Engineering News | Energy Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/energy Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:25:56 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 New-look M&R to transfer listing to Diversified Industrials board from Heavy Construction http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-look-mr-to-transfer-listing-to-diversified-industrials-board-from-heavy-construction-2017-02-20 Terence Creamer CORPORATE ACTIVITY Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:10:00 +0200 443543 1487603287 1487585400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000627417_resized_henrylaas002highres1022.jpg CEO Henry Laas 511 287 Biogas needs favourable REIPPPP allocation for sustainable development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/biogas-needs-favourable-reipppp-allocation-for-sustainable-development-2017-02-17 Nadine James Energy Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 441801 1487334299 1487282400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000623012_resized_newhorizonproject02171022.jpg NEW HORIZONS The recently completed biogas upgrade project in Athlone 511 287 Chamber looks to strengthen partnerships in local green economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chamber-looks-to-strengthen-partnerships-in-local-green-economy-2017-02-17 Nadine James Energy Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 441799 1487060618 1487282400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000623002_resized_wbhobuildingenergysolarplantkalahari1022.jpg LONG STANDING RELATIONSHIP Members of the Italian–South African Chamber of Trade and Industries have been involved in the South African energy sector since 2013 511 287 Conference hopes to catalyse African energy revolution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/conference-hopes-to-catalyse-african-energy-revolution-2017-02-17 Nadine James Energy Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 441802 1487334333 1487282400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000623016_resized_2015energyindabaplenary11022.jpg BOOSTING ENERGY The Africa Energy Indaba brings together politicians and energy luminaries to envision and catalyse decisions that will enhance access to energy 511 287 Exponential increase in the number of power generation projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/exponential-increase-in-the-number-of-power-generation-projects-2017-02-17 Nadine James Energy Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 441868 1487334415 1487282400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000623233_resized_tsidisodisenyanaecic0217jpg1022.jpeg TSIDISO DISENYANA Foreign investment is targeted at establishing Africa’s green economy, therefore renewables will become a driver of socioeconomic growth 511 287 Global energy council ponders gas-related realities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-energy-council-ponders-gas-related-realities-2017-02-17 Nadine James Energy Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 441803 1487334374 1487282400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000623020_resized_sasolcentralprocessingfacilitymozambiquenaturlagasmozcpf1211022.jpg SOUND INVESTMENT Among the fossil fuels, natural gas is the one fossil source which will continue to grow 511 287 Programme to accelerate investment implemented http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/implementation-of-development-programme-to-accelerate-investment-in-africa-2017-02-17 Nadine James Energy Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 441800 1487060618 1487282400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000623006_resized_piasolarsolarcapitalpvplantdeaar161215duane11022.jpg MOMENT IN THE SUN Governments will be showcasing high priority renewable energy projects to attract private sector participation and investment 511 287 Third Women in Energy conference cohosted at Energy Indaba http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/third-women-in-energy-conference-co-hosted-at-energy-indaba-2017-02-17 Nadine James Energy Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 441795 1487060618 1487282400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000623328_resized_africaenergyindaba20161022.jpg DOING IT FOR THEMSELVES The Women in Energy conference is designed to aid the increase in leadership and development of women involved in the African energy sectors 511 287 South Africa to learn from Germany’s experience in roll-out of fuel cell buses http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-to-learn-from-germanys-experience-in-roll-out-of-fuel-cell-buses-2017-02-16 Megan van Wyngaardt ENERGY Thu, 16 Feb 2017 12:39:00 +0200 443269 1487246962 1487241540 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sasol suspends drilling in Mozambique due to tropical storm http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-suspends-drilling-in-mozambique-due-to-tropical-storm-2017-02-15 Reuters GAS Wed, 15 Feb 2017 12:29:00 +0200 443092 1487154657 1487154540 1489528800 Reuters 0 0 IEA says record Opec cut compliance helps oil market rebalance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iea-says-record-opec-cut-compliance-helps-oil-market-rebalance-2017-02-10 Reuters OIL Fri, 10 Feb 2017 12:27:00 +0200 442683 1486722660 1486722420 1489096800 Reuters 0 0 Company