Engineering News | Energy Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/energy Sat, 18 Aug 2018 20:30:10 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Biofuels unviable alternative in South Africa – expert http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/biofuel-unviable-alternative-in-s-africa-expert-2018-07-31 Paige Müller Energy Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494275 1534227763 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743928_resized_witsgreathall31207duane1022.jpg ENERGY LEADERSHIP CENTRE The University of the Witwatersrand launched the Energy Leadership Centre to equip Africa’s energy industry for future technological advancements 511 287 Biogas plant demonstrates potential using new tech http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/biogas-plant-demonstrates-potential-using-new-tech-2018-08-01 Paige Müller Energy Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494465 1534227763 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744396_resized_biofuelsglobalenergydemoplant2071810222.jpg BIOGAS DEMO PLANT Global Energy expects its biogas demonstration plant to be open for viewing by prospective clients by the end of this month. 511 287 Biojet feasibility project under way http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/biojet-feasibility-project-under-way-2018-08-01 Paige Müller Energy Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494493 1534227764 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744444_resized_boeing737800southafricanairwayssaaaviationbiofuel60716duane1022.jpg PROOF OF CONCEPT Waste to Wing aims to prove that biojet fuel can be used economically in South Africa and that it can offer an inclusive value chain 511 287 Angola aims to boost oil output with new block sale agency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/angola-aims-to-boost-oil-output-with-new-block-sale-agency-2018-08-16 Reuters OIL Thu, 16 Aug 2018 12:25:00 +0200 495929 1534415188 1534415100 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Kibo receives water permit approval for MCPP http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kibo-receives-water-permit-approval-for-mcpp-2018-08-16 Simone Liedtke ENERGY / COAL Thu, 16 Aug 2018 10:56:00 +0200 495878 1534409877 1534409760 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Rand rout threatens fuel price stability, warns AA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rand-rout-threatens-fuel-price-stability-warns-aa-2018-08-15 News24Wire FUEL PRICES Wed, 15 Aug 2018 16:29:00 +0200 495797 1534343435 1534343340 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Nigeria's State-owned oil company considers refinery partnerships http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nigerias-state-owned-oil-company-considers-refinery-partnerships-2018-08-14 Reuters REFINERIES Tue, 14 Aug 2018 15:52:00 +0200 495655 1534254810 1534254720 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Energy committee blasts department for ‘boycott’ of meeting on fuel prices http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-committee-blasts-department-for-boycott-of-meeting-on-fuel-prices-2018-08-14 Kim Cloete ENERGY Tue, 14 Aug 2018 14:40:00 +0200 495625 1534313975 1534250400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747032_resized_petrol1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Ecowas moves to address gap in energy sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ecowas-moves-to-address-gap-in-energy-sector-2018-08-14 African News Agency ENERGY Tue, 14 Aug 2018 12:39:00 +0200 495612 1534244010 1534243140 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Rukwa plant upgrade set for completion in September http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rukwa-plant-upgrade-set-for-completion-in-september-2018-08-14 Simone Liedtke ENERGY / COAL Tue, 14 Aug 2018 09:28:00 +0200 495564 1534231965 1534231680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Kudu gas project might not be viable for Namibia – Energy Minister http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kudu-gas-project-might-not-be-viable-for-namibia-energy-minister-2018-08-14 Reuters ENERGY Tue, 14 Aug 2018 08:39:00 +0200 495546 1534229155 1534228740 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Juwi to build, operate three REIPPPP Round 4 solar PV projects http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/juwi-to-build-operate-three-reipppp-round-4-solar-pv-projects-2018-08-13 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Mon, 13 Aug 2018 16:34:00 +0200 495525 1534171940 1534170840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746602_resized_renewableenergyjuwirenewableenergies250mwsolarpvproject20820181022.jpg 511 287 Lithium-ion batteries, energy storage on strong demand growth trajectory http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lithium-ion-batteries-energy-storage-on-strong-demand-growth-trajectory-2018-08-13 Marleny Arnoldi LITHIUM Mon, 13 Aug 2018 