Engineering News | Gas to Power http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/gas-to-power Sun, 17 Feb 2019 14:11:45 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 Gas to Power 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 Power utility business models set to change http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/power-utility-business-models-set-to-change-2019-01-24 Paige Müller Gas to Power Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509632 1549952197 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777608_resized_eskommedupipowerstationpowerlinelephalalelimpopo10214duane1022.jpg A CHANGING FUTURE Several disruptive forces are set to threaten the traditional power utility business model 511 287 Group Five says pursues counter claims in aborted Kpone power project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/group-five-says-pursues-counter-claims-in-aborted-kpone-power-project-2019-01-30 African News Agency CONSTRUCTION Wed, 30 Jan 2019 11:58:00 +0200 510060 1548843200 1548842280 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Radebe insists IRP to be approved soon, amid Nedlac uncertainty http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/radebe-insists-irp-to-be-approved-soon-amid-nedlac-uncertainty-2019-01-18 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Fri, 18 Jan 2019 15:50:00 +0200 509028 1547824669 1547819400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000775578_resized_energyjeffradebe0418dylan1022.jpeg 511 287 Eskom to increase OCGT use at certain power stations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-to-increase-ocgt-use-at-certain-power-stations-2018-12-07 Mc'Kyla Nortje Gas to Power Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505414 1544166347 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Policy support needed for development of sustainable alternative energy sources – SAEEC http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/policy-support-needed-for-development-of-sustainable-alternative-energy-sources-saeec-2018-11-14 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Wed, 14 Nov 2018 16:17:00 +0200 504748 1542205733 1542205020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Electrifying the world no panacea for global warming, IEA says http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electrifying-the-world-no-panacea-for-global-warming-iea-says-2018-11-13 Bloomberg ENERGY Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:17:00 +0200 504531 1542121368 1542089820 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Africa poised to be global renewable-energy leader – AfDB president http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-poised-to-be-global-renewable-energy-leader-afdb-president-2018-11-08 Terence Creamer INFRASTRUCTURE Thu, 08 Nov 2018 14:16:00 +0200 504199 1541757449 1541679360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765246_resized_akinwumiadesina1118reuters1022.jpg AfDB president Dr Akinwumi Adesina 511 287 Global body forecasts continued growth in wind energy generation capacity http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-body-expects-wind-energy-generation-capacity-growth-up-to-2020-2018-11-08 Kim Cloete RENEWABLES Thu, 08 Nov 2018 12:34:00 +0200 504189 1541678871 1541673240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Radebe hints at possible Saudi investment to boost South Africa's oil refining capacity http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/radebe-hints-at-possible-saudi-investment-to-boost-south-africas-oil-refining-capacity-2018-11-07 Kim Cloete OIL & GAS Wed, 07 Nov 2018 12:25:00 +0200 504050 1541588371 1541586300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Renergen to list on ASX, continue expansion work on Virginia gas project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renergen-to-list-on-asx-continue-expansion-work-on-virginia-gas-project-2018-11-06 Simone Liedtke OIL & GAS / RENEWABLE ENERGY Tue, 06 Nov 2018 15:36:00 +0200 503957 1541512400 1541511360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000764691_resized_renewableenergyenergymdstefanomarani112018renergen1022.jpg Renergen CEO Stefano Marani 511 287 Small thermal plants hold promise for regions without grid electricity http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/small-thermal-plants-hold-promise-for-african-economies-srk-2018-11-02 Nadine James ELECTRICITY Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502579 1541067520 1541109600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Calls to even out procurement for wind energy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/calls-to-even-out-procurement-for-wind-energy-2018-10-29 Kim Cloete ENERGY Mon, 29 Oct 2018 14:53:00 +0200 503112 1540818902 1540817580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 CSIR points to 30 000 net jobs gain in electricity to 2030, despite fall in coal