expects increased product demand in 2017 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-expects-increased-product-demand-in-2017-2017-02-10 Kimberley Smuts Energy Fri, 10 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 441067 1486390190 1486677600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 First organic coolant in the lubrications market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/first-organic-coolant-in-the-lubrication-market-2017-02-10 Kimberley Smuts Energy Fri, 10 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 441142 1486390191 1486677600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Lubricants company retains top spot for tenth year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lubricants-company-retains-top-spot-for-tenth-year-2017-02-10 Kimberley Smuts Energy Fri, 10 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 440938 1486390190 1486677600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Oil enthusiasts sponsor 2017 Great Race http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/oil-enthusiasts-sponsor-2017-great-race-2017-02-10 Kimberley Smuts Energy Fri, 10 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 440894 1486390190 1486677600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Structured maintenance programme emphasised http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/structured-maintenance-programme-emphasised-2017-02-10 Kimberley Smuts Energy Fri, 10 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 440826 1486390190 1486677600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Tullow falls to third annual loss on more exploration write-offs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tullow-falls-to-third-annual-loss-on-more-exploration-write-offs-2017-02-08 Reuters OIL Wed, 08 Feb 2017 14:45:00 +0200 442402 1486561900 1486557900 1488924000 Reuters 0 0 Agreement significant in phasing down ozone depleting substances http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agreement-significant-in-phasing-down-ozone-depleting-substances-combating-global-warming-2017-02-03 Simone Liedtke Energy Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 440382 1485846022 1486072800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Company celebrates success in gas markets http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/epcm-company-celebrates-success-in-oil-gas-and-chemical-markets-in-s-africa-2017-02-03 Simone Liedtke Energy Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 439985 1485846022 1486072800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000618277_resized_rishadkhanjpg1022jpg.jpeg RISHAD KHAN Fluor Igoda Projects has long-standing relationships with many refineries and has also developed a solid platform to support the bulk fuels storage and logistics network 511 287 Concern regarding standard disposable cylinders http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/concern-regarding-standard-disposable-cylinders-2017-02-03 Simone Liedtke Energy Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 440420 1486108641 1486072800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000619315_resized_agas0120171022jpg.jpeg CYLINDER LEGALITIES Chris Phillips explains that there are currently no legalities around the banning of disposable cylinders, however A-Gas continues to lobby the DEA on this topic 511 287 Diversified fuel source required to fuel local facilities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/diversified-fuel-source-including-natural-gas-required-to-fuel-local-facilities-2017-02-03 Simone Liedtke Energy Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 440109 1486117508 1486072800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000618635_resized_gastopower012017bloombergjpg1022jpg.jpeg GAS-TO-POWER PROGRAMME The Department of Energy’s GPP will facilitate the construction of the base infrastructure to distribute gas to different sectors and industries 511 287 Expo and conference to focus on major industry trends http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/expo-and-conference-to-focus-on-major-industry-trends-2017-02-03 Tasneem Bulbulia Energy Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 440410 1485846023 1486072800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000619264_resized_bloombergbusinessconferencesaudienceicda2016albaniaconference012017jpg1022.jpg SOURCING SOLUTIONS The African Utility week conference and expo will gather over 7000 decision-makers from more than 40 countries 511 287 Gas practitioners to adhere to DoL regulations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gas-practitioners-to-adhere-to-dol-regulations-2017-02-03 Simone Liedtke Energy Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 440082 1485846022 1486072800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Importance of gas in global energy arena set to increase http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/importance-of-gas-in-global-energy-arena-set-to-increase-2017-02-03 Simone Liedtke Energy Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 440074 1486117439 1486072800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000618557_resized_requierwait012017kpmg1022jpg.jpeg REQUIER WAIT Gas power plants can be more flexible than coal power plants, allowing for the support of intermittent renewable-energy sources 511 287 LPG to impact on