Engineering News | Energy Efficiency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/energy-efficiency Mon, 19 Nov 2018 02:56:08 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Policy support needed for development of sustainable alternative energy sources – SAEEC http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/policy-support-needed-for-development-of-sustainable-alternative-energy-sources-saeec-2018-11-14 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Wed, 14 Nov 2018 16:17:00 +0200 504748 1542205733 1542205020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 South Africa must consider charging strategies before investing in EVs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-must-consider-charging-strategies-before-investing-in-evs-2018-11-14 Marleny Arnoldi ELECTRIC VEHICLES Wed, 14 Nov 2018 15:57:00 +0200 504742 1542205369 1542203820 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Energy industry in need of efficiency intervention http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-industry-in-need-of-efficiency-intervention-2018-11-13 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY EFFICIENCY Tue, 13 Nov 2018 16:27:00 +0200 504615 1542119325 1542119220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Energy efficiency important in mitigating climate change http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-efficiency-important-in-mitigating-climate-change-2018-11-13 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY EFFICIENCY Tue, 13 Nov 2018 15:58:00 +0200 504612 1542117583 1542117480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Energy efficiency practices and technologies can provide significant savings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-efficiency-practices-and-technologies-can-provide-significant-savings-2018-11-09 Schalk Burger Energy Efficiency Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502591 1541487542 1541714400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761970_resized_johnsoncontrolsneilcameron10181022.jpg NEIL CAMERON About half of total energy savings can be achieved through better management of energy use and the other half by deploying more efficient modern technologies 511 287 Improved performance, energy efficiency and fault-finding http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/building-data-analysis-improves-performance-energy-efficiency-fault-finding-2018-11-09 Schalk Burger Energy Efficiency Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502596 1541487542 1541714400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Conditions not conducive for retrofits, but regulation can help http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/conditions-not-conducive-for-energy-efficiency-retrofits-but-regulation-can-help-2018-11-09 Schalk Burger Energy Efficiency Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502584 1541487542 1541714400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761956_resized_motorsseweurodrivenormanmaleka09181022.jpg NORMAN MALEKA The earlier a company includes energy efficiency as a goal, the less costly the deployment and the greater the savings 511 287 Efficiency prominence increasing in South African businesses http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/prominence-of-energy-efficiency-increasing-in-sa-businesses-2018-11-09 Schalk Burger Energy Efficiency Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502599 1541487542 1541714400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Energy efficiency illuminates Absa Umhlanga http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-efficiency-illuminates-absa-umhlanga-2018-11-09 Schalk Burger Energy Efficiency Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502600 1541487542 1541714400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761980_resized_magnetabsalightinginterior10181022.jpg ABSA UMHLANGA ATRIUM LEDs produce less heat, which reduces the air conditioning load in the building 511 287 Energy reuse to help base metals industries http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-reuse-to-help-energy-intensive-base-metals-industries-2018-11-09 Schalk Burger Energy Efficiency Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502574 1541487542 1541714400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761939_resized_dickinsoncementplantwasteheatrecoverysystem11022.jpg WASTE-HEAT RECOVERY A waste-heat recovery system in a cement plant 511 287 SA lags, but has much to gain from boosting energy efficiency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/efficient-development-2018-11-09 Schalk Burger ENERGY EFFICIENCY Fri, 09 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 503212 1541746583 1541714400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000764568_resized_efficiency.jpg 511 287 South Africa joins the IEA as an association country http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-joins-the-iea-as-an-association-country-2018-11-06 Kim Cloete ENERGY Tue, 06 Nov 2018 15:57:00 +0200 503966 1541575384 1541512620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000764728_resized_ieaexecutivedirectorfaithbirolandenergyministerjeffradebe1118kimcloete1022.jpg IEA executive director Dr Fatih Birol and Energy Minsiter Jeff Radebe 511 287 Energy-saving lighting installed at Boxer DC http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-saving-lighting-installed-at-boxer-dc-2018-11-02 Tasneem Bulbulia Energy Efficiency Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501971 