jobs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/csir-points-to-30-000-net-jobs-gain-in-electricity-to-2030-despite-fall-in-coal-jobs-2018-10-26 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY PLANNING Fri, 26 Oct 2018 12:08:00 +0200 502971 1540621950 1540548480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762781_resized_jeffreysbaywindfarm21022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76543_wright_2018.pdf5719007A presentation outlining the CSIR's formal response to the draft IRP 2018http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76544_wright_2018a.pdf35135405CSIR's formal comments on the Draft Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) 2018 A presentation outlining the CSIR's formal response to the draft IRP 2018CSIR's formal comments on the Draft Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) 2018 Sasol poised to improve operational performance in 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-poised-to-improve-operational-performance-2019-2018-10-11 Anine Kilian Gas to Power Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501478 1540218016 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759631_resized_sasolnatrelfloadingstationen10181022.jpg LOWER VOLUMES Liquid fuels sales volumes for Sasol were down 2% as a result of lower production volumes and a challenging local retail liquid fuels market 511 287 Progress made to deliver value-based company strategy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/progress-made-to-deliver-value-based-company-strategy-2018-10-11 Paige Müller Gas to Power Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501454 1540218013 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759574_resized_sasolnitroexplosiveloading01en10181022.jpg REMAIN COMPETITIVE Sasol is looking to further enhance its performance by ensuring it is able to remain competitive at an oil price of $40/bl 511 287 Renewable energy industry comments on draft IRP http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renewable-energy-industry-comments-on-draft-irp-2018-10-17 Kim Cloete ENERGY Wed, 17 Oct 2018 22:05:00 +0200 502090 1539847987 1539806700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Calls for greater transformation in the energy industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/calls-for-greater-transformation-in-the-energy-industry-2018-10-16 Kim Cloete ENERGY Tue, 16 Oct 2018 20:30:00 +0200 501980 1539757599 1539714600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Technology cost assumptions used to produce IRP explained http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technology-cost-assumptions-used-to-produce-irp-explained-2018-10-09 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY PLANNING Tue, 09 Oct 2018 10:15:00 +0200 501225 1539262928 1539072900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759067_resized_deaarsolarpanelsjune2013new.jpeg 511 287 Climate crisis spurs UN call for $2.4tn fossil fuel shift http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/climate-crisis-spurs-un-call-for-24tn-fossil-fuel-shift-2018-10-08 Bloomberg CLIMATE CHANGE/ENERGY Mon, 08 Oct 2018 11:42:00 +0200 501038 1538992326 1538991720 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Technologies listed in IRP may be used as ‘proxies’ for equivalent solutions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technologies-listed-in-irp-may-be-used-as-proxies-for-equivalent-solutions-2018-10-05 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Fri, 05 Oct 2018 16:43:00 +0200 500954 1538750966 1538750580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000758737_resized_jacobmbelecreamermedia1008102201.jpg Department of Energy chief director Jacob Mbele 511 287 Govt to finalise biofuels regulatory framework by March 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/govt-to-finalise-biofuels-regulatory-framework-by-march-2019-2018-10-01 Kim Cloete ENERGY Mon, 01 Oct 2018 15:49:00 +0200 500238 1538403357 1538401740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 PIC foresees great opportunity in investing in early stage tech-driven companies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pic-foresees-great-opportunity-in-investing-in-early-stage-tech-driven-companies-2018-09-14 Kim Cloete INVESTMENT Fri, 14 Sep 2018 11:30:00 +0200 498777 1536922665 1536917400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Saldanha facility ramping up gas supply http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saldanaha-facility-ramping-up-gas-supply-2018-08-31 Halima Frost Gas to Power Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495874 1535439101 1535666400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747530_resized_gasavediaadmin08181022.jpg THE RIGHT A MOUND A view of the gas mound and administrative building in Saldanha Bay 511 287 Waste gas fuels smelter http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/waste-gas-fuels-smelter-2018-08-31 Halima Frost Gas to Power Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495690 1535439101 