12:47:00 +0200 495476 1534159119 1534157220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746528_resized_electricvehicle41022.jpg 511 287 Petronas acquires 30% equity in Senegal oil, gas block http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/petronas-acquires-30-equity-in-senegal-oil-gas-block-2018-08-13 Reuters OIL & GAS Mon, 13 Aug 2018 12:44:00 +0200 495470 1534157138 1534157040 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Algeria's State oil firm gets new management, targets brain drain http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/algerias-state-oil-firm-gets-new-management-targets-brain-drain-2018-08-13 Reuters OIL & GAS Mon, 13 Aug 2018 10:13:00 +0200 495399 1534154160 1534147980 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Billionaire's huge Nigerian oil refinery likely delayed until 2022 – sources http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/billionaires-huge-nigerian-oil-refinery-likely-delayed-until-2022-sources-2018-08-10 Reuters REFINERY Fri, 10 Aug 2018 11:33:00 +0200 495326 1533894795 1533893580 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Sonatrach in talks with 14 foreign firms on trading venture – CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sonatrach-in-talks-with-14-foreign-firms-on-trading-venture-ceo-2018-08-10 Reuters ENERGY Fri, 10 Aug 2018 10:59:00 +0200 495320 1533891667 1533891540 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 UAE to build oil pipeline between Eritrea and Ethiopia – Fana Broadcasting http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uae-to-build-oil-pipeline-between-eritrea-and-ethiopia-fana-broadcasting-2018-08-10 Reuters OIL Fri, 10 Aug 2018 10:57:00 +0200 495318 1533891523 1533891420 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Mozambique finalises block 5 oil deals with multinational firms http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mozambique-finalises-block-5-oil-deals-with-multinational-firms-2018-08-08 Reuters ENERGY Wed, 08 Aug 2018 09:20:00 +0200 495121 1533713968 1533712800 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Tanzania wants to build pipeline to pump gas to Uganda http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tanzania-wants-to-build-pipeline-to-pump-gas-to-uganda-2018-08-06 Reuters ENERGY Mon, 06 Aug 2018 14:12:00 +0200 494909 1533558458 1533557520 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Energy access a catalyst for economic growth, says green energy company http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-access-a-catalyst-for-economic-growth-says-green-energy-company-2018-08-03 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Fri, 03 Aug 2018 16:52:00 +0200 494845 1533536900 1533307920 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745264_resized_davidmasureikceonewsouthernenergy0818creamermedia1022.jpg New Southern Energy CEO David Masureik 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75557_2018-08-02_david_masureik_-_hd_web.mp430417263New Southern Energy CEO David Masureik speaks to Engineering News Online about renewable energy projects and Africa's energy future. Video and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. New Southern Energy CEO David Masureik speaks to Engineering News Online about renewable energy projects and Africa's energy future. Video and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Power system recovery to take 30 days, load-shedding risk remains high http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/power-system-recovery-to-take-30-days-load-shedding-risk-remains-high-2018-08-03 Simone Liedtke ELECTRICITY SUPPLY Fri, 03 Aug 2018 15:32:00 +0200 494830 1533308497 1533303120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745225_resized_eskomlogo16052018bloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Commission granted 15-day extension in proposed OTS, Chevron South Africa merger http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/commission-granted-15-day-extension-in-proposed-ots-chevron-south-africa-merger-2018-08-02 Creamer Media Reporter COMPETITION MATTERS Thu, 02 Aug 2018 11:17:00 +0200 494589 1533202902 1533201420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 IFC, Gaia partnership working to power Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ifc-gaia-partnership-working-to-power-africa-2018-08-01 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Wed, 01 Aug 2018 16:51:00 +0200 494534 1533281440 1533135060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Energy access solution lies in adopting VRFB technology in renewable energy – Nikomarov http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-access-solution-lies-in-adopting-vrfb-technology-in-renewable-energy-nikomarov-2018-08-01 Simone Liedtke ENERGY / VANADIUM Wed, 01 Aug 2018 16:01:00 +0200 494520 1533233713 1533132060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744528_resized_mikhailnikomarovceobushveldenergy0718creamermedia1022.jpg Bushveld Energy CEO Mikhail Nikomarov 