Engineering News | Environmental Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/environmental Sun, 24 Feb 2019 04:30:07 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 DEA to undertake R7m water quality testing project in PE http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dea-to-undertake-r7m-water-quality-testing-project-in-pe-2019-02-22 Marleny Arnoldi WATER/ENVIRONMENT Fri, 22 Feb 2019 15:47:00 +0200 512486 1550844162 1550843220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 AHR Expo showcases excitement at HVAC global market expansion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ahr-expo-showcases-excitement-at-hvac-global-market-expansion-2019-02-07 Cameron Mackay Heating & Refrigeration Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510866 1550561188 1550786400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779634_resized_ahrexpoatlanta0120191022.jpg ENERGY FOR FUTURE OF HVAC The HVACR industry is in a exciting position at the moment and that energy was evident on the Show Floor this year 511 287 Unregistered HVAC practitioners still a threat to industry – Saracca http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/unregistered-hvac-practitioners-still-a-threat-to-industry-saracca-2019-02-06 Cameron Mackay Heating & Refrigeration Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510713 1550561187 1550786400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779284_resized_saracca012017hotmustard1022.jpg VITAL QUALIFICATIONS There are many employment opportunities for those trained and certified practitioners who are compliant 511 287 Another fuel levy increase lies ahead, carbon tax to be implemented http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/budget-carbon-tax-2019-02-20 Simone Liedtke BUDGET 2019 Wed, 20 Feb 2019 14:05:00 +0200 512107 1550692796 1550664300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 City wants your comment on new strategy to drought-proof Cape Town http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-wants-your-comment-on-new-strategy-to-drought-proof-cape-town-2019-02-15 News24Wire WATER Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:51:00 +0200 511705 1550213573 1550213460 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 'South Africans must take climate change seriously' – Ramaphosa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africans-must-take-climate-change-seriously-ramaphosa-2019-02-15 News24Wire Environmental Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:20:00 +0200 511696 1550212396 1550211600 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781506_resized_cyrilramaphosa140220191022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 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 Environmental 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 Technical workshops to address energy efficiency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technical-workshops-to-address-energy-efficiency-2019-01-31 Paige Müller Environmental Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510221 1549464092 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000778268_resized_energyefficiencymanagementbloomberg312365169140520171022.jpg MITIGATING EMISSIONS NCPC-SA’s South African Industrial Energy Efficiency (IEE) project has mitigating about 3.7-million tonnes of greenhouse gas emissions 511 287 As renewables soar, BP sees China hitting brakes on energy growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/as-renewables-soar-bp-sees-china-hitting-brakes-on-energy-growth-2019-02-14 Reuters ENERGY Thu, 14 Feb 2019 21:57:00 +0200 511684 1550174490 1550174220 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Sanbi provides R4m towards stopping illegal vegetation clearing in Cape Winelands http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanbi-provides-r4m-towards-stopping-illegal-vegetation-clearing-in-cape-winelands-2019-02-14 Marleny Arnoldi ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION Thu, 14 Feb 2019 12:46:00 +0200 511601 1550141377 1550141160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781278_resized_environmenntkarooreuters1022.jpg Karoo 511 287 Threat for rhinos still remains despite drop in 2018 poaching numbers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/threat-for-rhinos-still-remains-despite-drop-in-2018-poaching-numbers-2019-02-14 African News Agency Environmental Thu, 14 Feb 2019 10:26:00 +0200 511562 1550136542 1550132760 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781156_resized_whiterhinokenyawildlifereuters1022.jpg 511 287 WWF starts One Planet City Challenge 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wwf-starts-one-planet-city-challenge-2019-2019-02-13 Marleny Arnoldi ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION Wed, 13 Feb 2019 16:18:00 +0200 511498 1550068198 1550067480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Pick n Pay trials reusable bag made from green plastic bottles http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pick-n-pay-trials-reusable-bag-made-from-green-plastic-bottles-2019-02-13 Marleny Arnoldi ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION Wed, 13 Feb 2019 12:23:00 +0200 511456 1550053587 1550053380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000780922_resized_suzanneackermanbermanwithpnpsnewr5budgetbag0220191022.jpg Pick n Pay transformation director Suzanne Ackerman-Berman with the company's new R5 reusabe bag 511 287 DST to showcase benefits of using STI in designing future human settlements http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dst-to-showcase-benefits-of-using-sti-in-designing-future-human-settlements-2019-02-08 