1535666400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747123_resized_gasdieselelec08181022.jpg HOUSING THE GASSES 13 gas generators are housed 300 m away from the smelter 511 287 Carbon emissions reduced at hospitals http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/carbon-emissions-reduced-at-hospitals-2018-08-31 Halima Frost Gas to Power Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495689 1535694831 1535666400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747119_resized_gascgn08181022.jpg UP IN THE AIR An aerial view of the revolutionary Langlaagte CNG filling station 511 287 S Africa’s changing energy landscape http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-africas-changing-energy-landscape-2018-08-31 Halima Frost Gas to Power Fri, 31 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495895 1537262259 1535666400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747543_resized_gassagacng08181022.jpg VIRTUALLY FREE CNG has quickly become the go to for SA’s gas needs 511 287 No new nuclear in IRP update as time horizon is trimmed to 2030 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/no-new-nuclear-in-irp-update-as-time-horizon-is-trimmed-to-2030-2018-08-27 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Mon, 27 Aug 2018 10:46:00 +0200 496828 1535372095 1535359560 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749763_resized_jeffradebe300620181022.jpg Energy Minister Jeff Radebe 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75771_irp-update-2018-draft-for-comments.pdf3541653Integrated Resource Plan 2018 for Public Comment Integrated Resource Plan 2018 for Public Comment Rental market, power-as-service offerings underpinning demand for generators http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rentals-and-services-providing-southern-african-growth-for-generator-manufacturer-2018-08-24 Schalk Burger GENSETS Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495031 1535107614 1535061600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745711_resized_himoinsamatthewbellchrisdavison0718dylan1022.jpg MATT BELL and CHRIS DAVISON Himoinsa can integrate and synchronise a range of generators to provide power for larger applications 511 287 Cabinet approves gazetting of updated IRP for public comment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/updated-irp-to-be-published-in-government-gazette-on-august-27-2018-08-23 Anine Kilian ENERGY Thu, 23 Aug 2018 10:35:00 +0200 496532 1535033170 1535013300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749018_resized_hopefieldwindfarmumoyaenergy0520181022.jpg 511 287 South African govt to release long-term energy plan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-govt-to-release-long-term-energy-plan-2018-08-21 African News Agency ENERGY Tue, 21 Aug 2018 16:34:00 +0200 496340 1534862223 1534862040 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000748630_resized_jeffradebe1dylanslater05181022.jpg Energy Minister Jeff Radebe 511 287 Study initiated to assess conversion of Kelvin power station from coal to gas http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/study-initiated-to-assess-conversion-of-kelvin-power-station-from-coal-to-gas-2018-08-21 Terence Creamer ENERGY Tue, 21 Aug 2018 14:50:00 +0200 496309 1534855763 1534855800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000748555_resized_powerstationkelvin30805duane1022.jpeg The Kelvin power station 511 287 Kibo to acquire 60% stake in UK energy company http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kibo-to-acquire-60-stake-in-uk-energy-company-2018-08-15 Simone Liedtke ENERGY Wed, 15 Aug 2018 12:31:00 +0200 495747 1534330029 1534329060 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 Ghanaian President sacks Energy Minister, gives no reason http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ghanaian-president-sacks-energy-minister-gives-no-reason-2018-08-07 Reuters ENERGY Tue, 07 Aug 2018 11:15:00 +0200 495038 1533634633 1533633300 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Limited gas exploration affects South Africa’s energy mix http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/limited-gas-exploration-affects-s-africas-energy-mix-2018-07-27 Melissa Zisengwe Gas to Power Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492307 1532414916 1532642400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739406_resized_niallkramer07181022.jpg NIALL KRAMER The gas industry has the potential to grow and catalytically influence our economy 511 287 Natural gas vital for S Africa’s energy security http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/natural-gas-vital-for-south-africas-energy-security-energy-council-2018-07-27 Melissa Zisengwe Gas to Power Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492300 1532414916 1532642400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739399_resized_pippabrown07181022.jpg PIPPA BROWN Energy Council Africa director speaking at the Energy Council event in May 511 287