Engineering News | Environmental Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/environmental Mon, 25 Jun 2018 06:11:59 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Saldanha Bay aquaculture development zone gets green light http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saldanha-bay-aquaculture-development-zone-gets-green-light-2018-06-22 Marleny Arnoldi AQUACULTURE Fri, 22 Jun 2018 12:04:00 +0200 490603 1529661989 1529661840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735275_resized_aquaculturehermanus1022.jpg 511 287 Getting below the surface of the Cape Town water crisis http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/getting-below-the-surface-of-the-cape-town-water-crisis-2018-06-22 News24Wire WATER Fri, 22 Jun 2018 09:13:00 +0200 490559 1529651759 1529651580 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Durban High Court lifts Shongweni landfill interdict http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/durban-high-court-lifts-shongweni-landfill-interdict-2018-06-22 African News Agency WASTE MANAGEMENT Fri, 22 Jun 2018 08:57:00 +0200 490555 1529650937 1529650620 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Increased drive towards using natural gas http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/increased-drive-towards-using-natural-gas-2018-06-22 Jessica Oosthuizen Environmental Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488956 1529389403 1529618400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731422_resized_cochranukboiler06181022.jpg BOILER DISTRIBUTION Steam Generation Africa is the local distributor for boiler specialists Cochran UK products 511 287 NGOs rate South Africa’s transition to a green economy at five out of ten http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ngos-rate-south-africas-transition-to-a-green-economy-at-five-out-of-ten-2018-06-21 Nadine James ECONOMY Thu, 21 Jun 2018 11:20:00 +0200 490427 1529574435 1529572800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Poor people most vulnerable to climate change – economist http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/poor-people-most-vulnerable-to-climate-change-economist-2018-06-21 African News Agency CLIMATE CHANGE Thu, 21 Jun 2018 08:26:00 +0200 490361 1529563913 1529562360 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Emission abatement technology could drive industrialisation – EPCM Global http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/emission-abatement-technology-could-drive-industrialisation-epcm-global-2018-06-20 Nadine James ENVIRONMENT Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:36:00 +0200 490237 1529589286 1529480160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 'The future we don't want is already happening' – climate change expert http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-future-we-dont-want-is-already-happening-climate-change-expert-2018-06-20 News24Wire CLIMATE CHANGE Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:38:00 +0200 490210 1529477816 1529476680 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 City of Cape Town will take 3 years to deal with drought impact - De Lille http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-of-cape-will-take-3-years-to-deal-with-drought-impact---de-lille-2018-06-19 African News Agency Environmental Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:21:00 +0200 490154 1529420528 1529410860 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734205_resized_patriciadelille1022reuters.jpg Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille 511 287 Over 1 000 international delegates gather in Cape Town to find ways of adapting to global ... http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/over-1-000-international-delegates-gather-in-cape-town-to-find-ways-of-adapting-to-global-climate-change-2018-06-18 News24Wire CLIMATE CHANGE Mon, 18 Jun 2018 10:49:00 +0200 489976 1529312273 1529311740 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Consciousness needed for chemical use http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/environmentally-conscious-chemical-usage-in-refrigeration-2018-05-31 Paige Müller Environmental Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488250 1528711297 1529013600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729946_resized_chemicalsandpetrochemicalsagasr3205181022.jpg ENVIROMENTALLY INNOVATIVE COMPOUND R32 has higher pressures than many mainstream refrigerants, in addition to mild flammability 511 287 Technology at the fore http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technology-at-the-fore-2018-06-15 Halima Frost Environmental Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488462 1528711298 1529013600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730355_resized_weldingplastitechhurner06181022.jpg PRODUCTS ON DISPLAY The new Hurner Smartline butt welding machine and clamp was on show 511 287 Carbon-content waste disposal rethought http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/carbon-content-waste-disposal-rethought-2018-05-30 Paige Müller Environmental Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488187 1528711297 1529013600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729781_resized_chemicalsandpetrochemicalsinterwaste05181022.jpg WASTE-DERIVED FUEL Interwaste has invested a