Engineering News | Energy Efficiency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/energy-efficiency Sun, 17 Feb 2019 13:47:53 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 African market is opening up to corporate PPAs – Baker McKenzie http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-market-is-opening-up-to-corporate-ppas-baker-mckenzie-2019-02-15 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Fri, 15 Feb 2019 16:23:00 +0200 511795 1550240723 1550240580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Event set to dissect the future of African energy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/event-set-to-dissect-the-future-of-african-energy-2019-01-24 Paige Müller Energy Efficiency Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509626 1549952197 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777612_resized_bbenergy50413duane1022.jpg AFRICA’S ENERGY FUTURE The Africa Energy Indaba will take place at the Sandton Convention Centre, in Johannesburg, from February 19 and 20 this year 511 287 Power utility business models set to change http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/power-utility-business-models-set-to-change-2019-01-24 Paige Müller Energy Efficiency Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509632 1549952197 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777608_resized_eskommedupipowerstationpowerlinelephalalelimpopo10214duane1022.jpg A CHANGING FUTURE Several disruptive forces are set to threaten the traditional power utility business model 511 287 Hospital group’s impressive energy savings journey recognised http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/netcare-hospital-group-improving-energy-efficiency-2019-02-15 Schalk Burger Energy Efficiency Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509995 1549952200 1550181600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Opinion: Are there really more jobs in coal than in renewables? http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/opinion-are-there-really-more-jobs-in-coal-than-in-renewables-2019-02-12 Tobias Bischof-Niemz Transition Talk Tue, 12 Feb 2019 10:00:00 +0200 511262 1549981902 1549958400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000780541_resized_tobiasbischoffniemz08181022.jpeg Dr Tobias Bischof-Niemz 511 287 Electrical equipment group aims to penetrate new markets with integrated offering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electrical-equipment-group-aims-to-penetrate-new-markets-with-integrated-offering-2019-02-12 Terence Creamer ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT Tue, 12 Feb 2019 09:10:00 +0200 511246 1549966134 1549955400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000780511_resized_siegfried.jpg Zest WEG Group CEO Siegfried Kreutzfeld 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77376_2019-02-06_zest_-_3.mp426164928Zest WEG Group CEO Siegfried Kreutzfeld in conversation with Engineering News Editor Terence Creamer on the group's growth strategy. Camera Work & Editing: Darlene Creamer. Zest WEG Group CEO Siegfried Kreutzfeld in conversation with Engineering News Editor Terence Creamer on the group's growth strategy. Camera Work & Editing: Darlene Creamer. Sanedi ready to support the mining industry in energy efficiency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanedi-ready-to-support-the-mining-industry-in-energy-efficiency-2019-02-06 Kim Cloete ENERGY EFFICIENCY Wed, 06 Feb 2019 08:37:00 +0200 510669 1549437880 1549435020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779222_resized_aurorawindfarm21022.jpg 511 287 Next generation of ‘smart lighting’ to be showcased at Taiwan expo http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/taiwan-international-lighting-show-to-illuminate-next-era-of-smart-lighting-2019-02-01 Simone Liedtke LIGHTING Fri, 01 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509407 1548749396 1548972000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000776449_resized_shinyulightingcompanyproductrangedisplaytaiwan012019simoneliedtke1022.jpg ON DISPLAY Industrial lighting company ShinyU Lighting Company puts its products on show 511 287 Boiler relocation project near completion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/boiler-relocation-project-due-for-completion-this-month-2019-01-25 Thabi Madiba Energy Efficiency Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 507954 1548081093 1548367200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000773237_resized_boilersboilersboilerindustrialplantpumpedcondensatesystem01191022.jpg MAINTENANCE The installation of a pumped condensate system and a refurbished pressure control system at the Majola Tea project were completed 511 287 Project helps industry achieve energy and cost savings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/project-helps-industry-achieve-energy-and-cost-savings-2019-01-25 Thabi Madiba Energy Efficiency Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 507433 1548081092 1548367200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000772249_resized_steamboilers01518bloomberg1022.jpg INSPECTION The IEE project calculates boiler plant and heat exchanger efficiencies, quantifies boiler and system losses, and establishes the cost of steam generation 511 287 Steam Generation in talks to expand on boiler distribution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/steam-generation-in-talks-to-expand-on-boiler-distribution-2019-01-25 Thabi Madiba Energy Efficiency Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 508182 1548339533 1548367200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000773716_resized_10toncochranthermaxsteamboilers1022.jpg STEAM GENERATOR Each Cochran boiler features a robust design and construction, ensuring a long operational life and maximum efficiency 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 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 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 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 Pollutec covers full spectrum of environmental industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pollutec-covers-full-spectrum-of-environmental-industry-2018-12-03 Tasneem Bulbulia ENVIRONMENTAL Mon, 03 Dec 2018 16:12:00 +0200 506401 1543847448 1543846320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769990_resized_pollutecoceanpollution2tasneembulbulia1120181022.jpg Display depicting ocean pollution 511 287 Kaefer SA holds partner-focused innovation day as it celebrates 100 years of sustainable growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/100-year-innovation-day-and-hand-over-for-kaefer-sa-2018-11-30 Schalk Burger INDUSTRIAL INSULATION Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505353 1543237343 1543528800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767710_resized_kaeferafricabengarradandgeorgewardrope11181022.jpg BEN GARRAD AND GEORGE WARDROPE The company will leverage its relationships with its suppliers and partners to roll out new services and innovations 511 287 Electricity access finance not enough to meet 2030 global energy goals http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electricity-access-finance-not-enough-to-meet-2030-global-energy-goals-2018-11-19 Marleny Arnoldi ELECTRICITY Mon, 19 Nov 2018 14:15:00 +0200 505119 1542630259 1542629700 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 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