Engineering News | Electricity Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/electricity Sun, 21 Jan 2018 07:49:09 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Signing of power purchase agreements with IPPs imminent – SAWEA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/signing-of-power-purchase-agreements-with-ipps-imminent-sawea-2018-01-19 Megan van Wyngaardt RENEWABLE ENERGY Fri, 19 Jan 2018 15:44:00 +0200 475777 1516370016 1516369440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701982_resized_sawea1022.jpg 511 287 Egypt, Ethiopia leaders say Nile dam must not ruin relations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/egypt-ethiopia-leaders-say-nile-dam-must-not-ruin-relations-2018-01-19 Reuters HYDROELECTRICITY Fri, 19 Jan 2018 10:42:00 +0200 475735 1516351456 1516351320 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 African Energy to delist from Botswana exchange http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-energy-to-delist-from-botswana-exchange-2018-01-19 Megan van Wyngaardt COAL Fri, 19 Jan 2018 10:40:00 +0200 475732 1516355458 1516351200 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701850_resized_canyoncoalphalanndwa510220217duane.jpg 511 287 UK announces further funding for small modular nuclear reactor programme http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-uk-has-announced-further-funding-for-small-modular-nuclear-reactor-programme-2018-01-19 Keith Campbell NUCLEAR ENERGY – 1 Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 473874 1516085028 1516312800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Guidance note on support for off-grid renewable energy launched http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renewable-energy-focused-event-launches-guidance-document-promoting-african-renewables-2018-01-19 Dylan Slater RENEWABLE ENERGY – 1 Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 473843 1516085028 1516312800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 $324m for Morocco, Côte d’Ivoire renewables projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afdb-grants-loan-support-to-two-african-renewable-energy-projects-2018-01-19 Dylan Slater RENEWABLE ENERGY – 2 Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0200 473845 1516351903 1516312800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Toshiba reaches deal to help resolve Westinghouse bankruptcy, rebuild finances http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/toshiba-reaches-deal-to-help-resolve-westinghouse-bankruptcy-rebuild-finances-2018-01-18 Reuters NUCLEAR Thu, 18 Jan 2018 14:42:00 +0200 475605 1516279402 1516279320 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Eskom challenges need to be addressed urgently, or South Africa will sink – Gigaba http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-challenges-need-to-be-addressed-urgently-or-south-africa-will-sink-gigaba-2018-01-18 Megan van Wyngaardt ECONOMY Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:56:00 +0200 475584 1516350884 1516272960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701520_resized_cyrilramaphosamalusigigaba110220118duane.jpg Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa and Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba 511 287 Editorial: Eskom requires surgery not a Band-Aid http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/editorial-eskom-requires-surgery-not-a-band-aid-2018-01-18 Terence Creamer ESKOM Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:45:00 +0200 475582 1516350220 1516272300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701513_resized_eskomlogomegawattpark1022reuters.jpg 511 287 CTRG reaches financial close with lenders http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ctrg-reaches-financial-close-with-lenders-2018-01-17 Creamer Media Reporter ENERGY Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:57:00 +0200 475506 1516198410 1516197420 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Eskom inquiry to hear testimony from Singh, Koko next week 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Expansion and Operational Model Study Global competition aims to promote start-ups in energy innovation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-competition-aims-to-promote-start-ups-in-energy-innovation-2018-01-16 Anine Kilian ENERGY Tue, 16 Jan 2018 12:46:00 +0200 475350 1516102521 1516099560 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 New ‘power-to-X’ prospects may arise as renewables costs continue to fall http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-power-to-x-prospects-may-arise-as-renewables-costs-continue-to-fall-2018-01-15 Terence Creamer RENEWABLE ENERGY Mon, 15 Jan 2018 16:55:00 +0200 475264 1516028685 1516028100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000700731_resized_solarfarmresize1022.jpg 511 287 Rwanda, Mauritius get funding for solar PV projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rwanda-mauritius-get-funding-for-solar-pv-projects-2018-01-15 Anine Kilian PROJECT FINANCING Mon, 15 Jan 2018 16:51:00 +0200 475262 1516029409 1516027860 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Eskom's bonds face suspension from South Africa exchange http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskoms-bonds-face-suspension-from-south-africa-exchange-2018-01-15 