Engineering News | Gas to Power http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/gas-to-power Tue, 27 Jun 2017 03:58:34 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Joint venture to boost localisation and skills development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/joint-venture-to-boost-localisation-and-skills-development-2017-06-23 Nadine James Gas to Power Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454906 1497877709 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Mitsubishi Hitachi, Sumitomo ink ¥38bn power plant deal with Tunisian company http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mitsubishi-hitachi-sumitomo-ink-38bn-power-plant-deal-with-tunisian-company-2017-06-21 Creamer Media Reporter ENERGY Wed, 21 Jun 2017 16:15:00 +0200 456202 1498055318 1498054500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 NPC commissioner calls for energy-planning overhaul http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/npc-commissioner-calls-for-energy-planning-overhaul-2017-06-14 Terence Creamer ENERGY PLANNING Wed, 14 Jun 2017 10:45:00 +0200 455437 1497509943 1497429900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000656591_resized_powerlines80407duaneonline.jpeg 511 287 Company unveils containerised gas-to-power product offering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-renewable-energy-company-launches-new-gas-to-power-product-basket-at-auw-2017-06-09 David Oliveira ELECTRICITY – 3 Fri, 09 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 453797 1496999803 1496959200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 IDC approves R218m loan for development of Free State natural gas project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/idc-approves-r218m-loan-for-development-of-free-state-gas-project-2017-05-24 Terence Creamer NATURAL GAS Wed, 24 May 2017 16:10:00 +0200 453275 1495635636 1495635000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000651445_resized_stefanomarani305161022duane.jpg Renergen CEO Stefano Marani 511 287 Gas-to-power essential for South Africa’s future energy mix - Siemens http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gas-to-power-essential-for-south-africas-future-energy-mix---siemens-2017-05-18 Kim Cloete GAS Thu, 18 May 2017 10:47:00 +0200 452687 1495101071 1495097220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Kubayi expresses support for 3 700 MW gas-to-power vision amid IPP uncertainty http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kubayi-expresses-support-for-3-700-mw-gas-to-power-vision-amid-ipp-uncertainty-2017-05-16 Terence Creamer GAS TO POWER Tue, 16 May 2017 16:10:00 +0200 452517 1494947937 1494943800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000649516_resized_mmamolokokubayi11022.jpg Energy Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi 511 287 Nuclear is too expensive, too controversial http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nuclear-is-too-expensive-too-controversial-2017-05-12 Nadine James Gas to Power Fri, 12 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 450581 1494248646 1494540000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000645235_resized_robertfishthomsonreuters1022.jpeg ROBERT FISH The costs associated with constructing the necessary infrastructure added to the costs of importing most of the nuclear technology, fuel and materials, will incur large amounts of debt 511 287 Warning issued that nuclear ruling may pose risk to legality of IPP programmes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/warning-issued-that-nuclear-ruling-may-pose-risk-to-legality-of-ipp-programmes-2017-05-11 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Thu, 11 May 2017 16:40:00 +0200 452098 1494515722 1494513600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000648414_resized_nersapublichearingmidrand301101022duane.jpeg 511 287 Largest private IPP in Ghana on course for 2017 completion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/largest-private-ipp-in-ghana-on-course-for-2017-completion-2017-04-28 Mia Breytenbach ELECTRICITY Fri, 05 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 449506 1493196472 1493935200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000642142_resized_electricitycenpowergenerationcompanyghanakponeindependentpowerplant042017jpg1022.jpg BASELOAD COMPONENT The Kpone Independent Power Plant is a combined-cycle gas turbine power plant with a planned capacity of 340 MW and a multiple fuel operating capability 511 287 Renewable microgrids the future of African power system – research institution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renewable-microgrids-the-future-of-african-power-system-research-institution-2017-05-05 Nadine James Gas to Power Fri, 05 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 451289 1494340773 1493935200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000646577_resized_renewableenergypfisterercrosspowernatohpgs0720161022.jpg SUBSISTENCE POWER A power system based on renewable technologies would be vastly different to the current system as an individual wind turbine could be used to generate cheap electricity for a microgrid in a remote village 511 287 LNG-focused energy firm pursuing ‘diversified’ African investment pipeline http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lng-focused-energy-firm-pursuing-diversified-african-investment-pipeline-2017-04-26 Terence Creamer ENERGY Wed, 26 Apr 2017 11:30:00 +0200 450598 1493199256 1493199000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000644797_resized_edwinkikonyogo1022.jpeg AEP CEO Edwin Kikonyogo 511 287 LNG-focused energy aspirant plans June listing on AltX http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lng-focused-energy-aspirant-plans-june-listing-on-altx-2017-04-25 Terence Creamer CORPORATE ACTIVITY Tue, 25 Apr 2017 11:15:00 +0200 450471 1493113845 1493111700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 LPG industry urged to act on non-binding market inquiry findings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lpg-industry-urged-to-act-on-non-binding-market-inquiry-findings-2017-04-24 Terence Creamer LIQUID PETROLEUM GAS Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:25:00 +0200 450413 1493100529 1493043900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000644326_resized_tembinkosibonakeleebrahimpatal204241022duane.jpeg Commissioner Tembinkosi Bonakele and Minister Ebrahim Patel 511 287 Cross-border power to boost African economies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cross-border-power-to-boost-african-economies-2017-04-21 Robyn Wilkinson Gas to Power Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 