1541067538 1541109600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000760939_resized_boxersuperstoresdceastlondon1020181022.jpg ENERGY LIGHT Magnet’s locally-manufactured MARS LED lighting system, which ensures maximum energy savings, was installed at the new Boxer Superstores distribution centre in East London 511 287 Digitisation set to shake up the energy sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/digitisation-set-to-shake-up-the-energy-sector-2018-11-01 Kim Cloete ENERGY Thu, 01 Nov 2018 15:13:00 +0200 503520 1541080351 1541077980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 South Africa prepares for an electrified future http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-prepares-for-an-electrified-future-2018-10-11 Paige Müller Energy Efficiency Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501461 1540218013 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759615_resized_2018sscportelizabethcrowds1022.jpg INSPIRING STUDENTS The Sasol Solar Challenge aims to inspire students to take up science, technology, engineering and mathematics subjects 511 287 Siemens launches distributed energy system as solution to Africa’s energy transition http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/siemens-launches-distributed-energy-system-as-solution-to-africas-energy-transition-2018-10-25 Simone Liedtke ENERGY Thu, 25 Oct 2018 10:22:00 +0200 502769 1540461289 1540455720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762325_resized_siemenssolarcarparkmidrand10181022dylan.jpg Siemens HQ and its solar car park in Midrand, Johannesburg 511 287 Eskom gearing up for big grid-scale battery storage roll-out http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-gearing-up-for-big-grid-scale-battery-storage-roll-out-2018-10-22 Terence Creamer ENERGY STORAGE Mon, 22 Oct 2018 16:15:00 +0200 502438 1540220175 1540217700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761607_resized_eskomresearchcentregermiston110917duane1022.jpg Eskom has been testing battery storage solutions at its research facility in Rosherville for the past few years 511 287 Bladon’s new microturbine genset to power up telecoms towers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bladons-new-microturbine-genset-to-power-up-telecoms-towers-2018-10-09 Natasha Odendaal TECHNOLOGY Tue, 09 Oct 2018 09:53:00 +0200 501209 1539072828 1539071580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759053_resized_image001.jpg 511 338 System approach optimises pumps performance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/system-approach-optimises-pumps-performance-2018-10-05 Thabi Madiba Energy Efficiency Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 499318 1538465643 1538690400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000755562_resized_pumpsncpcieealfhartzenburg200920181022.jpg ALF HARTZENBURG The system approach reduces pumping inefficiency 511 287 New Eskom strategy to include pan-African expansion roadmap http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-eskom-strategy-to-include-pan-african-expansion-roadmap-2018-09-25 Terence Creamer ESKOM Tue, 25 Sep 2018 15:30:00 +0200 499655 1537885493 1537882200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000756235_resized_eskomlogo16052018bloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Increased investment in refrigeration model planned http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-plans-increased-investment-in-refrigeration-outsourcing-model-2018-09-06 Paige Müller Energy Efficiency Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497967 1537193977 1537480800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000752570_resized_heatingandcoolingheadofhvacrefrigerationdawiekriel09181022.jpg DAWIE KRIEL Businesses are operating refrigeration systems that are performing poorly and are expensive to maintain 511 287 Sasol, Indian companies join EP100 global energy saving initiative http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-indian-companies-join-ep100-global-energy-saving-initiative-2018-09-10 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Mon, 10 Sep 2018 21:31:00 +0200 498299 1536589634 1536607860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Eskom offers free load profile audits to business customers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-offers-free-load-profile-audits-to-business-customers-2018-09-07 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Fri, 07 Sep 2018 08:15:00 +0200 498026 1536302129 1536300900 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Affordability of energy must be prioritised – Radebe http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/affordability-of-energy-must-be-prioritised-radebe-2018-09-05 African News Agency Energy Efficiency Wed, 05 Sep 2018 14:04:00 +0200 497811 1536158199 1536149040 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000752143_resized_jeffradebe0905181022.jpg Energy Minister Jeff Radebe 511 287 Enhanced compressed air dryer launched http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/enhanced-compressed-air-dryer-launched-2018-08-10 Tasneem Bulbulia Energy Efficiency Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494210 1533535818 1533852000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Lighting system success to spur further projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lighting-system-success-to-spur-further-projects-2018-07-20 Tasneem Bulbulia Energy Efficiency Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491662 