Simone Liedtke BUILT ENVIRONMENT / HUMAN SETTLEMENTS Fri, 08 Feb 2019 16:20:00 +0200 511071 1549637113 1549635600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Pikitup finds new bin providers, expects supply to resume by end-Feb http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pikitup-contracts-new-bin-providers-expects-bin-supply-to-resume-by-end-feb-2019-02-08 Marleny Arnoldi WASTE MANAGEMENT Fri, 08 Feb 2019 10:00:00 +0200 511005 1549637505 1549612800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Precious metal refiners face new LBMA environmental standard http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/precious-metal-refiners-face-new-lbma-environmental-standard-2019-02-07 Martin Creamer MINING INDABA Thu, 07 Feb 2019 08:28:00 +0200 510791 1549551898 1549520880 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779456_resized_ruthcrowelllbma0219cm1022.jpg LMBA CE Ruth Crowell and Martin Creamer 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77321_2019-02-06_lbma_hdweb.mp4115710432LBMA CE Ruth Crowell tells Mining Weekly's Martin Creamer about the association's efforts to improve environmental and sustainability within the gold and silver mining and refining sectors. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. LBMA CE Ruth Crowell tells Mining Weekly's Martin Creamer about the association's efforts to improve environmental and sustainability within the gold and silver mining and refining sectors. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. UJ study provides glimpse into early stages of species formation in the sea http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uj-study-provides-glimpse-into-early-stages-of-species-formation-in-the-sea-2019-02-06 Marleny Arnoldi BIODIVERSITY Wed, 06 Feb 2019 15:46:00 +0200 510771 1549461403 1549460760 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 UCT scientists part of international study of Antarctic waters http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uct-scientists-part-of-international-study-of-antarctic-waters-2019-02-06 Tasneem Bulbulia OCEANOGRAPHY Wed, 06 Feb 2019 14:53:00 +0200 510751 1549457692 1549457580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Working together can deliver mining’s massive benefits – Friedland http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/working-together-can-deliver-minings-massive-benefits-friedland-2019-02-06 Martin Creamer MINING INDABA Wed, 06 Feb 2019 12:33:00 +0200 510731 1549463733 1549449180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779325_resized_0256ia.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77312_2019-04-06_miningindaba_robert_friedland.mp469565601Ivanhoe Mines executive co-chairperson and founder Robert Friedland speaks about the winds of change blowing in South Africa and the DRC and the benefits mining companies, African governments and communities can reap if all parties work together. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Ivanhoe Mines executive co-chairperson and founder Robert Friedland speaks about the winds of change blowing in South Africa and the DRC and the benefits mining companies, African governments and communities can reap if all parties work together. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Ford engages the mining sector on the road to more EVs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ford-engages-the-mining-sector-on-the-road-to-more-evs-2019-02-05 Kim Cloete ELECTRIC VEHICLES Tue, 05 Feb 2019 10:08:00 +0200 510574 1549355071 1549354080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 IFAT Africa features broader scope http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ifat-africa-features-broader-scope-2019-02-01 Jessica Oosthuizen Environmental Fri, 01 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 508895 1548749389 1548972000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000775250_resized_nampakglassgermistonrecycling350216duane1022.jpg WASTE AND RECYCLING IFAT Africa will focus on waste management and recycling for sub-Saharan Africa 511 287 Research shows West Africa is facing more frequent severe storms http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/research-shows-west-africa-is-facing-more-frequent-severe-storms-2019-02-01 Rebecca Campbell Science & Technology Fri, 01 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509385 1548749396 1548972000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 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 KfW, IDC sign $80m loan facility for green economy development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kfw-idc-sign-80m-loan-facility-for-green-economy-development-2019-01-31 Simone Liedtke SMMEs / ENVIRONMENT Thu, 31 Jan 2019 10:40:00 +0200 510148 1548946021 1548924000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000778391_resized_greenbuildingdrstephanpeiexecutiveboardmemberkfwgroupnonkululekodlaminicfoindustrialdevelopmentcorporation0120191022.jpg KfW executive board member Dr Stephan Peiß and IDC CFO Nonkululeko Dlamini 511 287 Could alien tree clearing near dams be Cape Town's solution to saving water? http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/could-alien-tree-clearing-near-dams-be-cape-towns-solution-to-saving-water-2019-01-31 News24Wire WATER Thu, 31 Jan 2019 08:33:00 +0200 510121 1548917756 1548916380 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Coalition welcomes Mpumalanga MEC’s decision to not exclude properties from the Mabola ... http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/coalition-welcomes-mpumalanga-mecs-decision-to-not-exclude-properties-from-the-mabola-protected-area-2019-01-29 