448499 1492075738 1492725600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Joburg pilots scheme to improve energy access in informal settlements http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-power-looks-to-improve-electricity-mix-in-joburg-informal-settlements-2017-04-03 David Oliveira ENERGY Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 448362 1492075739 1492725600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Moz plant illustrates rapid commissioning potential of gas engines http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mozambique-gas-power-plant-illustrates-rapid-commissioning-and-flexibility-of-operation-2017-04-14 Dylan Slater Electricity Fri, 14 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 448374 1491472429 1492120800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000638940_resized_electricitymtusaressanogarciainmozambique032017jpg1022.jpeg RESSANO GARCIA The Mozambique gas-fired power plant can operate at full power production of 120 MW at short notice and can be shut down and started multiple times a day with no detrimental affect to the plant 511 287 AfDB lends Tanzania $29.8m for natural gas developments http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afdb-lends-tanzania-298m-for-natural-gas-developments-2017-04-06 Megan van Wyngaardt ENERGY Thu, 06 Apr 2017 16:20:00 +0200 448896 1491557516 1491488400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 CSIR’s formal IRP submission deviates dramatically from Base Case http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/csirs-formal-irp-submission-deviates-dramatically-from-base-case-2017-04-05 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Wed, 05 Apr 2017 12:15:00 +0200 448673 1491400138 1491387300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000639854_resized_jeffreysbaywindfarmrenewableenergywindenergyturbine1610220114duane.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/68400_20170331csir_ec_doe.pdf9615523CSIR’s formal input into the Integrated Resource Plan public consultation process CSIR’s formal input into the Integrated Resource Plan public consultation process OPINION: Enabling renewable energy with flexibility http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/opinion-enabling-renewable-energy-with-flexibility-2017-03-23 Creamer Media Reporter ELECTRICITY Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:30:00 +0200 447379 1491555707 1490279400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000636225_resized_wayneglossop.jpg Wayne Glossop 511 287 Amid challenges, power sector offers massive opportunities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/african-power-sector-offers-massive-challenges-opportunities-conference-organisers-2017-03-03 Nadine James Gas to Power Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 445217 1489473858 1489701600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000631155_resized_powerlines62236041h252361bloomburg1022.jpg MOMENT IN THE SUN Africa’s largest power and electricity event offers innovative, cost-effective means of tackling Africa’s power challenges 511 287 EOH, Steag join forces to boost energy services in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eoh-steag-join-forces-to-boost-energy-services-in-south-africa-2017-02-21 Megan van Wyngaardt ENERGY Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:49:00 +0200 443720 1487763004 1487674140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 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 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 Gas to Power 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 Gas to Power 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 Gas to Power 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 Gas to Power 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 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 Gas to Power 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 Revised IRP to go back to Cabinet by early spring – energy department http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/revised-irp-to-go-back-to-cabinet-by-early-spring-energy-department-2017-02-14 African News Agency ENERGY Tue, 14 Feb 2017 13:00:00 +0200 442965 1488802205 1487070000 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 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 Gas to Power 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 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 Gas to Power 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 Gas to Power 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 Technology and environmental issues favouring LNG http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technology-and-environmental-issues-favouring-lng-2017-02-03 Simone Liedtke Gas to Power Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 440295 1486117463 1486072800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Africa Power Roundtable to consider continent’s power challenges, opportunities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-power-roundtable-to-consider-continents-power-challenges-opportunities-2017-01-27 Creamer Media Reporter ENERGY Fri, 27 Jan 2017 16:15:00 +0200 441144 1485528647 1485526500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Aeroderivative gas turbines seen offering stable accompaniment to renewables http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aero-derivative-gas-turbine-technology-offers-stable-alternative-to-renewables-2017-01-27 David Oliveira ENERGY Fri, 27 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0200 439640 1485238958 1485468000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000617704_resized_siemensindustrialtrent60package12161022.jpeg EFFICIENT DESIGN Siemens aero gas turbines have a cycle efficiency that is typically 1% to 3% better than that of traditional industrial gas turbines 511 287 Opinion: Billions can be saved by building gas turbines ahead of solar and wind http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/opinion-billions-can-be-saved-by-building-gas-turbines-ahead-of-solar-and-wind-2017-01-24 Creamer Media Reporter ENERGY Tue, 24 Jan 2017 16:22:00 +0200 440709 1485270229 1485267720 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Opinion: South Africa at an electricity crossroads http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/opinion-south-africa-at-a-electricity-crossroads-2017-01-23 Creamer Media Reporter ELECTRICITY Mon, 23 Jan 2017 12:00:00 +0200 440515 1485167657 1485165600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000619458_resized_robjeffrey1022.jpeg Rob Jeffrey 511 287