGY STORAGE Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:16:00 +0200 461984 1502981420 1502979360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000672131_resized_teslaenergystorage1022bloomberg.jpg Tesla powerpacks and inverters at the Southern California Edison Company's Mira Loma energy storage system facility in California, in the US. 511 287 Eskom tariffs in the spotlight http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-tariffs-in-the-spotlight-2017-08-17 Creamer Media Reporter STATE COMPANY Thu, 17 Aug 2017 13:21:00 +0200 461920 1502972262 1502968860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000671948_resized_sten1022x575.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/70523_2017-08-16_secondtake_en_-_hd_web.mp462406778Eskom tariffs in the spotlight Eskom tariffs in the spotlight World treaty to ban and reduce mercury poison comes into force http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/world-treaty-to-ban-and-reduce-mercury-poison-comes-into-force-2017-08-17 News24Wire MERCURY Thu, 17 Aug 2017 10:09:00 +0200 461901 1502974526 1502957340 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Parliamentary State capture probe hits first hurdle http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/parliamentary-state-capture-probe-hits-first-hurdle-2017-08-16 African News Agency STATE CAPTURE Wed, 16 Aug 2017 14:19:00 +0200 461823 1502887364 1502885940 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000671673_resized_parliamentgovtza1022.jpg 511 287 Electricity intensive firms to approach Nersa for new job-saving tariff deal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electricity-intensive-firms-to-approach-nersa-for-new-job-saving-tariff-deal-2017-08-16 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Wed, 16 Aug 2017 10:10:00 +0200 461777 1502876901 1502871000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000671546_resized_tsakanimthombeni1022.jpg EIUG chairperson Dr Tsakani Mthombeni 511 287 Outa lays corruption charges against former Eskom board director http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/outa-lays-corruption-charges-against-former-eskom-board-director-2017-08-15-1 African News Agency STATE-OWNED ENTITIES Tue, 15 Aug 2017 10:40:00 +0200 461638 1502792364 1502786400 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 AfDB’s sustainable energy fund to support first utility-scale solar PV project in Lesotho http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afdbs-sustainable-energy-fund-to-support-first-utility-scale-solar-pv-project-in-lesotho-2017-08-14 Mia Breytenbach RENEWABLE ENERGY Mon, 14 Aug 2017 12:27:00 +0200 461496 1502706746 1502706420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000670712_resized_pv42016bloomberg21022.jpg 511 287 Eskom electrifies 800 households in Klipheuwel community http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-connects-800-households-in-klipheuwel-community-2017-08-14 Anine Kilian ELECTRICITY Mon, 14 Aug 2017 11:50:00 +0200 461488 1503055227 1502704200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Zambia's CEC confirms reduced power supply to Glencore's copper miner http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zambias-cec-confirms-reduced-power-supply-to-glencores-copper-miner-2017-08-14 Reuters COPPER Mon, 14 Aug 2017 08:30:00 +0200 461386 1502694997 1502692200 1505340000 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000670600_resized_copper1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Outa commends Nersa’s decision on Eskom secrecy application http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/outa-commends-nersas-decision-on-eskom-secrecy-application-2017-08-11 Anine Kilian ELECTRICITY Fri, 11 Aug 2017 16:28:00 +0200 461368 1502462095 1502461680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Balwin Properties partners with SolarAfrica http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/balwin-properties-partners-with-solarafrica-2017-08-11 Anine Kilian SOLAR Fri, 11 Aug 2017 14:51:00 +0200 461359 1502461888 1502455860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Eskom given 30 days to meet Nersa requirements for 2018 tariff application http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-given-30-days-to-meet-nersa-requirements-for-2018-tariff-application-2017-08-11 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Fri, 11 Aug 2017 11:20:00 +0200 461314 1502514525 1502443200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000670430_resized_nersapublichearingmidrand301101022duane.jpeg 511 287 Eskom postpones planned R21 road closure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-postpones-planned-r21-road-closure-2017-08-11 Natasha Odendaal ELECTRICITY Fri, 11 Aug 2017 10:28:00 +0200 461295 1502440292 