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75513_2018-07-30_bushveld_-_hd_web.mp422777654Bushveld Energy CEO Mikhail Nikomarov speaks to Mining Weekly Online about the company's mission to address Africa's electricity shortage through cost effective storage and vanadium applications for Africa-specific solutions. Video and Editing: Nicholas Boyd Bushveld Energy CEO Mikhail Nikomarov speaks to Mining Weekly Online about the company's mission to address Africa's electricity shortage through cost effective storage and vanadium applications for Africa-specific solutions. Video and Editing: Nicholas Boyd Enel Green Power reaches financial close on five new wind farms http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/enel-green-power-reaches-financial-close-on-five-new-wind-farms-2018-08-01 Simone Liedtke ENVIRONMENTAL / RENEWABLE ENERGY Wed, 01 Aug 2018 15:04:00 +0200 494497 1533303597 1533128640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744458_resized_environmentalenelgreenpowernojoliwindfarm0820181022.jpg 511 287 Sanedi calls on industry to move back Earth Overshoot Day http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanedi-calls-on-industry-to-move-back-earth-overshoot-day-2018-08-01 Simone Liedtke ENERGY / ENVIRONMENTAL Wed, 01 Aug 2018 13:05:00 +0200 494477 1533121617 1533121500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744412_resized_environmentalsanedicarbonimageforearthovershootday0820181022.jpg 511 287 EIUG calls on Eskom to end impasse, resolve conflict http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eiug-calls-on-eskom-to-end-impasse-resolve-conflict-2018-08-01 Simone Liedtke ENERGY Wed, 01 Aug 2018 10:38:00 +0200 494440 1533112760 1533112680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Floating solar PV solution could hold benefits for South African end-users – Black & Veatch http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/floating-solar-pv-solution-could-hold-benefits-for-south-african-end-users-black-veatch-2018-08-01 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Wed, 01 Aug 2018 09:38:00 +0200 494418 1533109225 1533109080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 DA, OUTA gear up for mass protests against rising fuel prices http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/da-outa-gear-up-for-mass-protests-against-rising-fuel-prices-2018-07-31 News24Wire Energy Tue, 31 Jul 2018 09:22:00 +0200 494295 1533025406 1533021720 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743974_resized_petrolshell1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Petrol price to rise 1c/ℓ in August http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/petrol-price-to-rise-1c-in-august-as-rand-weakens-but-oil-prices-decrease-2018-07-30 Simone Liedtke OIL AND GAS Mon, 30 Jul 2018 15:54:00 +0200 494244 1533018200 1532958840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743854_resized_petrol1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Kibo to raise £500 000 for Botswana, Mozambique projects; shareholders approve name change http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kibo-to-raise-500-000-for-botswana-mozambique-projects-2018-07-30 Simone Liedtke ENERGY Mon, 30 Jul 2018 11:37:00 +0200 494171 1532961644 1532943420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Oando financials thrive on back of high-demand, low-supply oil environment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/oando-financials-thrive-on-back-of-high-demand-low-supply-oil-environment-2018-07-27 Marleny Arnoldi OIL & GAS Fri, 27 Jul 2018 12:00:00 +0200 494065 1532688593 1532685600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Africa's richest man arranges $4.5bn of financing for oil refinery http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africas-richest-man-arranges-45bn-of-financing-for-oil-refinery-2018-07-25 Reuters OIL Wed, 25 Jul 2018 09:46:00 +0200 493607 1532510409 1532504760 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Tullow has stopped work on Kenya oilfields due to security issues http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tullow-has-stopped-work-on-kenya-oilfields-due-to-security-issues-2018-07-25 Reuters OIL & GAS Wed, 25 Jul 2018 09:34:00 +0200 493596 1532510329 1532504040 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Fuel price protestors send letter of demand to Ramaphosa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fuel-price-protestors-send-letter-of-demand-to-ramaphosa-2018-07-24 African News Agency FUEL PRICES Tue, 24 Jul 2018 14:00:00 +0200 493505 1532436369 1532433600 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742257_resized_petrol1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Fluor awarded FEL engineering contract at Sasol Secunda http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fluor-awarded-fel-engineering-contract-at-sasol-secunda-2018-07-24 Creamer Media Reporter PETROCHEMICALS Tue, 24 Jul 2018 09:06:00 +0200 493434 1532416935 1532415960 99999999999 Anine Kilian 0 0