1531809816 1532037600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737889_resized_magnetsprojectforunilever0620181022.jpg LIGHT ‘EM UP Magnet will expand its large-scale energy solution offerings to other Unilever sites 511 287 Magnets driving energy saving http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/magnets-driving-energy-saving-2018-07-13 Halima Frost Energy Efficiency Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491041 1531206493 1531432800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000736551_resized_compressorsairstreampm07181022.jpg ALL IN ONE SOLUTION The SCR PM Compressor offers energy saving and a sleek design 511 287 South Africa urged to improve energy efficiency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-should-improve-energy-efficiency-2018-06-29 Rebecca Campbell Energy Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490178 1529997548 1530223200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Hybrid power generation on the rise – HIMOINSA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hybrid-power-generation-on-the-rise-himoinsa-2018-06-25 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Mon, 25 Jun 2018 14:43:00 +0200 490759 1529993903 1529930580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735642_resized_himoinsasouthernafricabusinessdevelopmentmanagermattbell0620181022.jpg HIMOINSA Southern Africa business development manager Matt Bell 511 287 Order received for two H-25 gas turbines http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mhps-receives-order-for-two-h-25-gas-turbines-2018-06-22 Jessica Oosthuizen Energy Efficiency Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488590 1529389403 1529618400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730605_resized_steamboilers01518bloomberg1022.jpg POWER PLANT Serving as a standalone power source in a local industrial zone, the new plant will supply power, steam for manufacturing processes, and cooled air for air-conditioning 511 287 Company completes boiler modernisation project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-completes-boiler-modernisation-project-2018-06-06 Jessica Oosthuizen Energy Efficiency Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488952 1529389403 1529618400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731426_resized_narvapowerplantbloomberg06181022.jpg DELIVERY DONE Sustainable energy solutions provider Sumitomo SHI FW has successfully completed a circulating fluidised-bed boiler technology upgrade project at energy group Enefit’s Narva power plant 511 287 Increased drive towards using natural gas http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/increased-drive-towards-using-natural-gas-2018-06-22 Jessica Oosthuizen Energy Efficiency Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488956 1529389403 1529618400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731422_resized_cochranukboiler06181022.jpg BOILER DISTRIBUTION Steam Generation Africa is the local distributor for boiler specialists Cochran UK products 511 287 NCPC-SA reduces small-enterprise energy consumption by 50% http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ncpc-sa-reduces-small-enterprise-energy-consumption-by-50-2018-06-22 Jessica Oosthuizen Energy Efficiency Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488623 1529389403 1529618400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730666_resized_sashayramdharee06181022.jpg SASHAY RAMDHAREE The National Cleaner Production Centre South Africa makes sure to track whether the companies it works with have been or are saving energy as they planned to do 511 287 South Africa should push energy efficiency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-should-push-energy-efficiency-2018-06-19 Rebecca Campbell ENERGY Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:00:00 +0200 490107 1529399262 1529409600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Swiss place efficiency at heart of post-nuclear energy strategy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/swiss-place-efficiency-at-heart-of-post-nuclear-energy-strategy-2018-06-18 Terence Creamer ENERGY STRATEGY Mon, 18 Jun 2018 11:30:00 +0200 489992 1530629792 1529314200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733833_resized_empanest1022.jpg Testing new building innovations at the Empa NEST 511 287 Radebe hosts stakeholder forum; Eskom takes Nersa decision to court http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/radebe-hosts-stakeholder-forum-eskom-takes-nersa-decision-to-court-2018-06-08 Creamer Media Reporter Energy Efficiency Fri, 08 Jun 2018 09:39:00 +0200 489171 1528451844 1528443540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000732050_resized_tcst1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/74792_2018-06-07_secondtake_en_-_hd_web.mp481718316Terence Creamer on the latest energy developments and Eskom's turnaround. (Camera & editing: Nicholas Boyd) Terence Creamer on the latest energy developments and Eskom's turnaround. (Camera & editing: Nicholas Boyd) Eltherm’s EHT regulates cold, prevents heat loss http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eltherms-eht-regulates-cold-and-prevents-heat-loss-2018-06-08 Donald Makhafola Energy Efficiency Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487560 1528177097 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728432_resized_elthermheattracing05181022.jpg REDUCING COSTS Electrical heat tracing helps to ensure that pumps do not malfunction 511 287