Reuters ESKOM Mon, 15 Jan 2018 11:45:00 +0200 475209 1516013137 1516009500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000700617_resized_eskommegawattpark104051022duane.jpg 511 287 Acwa Power buys into blockchain currency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/acwa-power-buys-into-blockchain-currency-2018-01-15 Megan van Wyngaardt BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY Mon, 15 Jan 2018 11:38:00 +0200 475208 1516009258 1516009080 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000700614_resized_acwapowerbokpoort11022.jpg 511 287 Solar steam powers homes – and new jobs – in South Africa 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Kilian ELECTRICITY Tue, 09 Jan 2018 10:23:00 +0200 474521 1515760255 1515486180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Business Leadership SA slams executives’ reinstatement at Eskom http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/business-leadership-sa-slams-executives-reinstatement-at-eskom-2018-01-05 African News Agency CONTROVERSIAL REAPPOINTMENTS Fri, 05 Jan 2018 19:27:00 +0200 474387 1515173427 1515173220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699190_resized_bonangmohale05111022duane.jpg BLSA chief executive Bonang Mohale 511 287 NUM welcomes Koko’s reinstatement at Eskom, but concerned about corruption http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/num-welcomes-kokos-reinstatement-at-eskom-but-concerned-about-corruption-2018-01-05 African News Agency PARASTATALS Fri, 05 Jan 2018 19:22:00 +0200 474385 1515173101 1515172920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699184_resized_eskomnew.jpg 511 287 Eskom reinstates embattled executives Matshela Koko and Prish Govender http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-reinstates-embattled-executives-matshela-koko-and-prish-govender-2018-01-03 African News Agency POWER UTILITY Wed, 03 Jan 2018 20:46:00 +0200 474354 1515005454 1515005160 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699100_resized_eskompowerlines40520171022.jpg 511 287 South Africa's power utility Eskom to postpone interim results announcement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-south-africas-power-utility-eskom-to-postpone-interim-results-announcement-2017-12-21 Reuters ELECTRICITY Thu, 21 Dec 2017 15:05:00 +0200 474276 1513861700 1513861500 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000698916_resized_powerlineselectricity1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 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1513765920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Gigaba backs lower tariff hike, says Eskom a drain on fiscus http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gigaba-backs-lower-tariff-hike-says-eskom-a-drain-on-fiscus-2017-12-18 News24Wire ELECTRICITY Mon, 18 Dec 2017 11:43:00 +0200 474187 1513590491 1513590180 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000698798_resized_financeministermalusigigaba304171022bloomberg.jpg Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba 511 287 Eskom disappointed by Nersa allowance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-disappointed-by-nersa-allowance-2017-12-18 Megan van Wyngaardt ELECTRICITY Mon, 18 Dec 2017 11:20:00 +0200 474185 1513590764 1513588800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000698795_resized_eskommedupipowerstationlephalalelimpopo1310220214duane.jpg 511 287 Appointment of new Eskom CEO a priority - Minister Brown http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/appointment-of-new-eskom-ceo-a-priority---minister-brown-2017-12-15 African News Agency ELECTRICITY Fri, 15 Dec 2017 14:39:00 +0200 474177 1513341679 1513341540 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Nersa grants Eskom's tariff hike, but not 20% http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nersa-2017-12-15 News24Wire ELECTRICITY Fri, 15 Dec 2017 14:15:00 +0200 474071 1513361136 1513340100 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000698526_resized_sasolsecundapowerlines310221114duane.jpg 511 287 Proposed carbon tax ‘least-cost manner’ to ensuring greenhouse-gas reduction – Treasury http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/proposed-carbon-tax-least-cost-manner-to-ensuring-greenhouse-gas-reduction-treasury-2017-12-15 Schalk Burger CARBON TAX Fri, 15 Dec 2017 11:16:00 +0200 474169 1513331243 1513329360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 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To download a copy of the Draft Carbon Tax Bill, click here. Busa raises red flag over lack of IRP consultations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/busa-raises-red-flag-over-lack-of-irp-consultations-2017-12-15 Creamer Media Reporter LEGISLATION Fri, 15 Dec 2017 10:26:00 +0200 474162 1513327730 1513326360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000698771_resized_electricitygeneralpowerlines1022duane.jpg 511 287 CPV plant’s success contributes to economic growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cpv-plants-success-contributes-to-economic-growth-2017-12-15 Tasneem Bulbulia Top Renewable Energy Projects Fri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0200 472553 1512994085 1513288800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0