significantly in the development of alternative waste solutions aimed at turning harmful waste into waste-derived fuel 511 287 Sustainable construction championed for building industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sustainable-construction-championed-for-building-industry-2018-06-15 Tasneem Bulbulia Environmental Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488243 1529049906 1529013600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729915_resized_concretewallgreenbuilding052018bloomberg1022.jpg VERSATILE Concrete is a sustainable material, with design flexibility, as it can be constructed into any shape, design and finish 511 287 Entrenched player furthers green building http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/entrenched-player-furthers-green-building-2018-06-15 Tasneem Bulbulia Environmental Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488107 1528711298 1529013600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729656_resized_afrisam201516afrisamsaiaawards0520181022.jpg EVERGREEN AfriSam has sponsored a number of awards to recognise notable achievements and work in sustainable building 511 287 Averda launches hazardous waste management system http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/averda-launches-hazardous-waste-management-system-2018-06-15 Nadine James Waste Management Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488780 1528711299 1529013600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731120_resized_eugenebarnardaverdasouthafricajune20181022.jpg EUGENE BARNARD The Averda TruTrak system enables clients to access automated waste-tracking and record-keeping capabilities through an online client portal 511 287 WWF calls on airline industry to help stop the trafficking of wildlife http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wwf-calls-on-airline-industry-to-help-stop-the-trafficking-of-wildlife-2018-06-14 Kim Cloete AVIATION Thu, 14 Jun 2018 11:47:00 +0200 489701 1528970446 1528969620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Draft National Climate Change Bill published for comment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/draft-national-climate-change-bill-published-for-comment-2018-06-11 African News Agency CLIMATE CHANGE Mon, 11 Jun 2018 10:13:00 +0200 489303 1528719019 1528704780 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000732357_resized_ednamolewa210220515duane.jpg Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa 511 287 DEA, Unido to host roadshow on HFC phase-out http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dea-unido-to-host-roadshow-on-hfc-phase-out-2018-06-08 Marleny Arnoldi ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION Fri, 08 Jun 2018 14:16:00 +0200 489240 1528460233 1528460160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 S Africa must maintain cost-competitive sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-africa-must-maintain-cost-competitive-sector-2018-06-08 Jessica Oosthuizen Environmental Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487425 1528177096 1528408800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728001_resized_latestsoftware06181022.jpg LATEST TECHNOLOGY Weba Chute Systems uses the latest techniques and technologies to ensure optimum accuracy during the design and engineering phases, which also facilitate improved efficiencies 511 287 Good corporate citizenship in a post-State-capture South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/good-corporate-citizenship-in-a-post-state-capture-sa-2018-06-08 Kim Cloete ENVIRONMENTAL, SOCIAL & GOVERNANCE – 1 Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487877 1528189643 1528408800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730889_resized_clearing.jpg 511 287 Petco confident in South Africa’s PET recycling resilience http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/petco-confident-in-south-africas-pet-recycling-resilience-2018-06-07 Marleny Arnoldi WASTE MANAGEMENT & RECYCLING Thu, 07 Jun 2018 17:01:00 +0200 489140 1528440721 1528383660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731832_resized_petcoagmpetcochairpersondrcasperdurandt062018marleny1022.jpg Petco chairperson Dr Casper Durandt speaks at the Petco AGM 511 287 Rhodes’ Centre for Biological Control awarded R68m contract to help control alien plants http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rhodes-centre-for-biological-control-awarded-r68m-contract-to-help-control-alien-plants-2018-06-06 Marleny Arnoldi ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION Wed, 06 Jun 2018 15:20:00 +0200 488929 1528291421 1528291200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731367_resized_drguyprestonddgatthedeaprofmartinhilldirectorofcentreforbiologicalcontrol0620181022.jpg DEA Deputy Director General Dr Guy Preston & Centre for Biological Control Director Professor Martin Hill 511 287 UN, CSIR Africa Waste Management Outlook considers African context http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/un-csir-africa-waste-management-outlook-considers-african-context-2018-06-05 Marleny Arnoldi WASTE MANAGEMENT Tue, 05 Jun 2018 16:50:00 +0200 488785 1528210769 1528210200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731126_resized_csirprofessorlindagodfreyafricawastemanagementoutlook062018marleny1022.jpg CSIR principal