Simone Liedtke ENVIRONMENT / COAL Tue, 29 Jan 2019 16:51:00 +0200 509960 1548773592 1548773460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Rhodes University to lead £20m international collaborative ocean project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rhodes-university-to-lead-20m-international-collaborative-ocean-project-2019-01-29 African News Agency ENVIRONMENT Tue, 29 Jan 2019 14:32:00 +0200 509936 1548765371 1548765120 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Agricultural sector plan prioritises job creation, agroprocessing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agricultural-sector-plan-prioritises-job-creation-agroprocessing-2019-01-29 Marleny Arnoldi AGRICULTURE Tue, 29 Jan 2019 12:59:00 +0200 509923 1548828235 1548759540 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777638_resized_drjohnpurchase0119dylan1022.jpg Agbiz CEO Dr John Purchase 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77216_2019-01-29_busa_agri_twitter.mp432754353Agbiz CEO Dr John Purchase discusses the agricultural sector's five-year business plan. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Agbiz CEO Dr John Purchase discusses the agricultural sector's five-year business plan. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. SAIIA, Brookings launch Foresight Africa report http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saiia-brookings-launch-foresight-africa-report-2019-01-28 Sane Dhlamini Environmental Mon, 28 Jan 2019 16:22:00 +0200 509844 1548919785 1548685320 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777436_resized_agiseniorfellowanddirectorbrahimacoulibaly0119cm1022.jpg AGI senior fellow and director Brahima Coulibaly 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77203_77200_africa_in_2019.pdf6600717Foresight Africa report http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77229_2019-01-28_saiia_-_hd_web.mp4116227870AGI senior fellow and director Brahima Coulibaly & ISS senior research consultant Liesl Louw-Vaudran on the Foresight Africa report (Camera: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Christo Greyling) Foresight Africa report AGI senior fellow and director Brahima Coulibaly & ISS senior research consultant Liesl Louw-Vaudran on the Foresight Africa report (Camera: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Christo Greyling) GEF, UN Environment partner with tech companies to launch e-waste economy in Nigeria http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gef-un-environment-partner-with-tech-companies-to-launch-e-waste-economy-in-nigeria-2019-01-24 Marleny Arnoldi E-WASTE Thu, 24 Jan 2019 16:30:00 +0200 509625 1548340330 1548340200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000776948_resized_wasterecyclingewaste1022bloomberg.jpg E-Waste 511 287 Unisa, Exxaro, Sanedi launch first institutional anaerobic digester http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/unisa-exxaro-sanedi-launch-first-institutional-anaerobic-digester-2019-01-23 Creamer Media Reporter Environmental Thu, 24 Jan 2019 12:31:00 +0200 509379 1548330595 1548325860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000776792_resized_1022rer.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77175_2019-01-25_rer521-unisa-eart-centres-hdweb3.mp4143108503Unisa, Exxaro, Sanedi launch first institutional anaerobic digester Unisa, Exxaro, Sanedi launch first institutional anaerobic digester UCT researchers selected for research hubs to address global challenges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uct-researchers-selected-for-research-hubs-to-address-global-challenges-2019-01-24 Sashnee Moodley Environmental Thu, 24 Jan 2019 10:58:00 +0200 509513 1548321638 1548320280 99999999999 David Shepherd 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000776696_resized_uctuppercampuslandscapeview1022.jpg 511 287 To meet climate goals, world urged to reuse natural resources http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/to-meet-climate-goals-world-urged-to-reuse-natural-resources-2019-01-22 Reuters CLIMATE CHANGE Tue, 22 Jan 2019 08:28:00 +0200 509192 1548138697 1548138480 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Mokonyane not aware of any allegations against her at state capture commission http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mokonyane-was-paid-bribes-probe-told-2019-01-21 News24Wire STATE CAPTURE Mon, 21 Jan 2019 14:36:00 +0200 509150 1548075949 1548074160 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 How the cargo ship industry is cleaning up its filthy act http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/how-the-cargo-ship-industry-is-cleaning-up-its-filthy-act-2019-01-18 Bloomberg SHIPPING Fri, 18 Jan 2019 14:28:00 +0200 509010 1547815586 1547814480 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Climate change threatens to make your morning brew more expensive http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/climate-change-threatens-to-make-your-morning-brew-more-expensive-2019-01-17 Bloomberg CLIMATE CHANGE Thu, 17 Jan 2019 12:32:00 +0200 508851 1547721460 1547721120 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Thirty companies form alliance to help curb plastic waste http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/thirty-companies-form-alliance-to-help-curb-plastic-waste-2019-01-16 Marleny Arnoldi ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION Wed, 16 Jan 2019 15:41:00 +0200 508762 1547646813 1547646060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000774955_resized_milkplasticdairypackaging1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287