Engineering News | Energy Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/energy Mon, 17 Dec 2018 09:23:50 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 Research shows tribology improves energy efficiency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/research-shows-tribology-improves-energy-efficiency-2018-11-30 Paige Müller Top Energy Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506174 1544765719 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 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 Nigeria files $1.1bn London lawsuit against Shell, Eni over oil deal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nigeria-files-11bn-london-lawsuit-against-shell-eni-over-oil-deal-2018-12-13 Reuters OIL Thu, 13 Dec 2018 14:55:00 +0200 507503 1544709074 1544705700 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Afrox seeks to improve efficiencies in light of declining growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afrox-seeks-to-improve-efficiencies-in-light-of-declining-growth-2018-12-13 Tasneem Bulbulia GASES Thu, 13 Dec 2018 11:03:00 +0200 507446 1544694681 1544691780 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Total to further expand oil exploration footprint in Mauritania http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/total-to-further-expand-oil-exploration-footprint-in-mauritania-2018-12-12 Marleny Arnoldi OIL & GAS Wed, 12 Dec 2018 11:40:00 +0200 507323 1544608316 1544607600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771981_resized_enmaptotalinmauritania1220181022.jpg Total awarded two new exploration and production contracts in Mauritania 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 Oil holds drop on doubts over Opec curbs and US supply threat http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/oil-holds-drop-on-doubts-over-opec-curbs-and-us-supply-threat-2018-12-11 Bloomberg OIL Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:55:00 +0200 507133 1544513708 1544511300 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Egypt's Carbon Holdings secures $1.25bn to build petrochemicals complex http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/egypts-carbon-holdings-secures-125bn-to-build-petrochemicals-complex-2018-12-10 Reuters PETROCHEMICALS Mon, 10 Dec 2018 11:14:00 +0200 507044 1544697121 1544433240 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Opec goes back into crunch talks as Russia resists big oil cut http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/opec-goes-back-into-crunch-talks-as-russia-resists-big-oil-cut-2018-12-07 Bloomberg OIL Fri, 07 Dec 2018 11:49:00 +0200 506936 1544176385 1544176140 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Tullow oil seeking partners in bid for additional Ghana block http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tullow-oil-seeking-partners-in-bid-for-additional-ghana-block-2018-12-07 Reuters OIL & GAS Fri, 07 Dec 2018 11:29:00 +0200 506926 1544175037 1544174940 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Regius developing coal-to-liquids, fertiliser project in Mozambique http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/regius-developing-coal-to-liquids-fertiliser-project-in-mozambique-2018-12-07 Tasneem Bulbulia SYNFUELS Fri, 07 Dec 2018 11:07:00 +0200 506923 1544173743 1544173620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Nigerian govt launches bid for flare gas offtakers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nigerian-govt-launches-bid-for-flare-gas-offtakers-2018-12-07 Marleny Arnoldi OIL & GAS Fri, 07 Dec 2018 09:21:00 +0200 506894 1544167446 1544167260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771072_resized_nigeriaflag1022map.jpg 511 287 Local sugar industry struggles to stay afloat http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-sugar-industry-struggles-to-stay-afloat-2018-11-22 Paige Müller Energy Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505410 1543910549 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767961_resized_sugarfairplaywideshootprotest1118attributetofairplay1022.jpg UNBALANCED TRADE The world sugar market is distorted by producer country incentives, resulting in production that is surplus to demand 511 287 Delays in biofuel framework hinder industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/delays-in-biofuel-framework-hinder-industry-2018-11-22 Paige Müller Energy Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505421 1543910549 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767951_resized_sugarfeaturebioethanoldripsfrompump1118bloomberg1022.jpg SLOW PROGRESS Even if the Biofuels Regulatory Framework is attractive, the first ethanol for biofuel would only reach the petrol blenders by the end of 2021 at the earliest 511 287 Sugar dumping remains a crisis for industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sugar-dumping-remains-a-crisis-for-industry-2018-11-22 Paige Müller Energy Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505415 1544102102 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767965_resized_sugarfairplayfranciosbairdmarch1118attributetofairplay1022.jpg FRANCOIS BAIRD If the local sugar industry is not assisted soon, the flood of imports will result in contraction, consolidation, closures and job losses 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76851_2018-11-12_fairplay_-_hd_web.mp485159744Anti-dumping organisation FairPlay’s Lebogang Chaka discusses the impact of sugar dumping on the local industry. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd Anti-dumping organisation FairPlay’s Lebogang Chaka discusses the impact of sugar dumping on the local industry. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd South Africa should not be over-reliant on renewable energy for its future electricity needs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-should-not-be-over-reliant-on-renewable-energy-for-its-future-electricity-needs-2018-12-06 Rebecca Campbell ENERGY Thu, 06 Dec 2018 14:25:00 +0200 506797 1544101139 1544099100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770852_resized_jeffreysbaywindfarmrenewableenergywindenergyturbine60114duane1022.jpg Jeffreys Bay wind farm 511 287 DoE seeks comment on proposed revisions to fuel-price formula http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/doe-seeks-comment-on-proposed-revisions-to-fuel-price-formula-2018-12-05 Terence Creamer LIQUID FUELS Wed, 05 Dec 2018 16:45:00 +0200 506693 1544077427 1544021100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770563_resized_petrol1022bloomberg.