power demand positively http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lp-gas-to-have-positive-impact-on-power-demand-and-investment-opportunities-2017-02-03 Simone Liedtke Energy Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 440103 1486117491 1486072800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000619172_resized_lpgas012017hotmustard1022jpg.jpeg LP GAS AND CHEFS Chefs around the world cook on LP Gas because it is highly efficient, versatile and safe 511 287 Plan to phase out ozone depleting substance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/plan-to-phase-out-ozone-depleting-substance-to-be-adopted-2017-02-03 Simone Liedtke Energy Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 439629 1485846022 1486072800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000618955_resized_saracca012017hotmustard1022jpg.jpeg GAS IN REFRIGERANTS Hydro-fluorocarbons (HFCs) have been used as replacements in refrigeration and air-conditioning equipment 511 287 Resources demand exceeds global expectations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/demand-for-products-fuel-and-resources-in-africa-exceeding-global-expectations-2017-02-03 Simone Liedtke Energy Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 439989 1485846022 1486072800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Technology and environmental issues favouring LNG http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technology-and-environmental-issues-favouring-lng-2017-02-03 Simone Liedtke Energy Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 440295 1486117463 1486072800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 UK outlines 'modern industrial strategy' vision http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-uk-proposes-a-modern-industrial-strategy-2017-02-03 Keith Campbell Industrial Strategy Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 440783 1485846025 1486072800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 PetroSA reports two fatalities at Mossel Bay GTL refinery http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/petrosa-reports-two-fatalities-at-mossel-bay-gtl-refinery-2017-02-01 Creamer Media Reporter HEALTH & SAFETY Wed, 01 Feb 2017 15:28:00 +0200 441614 1485955791 1485955680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 New Nersa chief insists regulator will not act illegally when determining 2017 power tariffs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-nersa-chief-insists-regulator-will-not-act-illegally-when-determining-2017-power-tariffs-2017-01-31 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Tue, 31 Jan 2017 14:45:00 +0200 441431 1485873623 1485866700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000622006_resized_christopherforlee1010220117duane.jpg Nersa CEO Christopher Forlee 511 287 Mozambique awards gas development projects to Yara, Shell http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mozambique-awards-gas-development-projects-to-yara-shell-2017-01-30 Reuters GAS Mon, 30 Jan 2017 15:09:00 +0200 441257 1485781868 1485781740 1488232800 Reuters 0 0 Afrox to post higher FY earnings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afrox-to-post-higher-fy-earnings-2017-01-30 Natasha Odendaal TRADING UPDATE Mon, 30 Jan 2017 09:29:00 +0200 441175 1486117364 1485761340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Electronics company boasts unique PID inverter http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electronics-company-boasts-unique-pid-inverter-2017-01-27 Sascha Solomons Energy Fri, 27 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0200 439170 1486562227 1485468000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000616345_resized_omronsolarspecialistrossallan0117jpg1022.jpg ROSS ALLAN Many residential and business consumers aim to produce their own electricity and rely less on Eskom 511 287 Ongoing solar projects promote IPP success http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ongoing-solar-projects-promote-independent-power-producer-programme-success-2017-01-27 Sascha Solomons Energy Fri, 27 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0200 439271 1485501568 1485468000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000617511_resized_pic1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/66287_2016-11-15_sener_-_hd_web.mp455960078Sener’s Southern Africa regional MD Siyabonga Mbanjwa discusses the importance of solar energy, as well as current projects the company is working on. Sener’s Southern Africa regional MD Siyabonga Mbanjwa discusses the importance of solar energy, as well as current projects the company is working on. Chevron South Africa’s Rabbipal steps up as Sapia chair for 2017 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chevron-south-africas-rabbipal-steps-up-as-sapia-chair-for-2017-2017-01-26 Creamer Media Reporter APPOINTMENTS Thu, 26 Jan 2017 15:21:00 +0200 440992 1485437011 1485436860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000620885_resized_chevronsouthafricachairpersonshashirabbipal1022.jpg Sapia chairperson Shashi Rabbipal 511 287 Court rules villagers cannot sue Shell in UK for Nigerian oil spill http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/court-rules-villagers-cannot-sue-shell-in-uk-for-nigerian-oil-spill-2017-01-26 Reuters OIL Thu, 26 Jan 2017 15:14:00 +0200 440987 1485442326 1485436440 1488060000 Reuters 0 0