scientist Professor Linda Godfrey speaking at the launch of the Africa Waste Management Outlook 511 287 UN, CSIR launch Africa waste management outlook http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/un-csir-launch-africa-waste-management-outlook-2018-06-05 Marleny Arnoldi WASTE MANAGEMENT Tue, 05 Jun 2018 16:33:00 +0200 488781 1528209778 1528209180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731106_resized_ewastejpg1022.jpg Electronic waste dumped in Africa by developed countries to supposedly be reused, can end up in landfills 511 287 By 2050 there may be more plastic in oceans than fish – UN http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/by-2050-there-may-be-more-plastic-in-oceans-than-fish-un-2018-06-05 News24Wire ENVIRONMENT Tue, 05 Jun 2018 12:50:00 +0200 488742 1528200639 1528195800 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Eskom welcomes declaration of Ingula nature reserve http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-welcomes-declaration-of-ingula-nature-reserve-2018-06-04 Simone Liedtke ENVIRONMENT / ENERGY Mon, 04 Jun 2018 12:47:00 +0200 488603 1528109313 1528109220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Environmental activists challenge Radebe’s intention to build new coal-fired plants http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/environmental-activists-challenge-radebes-intention-to-build-new-coal-fired-plants-2018-06-04 Anine Kilian ENVIRONMENT Mon, 04 Jun 2018 11:37:00 +0200 488589 1528106130 1528105020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South Africa to release new-look renewables bid window in November http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-to-release-new-look-renewables-bid-window-in-november-2018-06-01 Terence Creamer RENEWABLE ENERGY Fri, 01 Jun 2018 16:30:00 +0200 488541 1527864523 1527863400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000730508_resized_jeffradebe04042018dylan1022.jpg Energy Minister Jeff Radebe 511 287 Tribology talk addresses abundant wear challenges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tribology-talk-addresses-abundant-wear-challenges-2018-06-01 Melissa Zisengwe Environmental Fri, 01 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 487034 1527518416 1527804000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000727332_resized_drjeanpatrickleger05181022.jpg JEAN-PATRICK LEGER In applications, two surfaces rub and/or spin against each other causing friction and leading to wear 511 287 Analytical tools seen as increasingly essential to water management http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technology-essential-for-water-management-2018-06-01 Schalk Burger Water Fri, 01 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 486639 1527518416 1527804000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000726270_resized_accentureresourcessouthafricaseniormanagermaandaramutumbu1022.jpg MAANDA RAMUTUMBU Analytical tools can empower utilities to manage their water resources more efficiently and enable them to take proactive steps 511 287 Civil society seeks to protect Mpumalanga water source from coal mining impact http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/civil-society-seeks-to-protect-mpumalanga-water-source-from-coal-mining-impact-2018-05-31 Simone Liedtke ENVIRONMENTAL / COAL Thu, 31 May 2018 17:01:00 +0200 488404 1528809009 1527778860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Electric vehicles could increase to 220m in 2030 – IEA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electric-vehicles-could-increase-to-220m-in-2030-iea-2018-05-30 Marleny Arnoldi AUTOMOTIVE Wed, 30 May 2018 12:39:00 +0200 488164 1527764095 1527676740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729723_resized_nissanctownevcharging41022.jpg 511 287 Brics’ New Development Bank approves six project loans totalling $1.6bn http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/brics-new-development-bank-approves-six-project-loans-totalling-16bn-2018-05-29 Marleny Arnoldi INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT Tue, 29 May 2018 10:54:00 +0200 487991 1527590343 1527584040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729288_resized_ndbgroupphoto0520181022.jpg New Development Bank Yearly Meeting 511 287 Weather service sees El Nino building http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/weather-service-sees-el-nino-building-2018-05-28 Reuters Environmental Mon, 28 May 2018 15:12:00 +0200 487918 1527513204 1527513120 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000729118_resized_capetownweatherdroughtelnino1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Transport Decarbonisation Alliance launched http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transport-decarbonisation-alliance-launched-2018-05-25 Simone Liedtke TRANSPORT / RAIL Fri, 25 May 2018 16:20:00 +0200 487813 1527258117 1527258000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000728870_resized_transporttransportdecarbonisationalliance052018alstom1022.jpg 511 287 Nigeria's Bodo community claims win over Shell after latest UK court ruling http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nigerias-bodo-community-claims-win-over-shell-after-latest-uk-court-ruling-2018-05-24 Reuters OIL & GAS Thu, 24 May 2018 16:47:00 +0200 487705 1527173342 1527173220 99999999999 Reuters 0 0