1502440080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Company ships dryers and convection oven http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gruenberg-drying-ovens-shipped-to-automotive-company-2017-08-11 Tasneem Bulbulia Electricity Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 459780 1501769219 1502402400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000666831_resized_furnaceskilnsovensdryersdieselbloomberg315921170160720171022.jpg FUELLING INDUSTRIES Two Gruenberg drying ovens will be used by a prominent diesel engine manufacturer to dry diesel particulate filters 511 287 Creative farming methods ensure sustainability http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/creative-farming-methods-ensure-sustainability-2017-08-11 Robyn Wilkinson Electricity Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 459532 1501769218 1502402400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000666416_resized_haygrovetunnelsfullcircleproject07201711022.jpg PLANT PROTECTION Haygrove’s multispan polytunnel structure provides a controlled environment for the aquaponic and hydroponic systems 511 287 Furnaces and kilns manufacturers are feeling the heat http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/furnaces-and-kilns-manufacturers-feeling-the-heat-2017-08-11 Tasneem Bulbulia Renewable Energy Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 459869 1501769219 1502402400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000667053_resized_furnaceskilnsovendryersvantuylspecialkilnforsglalexsaams0720171022.jpg UNDER PRESSURE Manufacturers of furnaces and kilns are are changing their products and diversifying into new markets both locally and internationally 511 287 Rust-prevention sealing system ideal for corrosive environments http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rust-prevention-sealing-system-ideal-for-corrosive-environments-2017-08-11 Nadine James Electricity Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 459738 1501769219 1502402400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000666757_resized_bmgrustanodecoldgalvanisation07171022.jpg MULTIPURPOSE PRODUCT Rust-Anode is perfect for applications where an anti-corrosion seal would be beneficial 511 287 Eskom to sell more surplus power in major turnaround http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-to-sell-more-surplus-power-in-major-turnaround-2017-08-10 Reuters ELECTRICITY Thu, 10 Aug 2017 09:58:00 +0200 461107 1502352538 1502351880 1504994400 Reuters 0 0 Macozoma concerned South Africa may miss out on big electric-vehicle opportunity http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/macozoma-concerned-south-africa-may-miss-big-electric-vehicle-opportunity-2017-08-08 Terence Creamer INNOVATION Tue, 08 Aug 2017 16:36:00 +0200 461032 1502791085 1502202960 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000669815_resized_sakimacozoma212071022duane.jpg Saki Macozoma 511 287 Eskom to temporarily close section of R21 on Sunday to replace transmission line http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-to-temporarily-close-section-of-r21-on-sunday-to-replace-transmission-line-2017-08-08 Natasha Odendaal ELECTRICITY Tue, 08 Aug 2017 12:14:00 +0200 460973 1502187363 1502187240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Lithium processors prepare to meet demand in era of electric car http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lithium-processors-prepare-to-meet-demand-in-era-of-electric-car-2017-08-07 Reuters LITHIUM Mon, 07 Aug 2017 15:28:00 +0200 460846 1502115474 1502112480 1504735200 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000669384_resized_electricvehicle41022.jpg 511 287 Sunrise Energy's R1bn LPG storage facility to boost energy security, downstream competition http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sunrise-energys-r1bn-lpg-storage-facility-to-boost-energy-security-downstream-competitio02-2017-08-07 Anine Kilian OIL & GAS Mon, 07 Aug 2017 15:14:00 +0200 460839 1502697450 1502111640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000669419_resized_sunriseenergy307081022duane.jpg 511 287 AfriBusiness supports renewable energy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afribusiness-supports-renewable-energy-2017-08-04 Anine Kilian RENEWABLES Fri, 04 Aug 2017 15:55:00 +0200 460710 1501855417 1501854900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 As batteries make power play, South Africa mulls market participation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-new-oil-2017-08-04 Irma Venter ELECTRICAL ENERGY STORAGE Fri, 04 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 459204 1501838390 1501797600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 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