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 Springs-based fuel cell SEZ approved http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/springs-based-fuel-cell-sez-approved-2018-12-05 Nadine James PLATINUM Wed, 05 Dec 2018 16:07:00 +0200 506686 1544163503 1544018820 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Equinor set to start talks with Tanzania over LNG project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/equinor-set-to-start-talks-with-tanzania-over-lng-project-2018-12-04 Reuters OIL & GAS Tue, 04 Dec 2018 11:37:00 +0200 506472 1543916309 1543916220 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 AfDB, fund provide $200m in joint financing to support Nigeria electrification project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afdb-fund-provide-200m-in-joint-financing-to-support-nigeria-electrification-project-2018-12-03 Simone Liedtke ENERGY Mon, 03 Dec 2018 15:28:00 +0200 506392 1543843761 1543843680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 DST hosts hydrogen fuel cell technology conference http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dst-hosts-hydrogen-fuel-cell-technology-conference-2018-12-03 Nadine James ENERGY Mon, 03 Dec 2018 14:58:00 +0200 506381 1543847466 1543841880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 African renewables IPP to list on Mauritian Stock Exchange http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-renewables-ipp-to-list-on-mauritian-stock-exchange-2018-12-03 Simone Liedtke ENERGY Mon, 03 Dec 2018 14:22:00 +0200 506373 1543839802 1543839720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Kibo to consider further deadline extension for Sepco III http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kibo-to-consider-further-deadline-extension-for-sepco-iii-2018-12-03 Simone Liedtke ENERGY / COAL Mon, 03 Dec 2018 11:46:00 +0200 506341 1543845636 1543830360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 TCTA intends to expand its horizons http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tcta-intends-to-expand-its-horizons-2018-11-30 Simone Liedtke WATER / ENERGY Fri, 30 Nov 2018 15:52:00 +0200 506285 1543587145 1543585920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769758_resized_percysechemanetcta11181022dylan.jpg Recently appointed TCTA CEO Percy Sechemane 511 287 International nuclear school for Africa successfully held in South Africa for second time http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/international-nuclear-school-for-africa-successfully-held-in-south-africa-for-second-time-2018-11-30 Rebecca Campbell NUCLEAR Fri, 30 Nov 2018 15:08:00 +0200 506274 1543584180 1543583280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Circular economy presents opportunities for Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/circular-economy-presents-opportunities-for-africa-2018-11-30 Jessica Oosthuizen Energy Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504452 1543237342 1543528800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765772_resized_humansdorpeasterncapelandfillsitedumpwaste21214duane1022.jpg GROWING SECTOR The waste picker sector is growing and plays a key role in South Africa’s recycling strategy 511 287 Company opens new energy and resource recovery facility http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-opens-new-energy-and-resource-recovery-facility-2018-11-30 Jessica Oosthuizen Energy Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 504741 1543237342 1543528800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766722_resized_oricolfacility11181022.jpg RECOVERY FACILITY The Cato Ridge facility is permitted to process hazardous solids, liquids and sludges, which includes solvents, oils and oils sludges, paint sludges, solids, acids and bases 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 Council for Geoscience to finalise its data policy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/council-for-geoscience-to-finalise-its-data-policy-2018-11-29 Kim Cloete EXPLORATION Thu, 29 Nov 2018 16:44:00 +0200 506152 1543503714 1543502640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 DMR hopeful about shale gas prospects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dmr-hopeful-about-shale-gas-prospects-2018-11-29 Kim Cloete SHALE GAS Thu, 29 Nov 2018 16:15:00 +0200 506147 1543503078 1543500900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Mantashe lifts moratorium on oil, gas applications to kickstart exploration http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mantashe-lifts-moratorium-on-oil-gas-applications-to-kickstart-exploration-2018-11-29 Kim Cloete OIL & GAS Thu, 29 Nov 2018 14:06:00 +0200 506109 1543559194 1543493160 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769386_resized_gwedemantashe3270920181022.jpg Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe 511 287 First institutional anaerobic digester launched at NPO’s Johannesburg premises http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/first-institutional-anaerobic-digester-launched-at-npos-johannesburg-premises-2018-11-28 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Wed, 28 Nov 2018 16:34:00 +0200 506012 1543415880 1543415640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769152_resized_sanedi1118simone1022.jpg The University of South Africa, Exxaro Resources and the South African National Energy Development Institution on Wednesday launched its first institutional anaerobic digester at nonprofit organisation EARTH Centre’s premises, in Johannesburg 511 287 AA predicts massive drop in petrol price in December http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aa-predicts-massive-drop-in-petrol-price-in-december-2018-11-28 News24Wire Energy Wed, 28 Nov 2018 15:00:00 +0200 505991 1543410115 1543410000 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769116_resized_petrol1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Department of Energy to review how it costs basic fuel price http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/department-of-energy-to-review-how-it-costs-basic-fuel-price-2018-11-28 News24Wire Energy Wed, 28 Nov 2018 11:41:00 +0200 505969 1543415137 1543398060 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769072_resized_petrol1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287